Our Audiologists & Staff

Dr. Paul Brueggeman, Au.D, CCC-A

Dr. Paul Brueggeman, Au.D, CCC-A

Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Paul Brueggeman has spent over 16+ years as a clinical audiologist focusing his clinical work on hearing aid fittings and the rehabilitation of hearing for people with hearing loss. He has written numerous articles on topics involving hearing rehabilitations, as well as two academic textbook chapters. Dr. Brueggeman is dedicated to ensuring that your needs are met and will work diligently to provide the most excellent hearing care possible. Paul is a native of South Dakota who has spend his career serving the needs of those with hearing loss. He and his wife have two boys and live in Sioux Falls where they enjoy biking, camping and traveling. Dr. Brueggeman also enjoys mountain biking, watching SDSU football and autocross racing.

Kate Layne, PSC

Kate Layne, PSC

Patient Services Coordinator

Kate was born in Sioux Falls, SD and has lived here ever since. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in July of 2020 – her internship in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina was quickly put to a stop due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Kates vast background in Hospitality has allowed her to succeed in her previous positions as well as her current position as a PSC here in Sioux Falls.

Whether it’s your first hearing appointment or your 10th, you will be greeted by Kate with a smile that’ll put you at ease and make your visit as easy as can be.

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Customer Reviews

I had a very good visit at Sound Decision yesterday. I was helped quickly, my hearing aids were updated, and everyone was helpful and friendly.

Jean McCusker, on Google

First time ever having hearing aids and Paul made sure I understood everything and found me the best aids for the money to help my journey to being able to hear again. Would definitely recommend Paul and Kate for the services they provide.

Bill Manger, on Google

Dr. Paul Brueggeman from the beginning made me feel at ease with my new journey into hearing devices. After my consultation, he discussed with me the tinnitus and the loss of low frequencies and explained what technology could do to change that for me,I was skeptical but wanted to stay...

Joe Stiller, on Google

This is Bonnie using Doug’s Google account to do survey. Sound Decision is a wonderful place. The employees are top notch and make you feel so welcome. They explained everything that was happening with my hearing. Dr Paul was extremely thorough. Dr Paul explained the whole hearing tests. Wish was...

D G, on Google

Dr Paul has been great! Our child was diagnosed with hearing loss and he has been great along the way! He has answered all of our questions and been absolutely wonderful with our child! They are amazing and I would recommend them over the larger companies, we have been to...

Stephanie Langel, on Google

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