Meet The American Institute of Balance – Clinic Staff

Richard E. Gans, Ph.D

Founder and executive director of The American Institute of Balance, one of the largest balance centers in the U.S.A. Dr. Gans received his Ph.D. from... Read More

Sara Jagger, Au.D

Dr. Jagger, Au.D. is the Chief Medical Officer for the AIB Clinics and is a senior AIB Education faculty member. She obtained her Bachelor of... Read More

Darren Kurtzer, Au.D.

Dr. Kurtzer, Au.D. is AIB’s Director of Sports, Concussion and Wellness Programs. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from York University in Toronto, Canada... Read More

Hannah McLeod, Au.D.

Hannah McLoed Doctor of Audiology, Utah State University

Spencer Reeder, Au.D.

Doctor of Audiology

Derek Gavin, Au.D.

Derek Gavin Doctor of Audiology

Lynn Sumerson, D.O.

Lynn F. Sumerson D.O. - Ear, Nost & Throat Professor Emeritus – Otolaryngology Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Kathy Kounnas, PT, DPT

Kathy Kounnas AIB’s Rehabilitation Curriculum Coordinator is involved in the development and presentation of the Institute’s rehabilitation topics.  Kathy’s focus is to ensure that all theoretical and... Read More

Jim Eimer, PT

Jim has been a licensed physical therapist in New York, West Virginia, and Florida for 15 years. He has worked in a wide variety of... Read More

Joey Sakumura

Joey Sakumura - 4th Year Resident - Audiology Fourth Year Resident University of Kansas

Brittany Fauble

Brittany Fauble - 4th Year Resident - Audiology Fourth Year Resident Florida State University Gallaudet University

Ginnette Afanador

Ginnette Afanador - 4th Year Resident - Audiology Fourth Year Resident University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus