Our Hearing Professionals
Dr. Al Helbig, AuD
Dr. Al Helbig is also a Pierre native blessed to be able to serve the community he grew up in. In 2005 he pursued a B.A. in biology and communication disorders at Augustana College of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and upon completion in 2009, he attended the University of Nebraska–Lincoln to obtain his doctorate in audiology (Au.D.). Dr. Helbig enjoys serving his community’s hearing needs and specializes in diagnostic hearing evaluations, hearing aid fitting, and comprehensive balance assessment. Dr. Helbig and his wife Alicia have 2 children and are active with local youth ministry as well as any and all outdoor activities.
Michael Colleran, M.A.
Michael Colleran completed his Masters in audiology in 1976 at the University of South Dakota. He is board certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), and specializes in adult testing, balance and adult hearing instrument fittings. Michael Colleran is a hometown boy who came back to his roots to provide audiology and hearing services to his community.
Cori Clements, BC HIS
Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist
Born in Wyoming, but grew up in all places in-between Alaska and South Dakota, Cori has resided in Pierre since 2011. In 2017, she completed her training as a hearing instrument specialist through the International Institute of Hearing Instrument Studies. She is licensed by the state of South Dakota Board of Hearing Aid Dispensers and Audiologists and strives to keep up with all aspects of technology to better assist our patients. When she's not in the office, Cori can be found in her Jeep with her camera close by, looking for the next photo to take.