Meet the Team

We went into audiology to do one thing: Help improve the lives of our patients.

Finding the right hearing aids for you is about more than restoring your hearing. It’s about empowering you to enjoy your ideal lifestyle. Whether you’re a swimmer or a theater-goer, we’ll work with you to find a hearing aid that gets you back into the life you want to live.

Cathy Messina, M.A./CCC-A, Audiologist/Owner

Cathy Messina, M.A./CCC-A

Cathy earned her Master’s degree in Audiology from Louisiana State University in 1986.

She became interested in audiology after learning about how hearing loss affects speech and language. She is nationally certified with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and licensed by the Louisiana Board of Examiners for Speech and Audiology. Her work experience includes working in the school system, a non-profit clinic, a hospital setting and private practice.

Cathy loves spending time with her family. She also spends her free time swimming laps, going on hiking trips, gardening and reading.

Leslie Domma, Au.D./CCC-A, Audiologist

Leslie Domma, Au.D./CCC-A

Leslie Domma earned her Master’s degree in Communication Disorders from Louisiana State University in 1997 and her Doctorate of Audiology from the Arizona School of Health Sciences in 2005.

She is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and licensed by the Louisiana Board of Examiners for Speech and Audiology. Leslie has practiced in the Baton Rouge area for 23 years. During this time she worked in physicians’ offices, the university setting and the private practice setting. Her experience includes audiological and balance testing as well as hearing aid fittings and aural rehabilitation.

Leslie has been married for almost 25 years to David, and together they have raised two daughters. In her free time, she enjoys spending time at the beach with family and friends as well as antique shopping.

Shannon Alongi, Office Manager

Shannon Alongi
Office Manager

Shannon is beginning her tenth year as office manager for ACL Hearing and Balance.

Some of her many duties include scheduling appointments, filing insurance claims, and cleaning and troubleshooting hearing aids.

She loves working out at the gym and will travel countless miles for a good garage sale. Her favorite pastime is fishing with her husband and attending Nascar races in their RV.

Her biggest joy in life, besides her four children and grandchildren, is teaching Sunday School and working with the youth at church for the last 20 years. Philippians 4:13

Mallorie Lea, Central Office Assistant

Mallorie Lea
Central Office Assistant

Mallorie is our front desk receptionist at our Central office.

She has a big heart and loves to help others which is what motivates her every day. She especially has a soft spot for helping and working with the elderly, as she can learn so much from their life stories.

Mallorie spends her free time coaching her son’s basketball game, spending time with family, and going to NASCAR races. She also loves playing video games with her son, as she has just recently discovered her addiction to them.

Hearing Loss Affects Your Health

Hearing Loss Affects Your Health

Don’t wait to get treatment.

ACL Hearing & Balance

Baton Rouge, LA

7952 Goodwood BlvdBaton Rouge, LA 70806

Call or Text: 225-529-0450Fax: 225-927-7910

Mon - Fri, 8:00am – 4:30pm

Central, LA

11424 Sullivan Rd Bldg A
Suite B-2 Central
Baton Rouge, LA 70818

Call or Text: 225-438-8520Fax: 225-927-7910

Wed, 9:00am – 3:00pm
Thurs, 8:00am – 4:30pm

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