Proud to Be Your Vail Valley Audiologist
Dr. Rinn prides herself on striving to be the premier audiologist in the mountains of Colorado. What sets Vail Valley Hearing Center apart from other hearing centers is Dr. Rinn’s professionalism and her close attention to personalized care. Dr. Rinn listens to each patient’s individuals needs in order to customize a treatment plan for them.
Dr. Rinn is a certified and licensed Doctor of Audiology who has been providing hearing health care services since 1991. She obtained her master’s degree in audiology from California State University, Long Beach in 1990.
She went on to receive her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) from the world-renowned House Ear Clinic in Los Angeles, CA in 1991. She continued to work at the House Ear Clinic for the next 3 years where she helped many hearing impaired patients.
In 1994, she accepted a directorship at the Portland Otologic Clinic in Portland, Oregon, where she worked with Dr. John Epley. Dr. Epley is well known for his expertise in developing successful treatment procedures for patients with balance disorders.
In 1998 Dr. Rinn moved to Colorado to be closer to her home state of Wyoming.
She acquired the Arvada Hearing Center in 1998 where she has been providing hearing health care services for the past 19yrs. In the fall of 2013, Dr. Rinn and her family moved to the Vail Valley to enjoy the mountain lifestyle. In the spring of 2015, Vail Valley Hearing Center opened and Dr. Rinn has been splitting her time between the two practices. In November 2016, Dr. Rinn received her Doctorate of Audiology degree (Au.D.) from AT Still University in Mesa, AZ.
After commuting to the Denver metro area for almost 4yrs., Dr. Rinn sold the Arvada practice in March 2017. This has allotted her more time with her family and to focus on growing her Vail Valley audiology practice.
- Fellow member of the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- Fellow member of the American Academy of Audiology Association (AAA)
- Fellow member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA)
As an audiologist, Dr. Rinn assists individuals in leading a more active, healthy, fulfilling lives through improving their hearing health. Connecting people and improving their quality of life is what Dr. Rinn loves most about what she does.
Outside the office, Dr. Rinn enjoys attending her daughter’s sporting events and spending time with her family.
Linda has an extensive background in professional administration. Having worked as an office manager, administrative specialist, accounting clerk, secretary and receptionist, she started working for Arvada Hearing Center in 2009. Linda will continue to answer the phones at Vail Valley Hearing Center and will assist in billing patient’s health insurance.
Excelling in the human interaction element of her position, Linda draws from varied background to bring excellent personalized care to our patients as well as high-level organization skills with regard to appointments and insurance handling.
As a result of having been employed by both large and small companies, Linda feels that Vail Valley Hearing Center is by far the most people-centered business she has had the privilege of working with.
Because of the high-quality audiology services Dr. Rinn provides and her complete commitment to patient satisfaction, Linda is very proud to be a dedicated member of the team.