Our Hearing Healthcare Providers in Lakewood, CO

Bringing improved hearing and better communication to our patients’ lives is our passion at Modern Audiology of Lakewood. We understand that the way you live, your personal hearing needs, and the better-hearing goals you have for yourself are unique. This understanding allows our team of experienced audiologists and hearing instrument specialists to craft personalized and comprehensive hearing solutions tailored to your specific requirements. We want to help you find the perfect hearing aids in Lakewood for your lifestyle and needs. If you’re looking for repair services for your hearing aids in Lakewood, Modern Audiology is ready to help!


Zach Zells | Modern Audiology Lakewood



Modern Audiology is excited to welcome Zach to our Modern Audiology Lakewood team. Zach is an Audiologist who provides a full range of audiological services. He completed his undergraduate degrees in finance and communicative sciences and disorders at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan and his doctoral work at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.

In his free time, Zach enjoys watching his alma matter on game days, hiking, skiing, and traveling with his family.

Personal Philosophy:

“Utilize my enthusiasm and positive energy to provide an exceptional hearing healthcare experience. My professional goal is to provide consistent, evidence-based care with upfront and transparent pricing.”

Office Hours:

Monday/Thursday – 7:30am-5:00pm
Friday – 7:30am-2:00pm

Sam Pennington | Modern Audiology Lakewood



Dr. Sam Pennington completed his undergraduate degree in Linguistics at Indiana University and his doctoral work at the University of Northern Colorado. Sam is committed to helping patients navigate the issues and concerns that come with hearing loss and helping them arrive at the solution that works best for their individual needs. Sam also strives to help those in the Denver community who are underserved and need better access to hearing healthcare, including Denver’s Spanish-speaking population. Outside the office Dr. Pennington enjoys spending time with his wife, Suzy, and son, Julian, being outdoors, playing tennis, and baking.

Randy Smith | Modern Audiology Lakewood


Hearing Aid Instrument Specialist

Modern Audiology is excited to welcome Randy to our Lakewood team. Randy is a Hearing Instrument Specialist providing a full range of audiological services. He completed his bachelor’s degree at Northeast Louisiana University in Monroe, Louisiana and master’s work at McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

In his free time, Randy enjoys hiking, biking and traveling in his RV with his wife Amy and dogs, Gofer and

Personal Philosophy:

“Committed to keeping up with the numerous advances in hearing healthcare services to ensure we have the wisdom, experience, and skills necessary to provide you with the best hearing care!”

Office Hours:

By Appointment

Hearing Services Offered at Modern Audiology of Lakewood:

Hearing Tests in Lakewood:

Our audiologists utilize state-of-the-art technology to conduct comprehensive hearing tests, precisely assessing your hearing abilities across the entire frequency spectrum. This allows us to identify even the slightest hearing loss and pinpoint the specific areas where your hearing may be compromised. Early detection of hearing loss is crucial, as it enables us to intervene promptly and effectively, potentially preventing further hearing decline.

Hearing Aid Evaluations in Lakewood:

We understand the importance of selecting the appropriate hearing aid. Our audiologists perform very thorough hearing evaluations, keeping your lifestyle and preferences in mind. This allows us to pinpoint the ideal hearing aid solution for your specific hearing loss needs. Choose from our extensive selection of cutting-edge hearing aids from top manufacturers, granting you access to the latest advancements in auditory technology.

Tinnitus Treatment in Lakewood:

Tinnitus, often described as a ringing or buzzing sensation in the ears, can be a distressing and disruptive condition. Our audiologists are dedicated to helping individuals manage tinnitus symptoms and improve their quality of life. We offer personalized treatment plans that may include sound therapy, hearing aids specifically programmed to address tinnitus, tinnitus retraining therapy, and counseling to help you cope with the emotional aspects of the condition.

Hearing Aid Selection and Fitting in Lakewood:

Our hearing instrument specialists are experts in selecting and fitting hearing aids in Lakewood, that provide optimal performance and comfort. We take the time to understand your unique hearing needs and preferences, meticulously evaluating your ear canals and discussing various hearing aid styles and technologies. We then carefully fit your chosen hearing aids, ensuring a secure and comfortable fit that maximizes your hearing potential.

Hearing Aid Repairs and Maintenance in Lakewood:

Modern Audiology of Lakewood offers reliable hearing aid repair and maintenance services to keep your devices functioning optimally. Our experienced technicians can address a wide range of issues, from minor repairs to more complex troubleshooting. We understand that dependable hearing aids are essential for clear communication, and we strive to provide prompt and efficient service to minimize any disruption to your daily life. If you need repairs for your hearing aids in Lakewood, Modern Audiology is here to help!

Custom Ear Molds in Lakewood:

Custom ear molds are versatile tools that offer numerous benefits, including hearing protection, hearing enhancement, and water protection. Our specialists create custom ear molds tailored to your specific needs, using high-quality materials for a comfortable and secure fit. Whether you require ear protection for loud work environments, custom ear molds for musicians to preserve hearing while performing, or swim plugs for comfortable and safe water activities, we can create the perfect solution for you.

Dizziness Evaluation in Lakewood:

Dizziness and balance issues can significantly impact daily life, often stemming from inner ear problems. Our audiologists perform comprehensive dizziness evaluations to identify the underlying causes of your symptoms accurately. This may involve specialized tests and examinations to pinpoint the root of the problem precisely, allowing us to develop targeted treatment strategies to effectively manage your dizziness and improve your balance.

Aural Rehabilitation in Lakewood:

Aural rehabilitation programs are designed to help individuals adapt to hearing aids and maximize their hearing potential. At Modern Audiology of Lakewood, we offer personalized rehabilitation programs tailored to your specific needs and goals. This may include training on how to use your hearing aids effectively in various listening environments, communication strategies to enhance clarity, and techniques to improve your ability to understand speech.