Dr. Ryan Bullock has been with South Bay Hearing since November 2012. During his time at South Bay Hearing, Dr. Bullock has been a Provider of Distinction for 2013 and 2014 by consistently demonstrating elite levels of patient care and satisfaction. He is a guest presenter at conferences held by Audigy across the country every year.
Dr. Bullock received his Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) degree from Missouri State University in 2012. As part of his residency at the Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, he treated patients at the Nashville VA, Alvin C. York VA, and Vanderbilt University. His doctoral project focused on noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) in unsuspecting populations. During his education, Dr. Bullock served for two years as the state coordinator for the Healthy Hearing Program of the Missouri Special Olympics organization. He has also worked with Missouri State University on streamlining the newborn hearing-screening programs for hospitals in the state of Missouri.
Dr. Bullock has been board certified by the American Board of Audiology since 2013. Dr. Bullock is a past national president of the Student Academy of Audiology (SAA) and has served on the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) board of directors as well as on the American Academy of Audiology Foundation (AAAF) board of directors. In 2011, he founded Swim To Hear, a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising hearing loss awareness and educating the public on the help that is available through audiology. As a former collegiate swimmer, he enjoys competitive swimming in the Southern California region and was the overall winner of the 2014 Dwight Crum Pier to Pier two-mile ocean swim.