Dr. Lucas West received his Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D.) from the prestigious program for Communications Sciences and Disorders at Syracuse University, in 2016 and his Bachelor of Sciences degree in Audiology from the Department of Communications Sciences and Disorders at University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2009. He has completed his residency at Northwell Health Hearing and Speech Center in New Hyde Park (Formerly Northshore LIJ), NY, where he worked with a diverse population of patients and gained extensive experience in Audiological testing, specialized testing of the central nervous system, the central and peripheral auditory and vestibular system, Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) testing, Electrocochleography, electronystagmography, balance and dizziness diagnosis and treatment.
Dr. West is passionate about helping patients achieve their optimum hearing and communication needs. He provides a top quality service through his extensive knowledge of state of the art hearing devices, assistive listening devices, and aural rehabilitation. Other areas of interest include Tinnitus Retraining Therapy (TRT) to provide relief to patients who suffer from ringing in their ears who have otherwise not benefited from other therapies, custom hearing protection for police and fire department personnel, shooters, custom ear molds for sleep to remove the sounds of snoring and city noise as well as custom In Ear Monitors for musicians and audiophiles.
Dr. West holds licensure in New York State as an Audiologist and Hearing Aid Dispenser.