Dr. Lyn Rushton received a B.S. in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Auburn University, a Masters of Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Georgia and a Doctorate in Audiology from A.T. Still University.
Dr. Rushton has held a variety of audiology positions in the metro Atlanta area. She has worked with pediatric through geriatric patients, conducted the ABR screenings for a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, dispensed hearing aids and conducted vestibular tests and diagnostic ABR. She also worked as a pediatric audiologist and performed threshold ABR’s for infants and children, dispensed hearing aids and assistive listening devices. Dr. Rushton has been the owner of an Industrial Audiology practice and also a consultant for a local school system’s Hearing Impaired program and has supervised Audiologists during their Doctorate Externships.
Dr. Rushton joined Advanced ENT in 2012 and conducts diagnostic audiology evaluations. She has a special interest in Tinnitus Retraining Therapy, and has brought that aspect of her practice to our center in 2012. She has trained extensively at regional and national conferences and is now a regional referral destination for tinnitus sufferers. Dr. Rushton provides testing and counseling for tinnitus patients as well as fitting with sound generators if needed.
Dr. Rushton is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology, a member of the Georgia Academy of Audiology, the American Tinnitus Association and holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology from the American Speech and Hearing Association. She is licensed to practice in the state of Georgia.