“My goal is to help patients return to a lifestyle they desire despite hearing loss.”
Suzanne Bilse comes to work each day at
Marshfield Clinic focused on improving the
lives of her patients. Whether it’s maintaining
their lifestyle or returning to a lifestyle they
once enjoyed, Suzanne is as passionate
about her job as an audiologist today as
she was when she chose this as a career
path in her early twenties.
“I realized after completing my undergraduate
degree in Communication Disorders that
working with the hearing impaired was
fulfilling and the need was great,” she says.
Suzanne earned her undergraduate and
graduate degrees from UW Stevens Point,
and her doctorate degree from the
Arizona School of Health Sciences in Mesa,
Suzanne is based at the Eau Claire Center,
but spends part of her time seeing
patients in Menomonie. “Marshfield Clinic
has a great reputation and I always wanted
to return to my home area to build my
Suzanne says great advancements have
been made in hearing aids and she is seeing
younger patients in recent years. “I am here
to help my patients make the right choices
regarding their hearing health,” she says.
Suzanne and husband Tom are raising
their three children in Menomonie. When
not attending her children's school and
sports activities, her family rarely misses a
Packer or Brewer game. Suzanne also
enjoys reading, cooking and photography.