MEET THE TEAM
Better hearing and a better quality of life can be yours for many years with the help of the right hearing professional. At Accent on Hearing, we pride ourselves on developing long-term relationships with our patients. Relationships based on unsurpassed personal service that begins the first time you walk through our doors and continues long after your initial appointment.
Call us today at 303-720-7421.
Joanne LaPorta, M.A., CCC-A, FAAA
Audiologist & Owner
Joanne LaPorta is the Director and Founder of Accent on Hearing, Inc. She earned her Masters Degree at the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1985 and has been practicing audiology ever since; working in the New York metropolitan area for over ten years prior to her move to Colorado in 1995. Joanne is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed by the State of Colorado. She is a Fellow in the American Academy of Audiology and is a board certified member of both the Colorado Academy of Audiology and the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists. She is devoted to offering the highest levels of service with outstanding professional expertise and training. Joanne takes pride in her beautiful family including her husband, John and their three sons, Sean, Patrick, and Brian.
Please allow me to introduce myself; my name is Elizabeth Martinez and I am currently working at Accent on Hearing! I am originally from south Florida near Lake Okeechobee. I attended the University of South Alabama in Mobile to complete my Doctorate of Audiology course work. I am finishing my Doctorate degree as an intern for the next year.
While completing my externship here at Accent on Hearing, I look forward to working directly with patients to enrich their lives as well as mine. I’m extremely excited to be part of the Accent on Hearing family for the next year and I’m looking forward to meeting the entire Accent on Hearing client family.
Irena brings over fifteen years of healthcare office administration experience to our practice. Irena manages the billing and accounts receivables, scheduling, referrals, practice marketing, and serves as a liaison to our colleagues and area physicians. Originally from California, Irena and her husband, Dustin, moved to Colorado in 1997 and have lived in Castle Rock since 1999. They have two beautiful, young daughters, Julia and Ava.