Rockville, MD Hearing Clinic
For the last 13 years, our Rockville, MD Live Better Hearing office has served the hearing health needs of individuals in Montgomery County. In addition to being the home of our practice, this historic city derived its name from Rock Creek, which offers a regional park with trails and streams.
Located in the Rockville North Bethesda region on northbound MD-355, our office is just south of the White Flint Mall. Located in a set of professional buildings, our office is in the taller of the two in suite 210. We strive to provide the complete patient experience, which is why we have convenient parking in front of the building or in the back. The rear parking lot also offers a second entrance into our building. You can visit our team five days a week – from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Meet Our Audiologists & Hearing Care Providers
Dr. Alanna Schloss
Dr. Schloss graduated from the University of Maryland. Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Hearing and Speech Sciences from the University of Maryland in 2017. Alanna enjoys getting to know her patients and loves that audiology allows her to connect with people of all ages. She treasures knowing that by providing personalized hearing healthcare, there is a significant improvement in a patient’s quality of life. Alanna’s capstone project, titled “Role of the Auditory Periphery in Self-Assessment of Hearing Abilities in Younger and Older Adults,” is currently under review to be published in Hearing Research. Additionally, she has presented posters regarding her research at the American Auditory Society and Association for Research in Otolaryngology annual conferences. Her clinical rotations include the Kennedy Krieger Institute, NIH, and Live Better Hearing. In her free time, Alanna likes listening to live music, playing the guitar, and spending time with friends, family, and her dog, Quinn.
Dr. Glenn Elms
Dr. Glenn Elms is an audiologist at the Rockville, MD office. He is originally from Arizona and moved to the east coast with his fiancé for graduate school. He graduated with a doctorate in Audiology from Salus University in Elkins Park, PA in 2021. He graduated from undergraduate at the University of Arizona cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences and a Bachelor of Arts in German.His main interests include tinnitus and testing and hearing aid services for adult and pediatric patients. He enjoys speaking with patients to find out more about their daily life and help to recommend the best course of treatment.He was President of the Student Academy of Doctors of Audiology in 2021, focusing on advocating for increased patient access to audiology services. In his spare time, Dr. Elms enjoys traveling, kayaking, hiking, and spending his spare time with his fiancée and their two cats.
- B.S. in Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences from the University of Arizona
- B.A. in German from the University of Arizona
- Au.D. from Salus University
- Licenses & Certifications
- Maryland Audiology License
- Pennsylvania Audiology License
- Member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology
- Fellow Member of the American Academy of Audiology
Dr. Lauren Wright
Dr. Lauren Wright received her Doctor of Audiology degree (Au.D.) at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, and her undergraduate degree at Towson University in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology with a minor in Deaf Studies. She is proficient in American Sign Language. She is also an expert in vestibular testing, hearing aids, and comprehensive diagnostic audiological assessments.
Dr. Wright has a passion for helping others communicate with their loved ones. And she strives to provide the best patient care and experience possible for every patient she sees at every appointment.
Dr. Wright can be found on a basketball or volleyball court or cuddled up with her dogs reading a good book in her free time.