Dr. Matthew Wetmore earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Illinois State University as a special Education major, specializing in Deaf Education. After working in Deaf Education, he decided to pursue his education further to obtain his doctorate degree in Audiology.
Upon completing his undergraduate coursework, Dr. Wetmore taught for two years as an itinerant teacher of the deaf where he worked with children of various ages with hearing loss. He then decided to pursue his passion of becoming an audiologist at Illinois State University. Matthew was an active member of the Student Academy of Audiology (SAA) devoting two years as the Chair of Community Outreach in his local chapter.
Dr. Wetmore was born with hearing loss and successfully utilizes a cochlear implant and hearing aid. His clinical experience features a broad array of services ranging from pediatrics through adults. He enjoys developing relationships with his patients and helping them navigate the various challenges of hearing loss and bringing the joy of communication back into their lives.
Dr. Wetmore grew up in Macomb, Illinois and currently resides in the Phoenix area. He loves spending time with his beautiful wife and daughter. His hobbies include running, cycling, and hiking outdoors. He is excited to be part of Happy Ears Hearing Center’s team of audiologists in serving the community.