Our Staff

Theresa Sokol Shevetz, Au.D

Doctor of Audiology

Theresa Shevetz has worked as a clinical audiologist for Echo Hearing Systems & Audiology since opening in 2001. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Communicative Disorders and Sciences from State University of New York at Geneseo in 1998 and went on to obtain her Master’s degree in Audiology from The Ohio State University in 2000. She received a Doctorate of Audiology degree through Salus University in 2006 and is currently taking classes to become certified in tinnitus management. Theresa is a member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology and the American Academy of Audiology.

Raised in Attica, NY, she enjoys spending time with her kids and attending all of their sporting events. Dr. Shevetz lives in Columbus, OH with her husband, 3 sons and dog Reesie.

Fellow: American Academy of Audiology

Audiology Degree: Pennsylvania College of Optometry & Audiology, Elkins Park, PA

Masters Degree: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Bachelor’s Degree: State University of New York at Geneseo

Affiliations: Ohio Academy of Audiology

Karyn Sokol Flynn, Au.D, FAAA

Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Karyn Flynn grew up in a small town in Western New York. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communicative Disorders and Sciences from SUNY Geneseo in 2000 and her Master’s Degree from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio in 2002. She received her Doctorate of Audiology from Salus University in 2007. Dr. Flynn has been working at Echo Hearing Systems and Audiology for 16 years and enjoys educating her patients about hearing loss and current technology in hearing aids. “It really is special when you see that your work is helping improve someone’s quality of life.” Dr. Flynn has been a member of the Academy of Audiology for many years.

In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, Sean, and their three children.

Fellow: American Academy of Audiology

Audiology Degree: Pennsylvania College of Optometry & Audiology, Elkins Park, PA

Masters Degree: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Bachelor’s Degree: State university of New york at Geneseo

Affiliations: Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Ohio Academy of Audiology

Taylor Verba, Au.D., CCC-A, FAAA, CH-TM

Doctor of Audiology, Certificate Holder - Tinnitus Management

Taylor Verba comes from the Appalachian region of Ohio along the Ohio River. She completed both her undergraduate and doctorate of audiology from Ohio University in Athens. Dr. Verba has worked in a variety of clinical settings including, the Pittsburgh Veterans Affairs, neurotology, and private practice. Dr. Verba is committed to providing excellent care and finding a personalized treatment for each patient, She takes time to build relationships with her patients and their families by listening to their stories and concerns.

Dr. Verba decided to pursue audiology since communication is what helped heal her grandfather after he suffered from a stroke and, as a result, lost his speech and hearing ability. She was able to be a part of the rehabilitation process with the use of devices and witness firsthand how empowering and life changing audiology can be.

Dr. Verba  specializes in tinnitus because it is a collaborative approach, very individualized treatment, and holistic practice. Tinnitus is common and affects a huge population of people. Every day, there are new opportunities to problem solve creatively and scientifically.

Dr. Verba and her family moved back to Ohio after exploring  Arizona for a few years. When she is not helping patients, she and her husband enjoy spending time with their new baby boy,  two cats and Great Dane, hiking, and watching Ohio football.

Patient Reviews

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4.9 out of 5 Stars based on 325 Reviews on Google.

Read what some of our patients have to say about our staff and our office!

Very professional. I’ve always liked feeling real good with my visit and the doctor doing something right I can hear

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Jack Clark, on Google

Awesome experience. Karyn Flynn is fantastic. I learned so much about hearing loss and the newest technology in hearing aids. She's the best!

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MARLENE MCCORMICK, on Google

Dr. Flynn is the BEST! I've been a patient at Echo Hearing for about 16 years and appreciate the professional and knowledgeable care provided by Dr. Karyn Flynn and Dr. Theresa Shevetz. I highly recommend this Practice! Mary Ellen Mazak

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Andrew Mazak, on Google

Waiting time was great Karyn was great made me feel comfortable she went and helped me so much talking me through my difficulty of hearing she was great I'd recommend going here great experience I needed thank you Echo Hearing Systems and Employees 😊

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J c, on Google

I recently obtained new hearing aids from Echo Hearing & Audiology. So far, I have been very satisfied with the hearing aids, the initial hearing exam, and the service I have received from Dr. Karyn Sokol Flynn.

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Pat Ott, on Google

Fantastic experience! I took my Dad to have his hearing evaluated and to select hearing aids. Our audiologist Theresa was wonderful— friendly and efficient. Thank you, Echo and Theresa, for making this a smooth process for us!

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jenn guy, on Google

Dr Shevetz goes above and beyond. I brought in a pair of older hearing aids to my appointment (by mistake) and she troubleshooted and fixed them even though I had not purchased that particular pair of aids from her. She then suggested I might benefit from getting a new pair...

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Tom Harris, on Google

My hearing aid started making a funny sound, right before I was to go out of town. Theresa Shevetz saw me right away, gave me a loaner, and sent the hearing aid out for repair. As always, she was professional, helpful, and on top of things. My trip was saved!...

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Allison Kunze, on Google

Teresa is terrific! More than a year ago, I had to have a broken receiver wire replaced on one of my hearing aids, on short notice, prior to taking a trip overseas. I didn't purchase the hearing aids from Echo but much to my relief, Teresa fit me into her...

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Dan Christie, on Google

I can not say enough about the care that was given to my 96 year old Mom. Theresa was so kind and patient with us. She is so very knowledgeable about the vast array of products and found just the right hearing aid and additional aides to help my mom....

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Debra Feeney, on Google

Teresa always pays attention to the details and I leave the office satisfied with the quality and service of the visit. They are top notch and I would recommend Echo Hearing to anyone that is looking for a great partner. Mike K.

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Mike Kasas, on Google

Picked up new “second” set or spare set of hearing aids. Whole appointment was very prompt, thorough, and efficient. New “aids were adjusted to levels of my current ones and all is well. Would recommend Echo to anyone looking for hearing aids.

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Richard Anderson, on Google

I have use the services of Echo Hearing for the last 10 years at least and they are superb I normally see Teresa Sokol, one of the owners. They are personable professional, and always take excellent care of me. I recommend them highly without any reservations to anybody who needs...

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Howard Fradkin, Ph.D., on Google

I was impressed with the appointment. I must say it was the best Doctors appointment I've ever had. I'm usually a little nervous when I'm in a Doctors office. But this one was different, I felt relaxed. All of my questions were answered. All the explanations about the hearing aids...

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Eddie Williams, on Google

Karen is very thorough and well prepared . She explained everything I need to know and is very professional as well as patient taking the time to make sure I have a through understanding of everything . She’s the best!

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David Ruddock, on Google

1) the scheduler was extremely pleasant and friendly, and very knowledgeable about my preferred Echo location. She even wished me an early birthday. 2) Karen is always extremely helpful and explores every problem solving option to rectify any hearing aid issue I have. She is a joy to talk, and...

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Adelyn Thomas, on Google

I've been going to Echo Hearing ever since I first had concerns about my hearing (for over 5 years). The staff are doctoral level audiologists who are experts in thier field. Have had nothing but good experiences. I highly recommend them.

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Betsy D, on Google

Echo Hearing has been my Audioligist since I started having hearing issues. So for around 12-14 years I have grown very close to Karen Sokol. She has been the most AMAZING Dr. in my long list of Doc’s. I’ve always received the best care, best guidance in picking what’s best...

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Teddy Edstrom, on Google

I thought that the audiologist did a thorough job with my hearing test and explained the results really well. The hearing test was informative and Ashley was very helpful in answering my questions about differences in hearing aids. She answered questions that I had about hearing aids for a long...

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Michael D'Anniballe, on Google

I have been going there for a few years. The people there are knowledgeable and friendly. They let me know that my hearing aids are still under warranty for another year The testing shows my hearing has only changed a little bit. Some suggestions were made and I was satisfied...

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Al Clapsaddle, on Google

Taylor provides awesome caring service She has made a big difference in my life with perfect hearing!

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mike rust, on Google

I had an excellent experience at Echo Hearing today. The testing didn’t take very long, and Dr. Taylor explained the results clearly. She gave me her recommendation and answered my questions about hygiene. I’m well pleased.

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Lois McAdoo, on Google

The doctor was very easy to understand and she was also very affirming. All questions were answered and she encouraged us to research on our own and made a follow up visit for me next week. Great experience!

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Gloria Bryan, on Google

Some of the best customer service I have received in any business anywhere. I was able to get a somewhat last minute appointment, was seen a bit early, and my issues were solved that had not been at two other hearing aid businesses all while I felt truly listened to,...

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Bialek Family, on Google

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