About Our Practice

For over 25 years, Physicians Hearing Clinic has been an integral part of Shea ENT Clinic. Our approach to hearing healthcare is grounded in evidence-based practice, guaranteeing that our patients receive cutting-edge services supported by the latest advancements in hearing aid technology.


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Hearing assessment

Welcome to Physicians Hearing Clinic

We enjoy helping people reconnect with those they love through better hearing. Our mission is to help you hear better so that you can enjoy every moment of your passions, too. We offer a risk-free trial of hearing aids to ensure a personalized experience tailored to meet your unique hearing needs.

Contact us today to schedule an appointment for a thorough discussion and evaluation of your hearing needs.

About Our Audiologists

Our doctorate-level audiologists are committed to providing evidence-based practices for evaluating and treating hearing concerns.

Patricia McCarty, Au.D. with over 40 years experience

Pat McCarthy, Au.D.

Dr. McCarthy was born and raised in Sarasota, Florida.  She joined Shea ENT Clinic in 1998 bringing with her a wealth of knowledge and experience.  She graduated from the University of Florida in 1978 with a Bachelor of Education in Speech Pathology and Audiology.  In 1979 she received her Masters in Speech Pathology from University of Florida.  In 1982 she went to Duke University Medical Center receiving her Fellowship in Organic Speech Disorders.  Lastly, she earned her Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D.) from the University of Florida in 2002.  Her work has included speech pathology in the Florida school system, 1980-1981, Speech pathology and audiology at Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta GA, (1982-1997).  Dr. McCarthy currently practices audiology at Physician’s Hearing Clinic at Shea ENT Clinic where she has been a dispenser of hearing aids for over 15 years.

Kendra Stebbins, Au.D. Audiologist

Kendra Stebbins, Au.D.

Dr. Stebbins earned her bachelor’s degree in Communication Science and Disorders from Florida State University, where she gained a strong foundation in hearing and speech sciences. She went on to pursue her passion for audiology and earned her Doctorate (Au.D.) at the University of South Florida. During her training, Dr. Stebbins gained extensive clinical experience in the department of otolaryngology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, working with the latest technology and treatment options. She has given a number of presentations at national conferences covering topics like the effects of aging on the auditory system. Dr. Stebbins has a deep commitment to philanthropic efforts on both local and global levels. She currently serves as a clinical director of the Special Olympics Healthy Hearing program. She also provided audiological services to individuals in countries like Guatemala and Ghana, for which she has earned national recognition through the Academy of Audiology.

Meet Our Staff

Jessica Alcala

Jessica is a seasoned Practice Manager bringing forth 20 years of medical office experience. She is known for demonstrating superior organizational and interpersonal skills and influencing clear and effective communication between our office and patients. Jessi is eager and always ready to bring her positive and friendly disposition to Physician’s Hearing Clinic on a daily basis. “I treat each patient as if he/she were my own family member and look forward to greeting each one of them with a smile.” Prior to moving to Sarasota in 2001, Jessi attended Illinois State University where she met her husband Rico of 18 years. In her spare time, she enjoys living the Salt Life while raising their two sons, Avery and Landon.

Our Mission is to Provide a Professional & Honest Approach to Hearing Healthcare

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Experienced Doctors

Our audiologists are experts on hearing. They have doctorate-level clinical training on diagnosing and treating hearing loss.


Professional & Friendly Staff

Our office staff will make your experience with us easy and pleasant from start to finish.


Simple Scheduling

We schedule all next available appointments with you via phone call or email request.


Same Day Appointments

We prioritize same day appointments for emergent hearing and hearing aid needs.


Walk-In's Accepted

Call our office to stop by for any quick hearing aid services or supplies.


No Unexpected Fees

We will inform you of any expected charges prior to your visit.

Better Hearing is Our Mission

Start your journey towards better hearing today.

(941) 342-9494


5432 Bee Ridge Rd Suite 170 Sarasota, FL 34233