Meet the Team

Our Clinicians

Thomas J. Kenny IV MD

Thomas J. Kenny is a board certified otolaryngologist with more than 15 years of experience treating conditions of the ears, nose and throat. Dr. Kenny received his bachelor’s degree from Morningside College in Sioux City before receiving his medical degree from the University of South Dakota. While at Vanderbilt University, he completed his surgical residency and published several research articles on topics such as glycogen depletion and scalp reconstruction.

Sarah P. Powell MD

Sarah P. Powell is a board certified otolaryngologist with more than 10 years of experience treating conditions of the ears, nose and throat. Dr. Powell received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa and her medical degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine. She completed her surgical residency at the University of Florida.

Reason A. Ford MD

Reason A. Ford is a board certified otolaryngologist who has been practicing medicine since 2007. Dr. Ford received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan. He completed his surgical residency at the University of California at Los Angeles.

Stephanie L. Burger MD

Stephanie L. Burger is a board certified otolaryngologist and Sioux Center native. Dr. Burger received her bachelor’s degree from Northwestern College and her medical degree from the University of Iowa, where she went on to complete her surgical residency.

Jessica L. Bowman NP-C

Jessica Bowman is board certified nurse practitioner and a Sioux City native. She earned her registered nursing degree from Western Iowa Tech Community College and her master’s degree in family nurse practitioner from Briar Cliff University. Jessica assists with surgeries and specializes in general and pediatric otolaryngology, in-office procedures and follow up care, and hearing loss.

Maria A. Azpeitia NP-C

Maria earned her Bachelor of Science in nursing as well as her Master of Science in Nursing from Morningside College. She is a certified family nurse practitioner with more than five years of experience in direct patient care.

Our Audiologists

Kevin C. Pons MA, CCC-A

Kevin C. Pons is a certified and licensed audiologist with more than 30 years of experience evaluating and treating hearing loss and hearing related disorders. He earned his bachelor’s degree in speech pathology and audiology in addition to his master’s degree in audiology from the University of Connecticut.

Megan M. Wegher AuD, CCC-A

Dr. Megan Wegher earned her Doctor of Audiology degree from the University of South Dakota. A native of Sergeant Bluff, IA, Dr. Wegher is excited to bring expertise in both pediatric and adult audiology to the Siouxland area. Her areas of interest include pediatric audiology, amplification, and bone-anchored hearing devices. Dr. Wegher is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed in both Iowa and South Dakota.

Adrian M. Aylor AuD, CCC-A

Dr. Adrian Aylor was born and raised in Sioux Falls, SD and earned her Doctor of Audiology degree from the University of South Dakota. She has experience working with both pediatric and adult patients and values patient-centered care. Dr. Aylor enjoys helping individuals with hearing loss and tinnitus find solutions for their communication difficulties through the use of amplification and other assistive listening devices that fit their lifestyle.

Speech Pathologists

Abbie A. Gacke SLP

Originally from Northwest Iowa, Abbie received her B.A. in Communicative and Sciences Disorders and a master’s in Speech Language Pathology from the University of Northern Iowa. She has had considerable professional experience working with children and adults with a variety of communication, voice, and swallowing disorders. Through her previous work in the Chicago area, she has gained specialized experience in treating children and adolescents with complex medical diagnoses heavily impacted by feeding/swallowing disorders, voice disorders, and motor speech disorders.

Sydney R. Kunzweiler SLP

Sydney Kunzweiler is a speech-language pathologist, originally from Northwest Iowa and currently residing in Le Mars with her husband, Jesse. She earned her bachelor’s degree in communication sciences and disorders and her master’s in speech-language pathology from the University of Northern Iowa. During her clinical internships, she gained experience working with children and adults with a variety of communication and swallowing disorders. Sydney’s areas of interest include children with speech sound disorders and expressive/receptive language disorders.

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