Dr. Molly J. Koester earned her bachelor's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Syracuse University and her doctorate in Audiology from Northwestern University.
Dr. Koester completed her clinical externship at Amita Health Ear Institute of Chicago where she gained extensive training in diagnostics, hearing aids, cochlear implants, bone-anchored technology, vestibular disorders and electrophysiology. She continued passion for variety in the field working in a large ENT practice, and Charlotte area hospitals specializing in adult and pediatric diagnostics, adult hearing aids, cochlear implants, neural response telemetry, and bone-anchored technology.
Molly enjoys humanitarian mission trips, and has had the opportunity to diagnose and treat patients with hearing disorders in Ghana, Peru and Honduras. Outside of audiology, she enjoys traveling, running and climbing mountains.
Dr. Koester is licensed to practice audiology in both North and South Carolina and holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-A) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (F-AAA).
Dr. M. Brian Slater earned both his bachelor’s degree and doctorate from The University of Southern Mississippi. He completed his clinical externship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital in Boston, MA. At Brigham and Women’s, he gathered extensive experience in diagnostic audiology, hearing aid programming and repair, vestibular evaluation, and electrophysiology.
The son of an accomplished audiologist from South Mississippi, Dr. Slater brings with him an array of diagnostic and therapeutic skills to provide top quality care to Carolinians with hearing loss.
Aside from audiology and hearing health care, Brian enjoys cooking, hiking, music, and supporting Tottenham Hotspur F.C. and the New Orleans Saints. On the weekends, he can usually be found visiting breweries and hunting down Charlotte’s best pizza.
Dr. Slater is licensed to practice audiology in North Carolina and holds his Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-A) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.