Dr. Smith P.C. and Audibel Hi-Tech Hearing Care Breaking Ground

September 23, 2013/Moline, IL - Two local businesses, Audibel Hi-Tech Hearing Care and Dr. Kevin Smith P.C. are breaking ground on a new facility in the Valley View Drive Corridor of Moline, Illinois. Both businesses, currently neighbors at the Hamilton Heights Medical Building, are joining forces to build their own 4,000 square foot medical center. The official groundbreaking took place on the morning of September 23rd, and construction will begin within the next few weeks.

James Hanerhoff, Audioprosthologist and President of Audibel Hi-Tech Hearing, is looking forward to this expansion. "It will offer both Dr. Smith and I the space we need to better serve our patients.  Both of our practices have the same goal; providing the best possible care based upon individual needs. This new facility will expand upon our abilities to accomplish that goal."

The building will be located at on the corner of Valley View Drive and 36th Avenue/Harvest Drive. Construction will be completed by Daxon Construction and is expected to be completed March-April of 2014.

"I've worked next door to Audibel for years and am looking forward to our practices expanding into the new facility," says Dr. Kevin Smith. "This is a great opportunity for both of us and the land allows us to build a facility that will suit both of our needs perfectly."

Both practices provide care based upon the highest professional standards in their specialty. To learn more about Dr. Smith, please visit www.drsmithdpm.com or call 309-762-7919. For Audibel Hi-Tech Hearing Care, visit www.audibelhi-techhearing.com or call 309-764-3065.


About Dr. Smith -- A Quad-City native, Dr. Kevin Smith, D.P.M. graduated from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, Illinois in 1997. Following an internship at North Chicago Veterans Administration Medical Center, he received surgical training through Catholic Health Partners, which is affiliated with Northwestern School of Medicine in Chicago.  Dr. Smith's primary research has been published in the Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery and Foot and Ankle International.

About James Hanerhoff, BC-HIS, ACA - A native of Central Illinois, Mr. Hanerhoff received his Hearing Instrument Specialists license from the Illinois Department of Public Health in Springfield in 2000.  While working as part of the Hearing Care Team at Tri-County Hearing in Peoria, IL he continued with advanced training while attending the American Academy of Audioprosthology through the International Hearing Society, Livonia, MI.  He received his Audioprosthologist designation in 2003 by the American Council on Education, followed by his national Board certification from N.B.C.H.S., Farmington Hills, MI in 2007.


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