Hillsboro Hearing Center
Gail Swanstrom, AuD
Doctor of Audiology
Hillsboro Hearing Center
Helping you Hear Helping you Hear


Gail Swanstrom is a licensed and certified Doctor of Audiology with 30 years of professional experience. She has specialized training in hearing evaluation & hearing instrument technologies for children & adults. Dr. Swanstrom is dedicated to providing compassionate personalized care to meet the unique hearing needs of each patient.

Gail was raised in southern California and began her professional career as a preschool & primary school teacher. After teaching school in Australia, she moved to Oregon to study Audiology and ultimately opened her practice in Hillsboro in 1981. She and her late husband settled in the West Hills of Portland in 1986 where she still lives today. She is passionate about the environment & enjoys outdoor activities.

Education & Experience

Doctor of Audiology: Central Michigan University, 2004

Master of Science: Portland State University, 1981

Bachelor of Science: Humboldt State University, 1979

Bachelor of Arts: University of California-Irvine, 1972

Licenses: Audiologist

Authorized Dispenser: Widex, Oticon, Unitron, Starkey, ReSound.

Professional Affiliations: Oregon Academy of Audiology, American Academy of Audiology


  • Complete diagnostic hearing evaluations for children & adults (including pure tone air/bone & speech audiometry, otoacoustic emissions, and acoustic impedance measures) to determine the extent & nature of the hearing loss as well as treatment options.
  • Hearing aid evaluations to determine the style & type of technology appropriate for each individual communication & lifestyle needs.
  • Aural rehabilitation counseling to provide for the best communication skills & continued support, including assistive listening technologies.
900 SE Oak Street, Suite 201
Hillsboro, Oregon 97123
Hillsboro Hearing Center (503) 648-8971
Fax (503) 640-6461
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