Gary qualified as a Registered Hearing Aid Audiologist in 1995. In July of 1997 Gary founded his own independent business – ‘Hampshire Direct Hearing’, he rapidly gained respect in the industry from his peers and earned a reputation for honesty, professionalism and customer focused.
Gary’s enthusiasm for helping the hearing impaired has spread to his two Children, Matthew is an Audiologist for the NHS and Lyndsey teaches in a school for the deaf and special needs.
In June 2010 Gary opened a new Centre of Excellence in Chandlers Ford, Southampton where his extensive knowledge of the latest in hearing aid technology and his interest in fitting the more difficult ‘hyperacusis’ hearing losses has given him a highly regarded reputation within the hearing aid industry. He has also completed the Clinical Ear Course at Aston University to enable him to provide an advanced ear care service to his clients.
Gary was invited to become an executive member of the prestigious Association of Independent Hearing Healthcare Professionals (AIHHP), which promotes the highest professional and ethical standards in the independent hearing healthcare sector.