Rhys Kooistra

Registered Audiologist

Rhys became interested in audiology after working for a year performing hearing screening for industrial workers throughout southern BC. He enjoys helping individuals achieve their greatest hearing potential and working with them to find a personalized solution for their listening needs.

Rhys was born and raised in Vernon, BC, had has lived and studied in BC, Alberta, Ontario and Nova Scotia.

He received a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from The King’s University in Edmonton in 2006 and a Master of Clinical Science in Audiology from Western University in London, Ontario, in 2012.

Rhys has also studied music at the University level. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking with his wife and dog, attending Edmonton Symphony Orchestra concerts, and playing guitar, golf and tennis.

Professional Certifications and Memberships

  • Cl.Sc.:Master of Clinical Science
  • Aud: Registered Audiologist, Alberta College of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists
  • Aud(C):Certified Audiologist, Speech-Language and Audiology Canada
  • CAA: Member, Canadian Academy of Audiology