The Concept by Iowa Hearing Aid Centers Grinnell clinic location is headed up by Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialists Kathy Shaw and Stacy Sammons. The Grinnell location is a full-service hearing aid clinic where patients can get hearing aid cleanings, check-ups, and trade-in or purchase new hearing aids. Hearing screenings are free at Concept clinics, so come in and check your hearing with our friendly staff. At Concept, there are no hidden fees, no commitment to buy, and free lifetime follow-up care with purchase. The Grinnell clinic is equipped with the latest technology and newest hearing aids available on the market.
The Concept by Iowa Hearing Aid Centers clinic in Grinnell has been selected two years in a row, 2016 and 2017, for the Best of Grinnell Awards for Audiology.
211 West Street
Grinnell, IA 50112
Clinic and Clinician Hours:
Monday & Tuesday: 9 am – 4 pm
Kathy Shaw – Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist – Oskaloosa, Pella, Grinnell, Centerville
Kathy is one of the most experienced Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist within the Concept family. Previously, Kathy was an operator of a Purebred Simmental Cow/Calf operation as well as working hands-on with the animals. In fact, after her traditional work day is complete, Kathy still works on her farm. Outside of her love of land and animals, Kathy enjoys a variety of activities with her children and grandchildren.
Kathy started at Concept early in its inception in 2002. Because of her years of service, Kathy brings a great deal of expertise to the team. She treasures seeing the life changing moments of patients that bring smiles and even tears. She looks at her position as a way to improve the quality of life for others. Kathy isn’t just part of a family business, she works with family. Her daughter Stacy is a Licensed Hearing Aid Dispenser at the same location, which makes for a unique and efficient team.
Stacy Sammons – Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist – Oskaloosa, Pella, Grinnell, Centerville
Stacy started out as a Clinic Administrator for Concept in 2006. Her passion for the job allowed her to become a Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist in 2011. Stacy loves her job and meeting new Concept patients every day.
Stacy’s dedication comes from seeing the difference she can make in a patients’s daily life. She often witnesses a patient’s face light up when they hear clearly for the first time, finding this to be the most rewarding part of her work. For Stacy, working at Concept means getting to do what she loves everyday. When she’s not pursuing her passion, she spends time with her son, family, and friends.