Bruce Troast, HIS
Hearing Instrument Specialist
Bruce Troast owned a successful hearing aid practice in Bloomfield, NJ for over 32 years, always being an active member in meeting the needs of his community. He has received awards from the Lions Club International and the Starkey Hearing Foundation Angel Aware for his work with the hearing impaired. His quiet, easy and confident demeanor aids him in being able to ease his patients into better hearing. He has fit thousands of hearing aids and is very aware of the concerns of his patients and their loved ones. His goal is to help his patient select the best solution for their hearing loss based on their individual needs and lifestyle. He prides himself on treating his patients like a member of the family! Bruce has based his professional career on the words of our found, William F. Austin that “Life is Worth Hearing!” Better today than yesterday, better tomorrow than today.
Keri Ruf, MA, HIS
New Jersey Supervising Licensee and NJHAD License #957 Keri L. Ruf MA, HIS, completed her master’s degree from New York University and was the previous owner of Loud and Clear Hearing Center. Keri’s passion for over 15 years has been to improve the quality of life for persons with hearing and speech impairments. She entered the hearing field after helping cancer patients learn how to talk after losing their voice boxes to cancer. After learning that certain chemo and radiation treatments can cause hearing loss, Keri wanted to provide full service and education to her patients. She has fit hundreds of hearing aids over the past 15 years and understands the concerns of patients and there families with hearing loss. Keri is able to provide the most innovative hearing solutions and new bluetooth hearing accessories, as well as educate the family and patient to include listening strategies that help in all environments. Keri continues to be actively involved in the community by offering her services to local senior living facilities and providing informal seminars at a number of senior clubs and/or social events. Customer care and satisfaction are a priority for Keri.
Patient Services Coordinator
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I didn't think I was a good candidate for hearing aids until I was properly fitted by Keri Ruf. The difference is amazing and I am very pleased by the service and care I received from Keri.Noralee Pecci, on Google
Keri Ruf has helped me find the right type of hearing aid for my needs. For many years I could not hear out of my right ear, even with hearing aids, but now am able to hear surrounding sounds! Thank you Keri!Diane S, on Google
Keri Ruf is a Licensed Hearing Aid Specialist who is very special. We have been coming to her for many years. My husband purchased his first hearing aids from her 8 or 9 years ago. She helped us with our transition to Florida when we moved from New Jersey so...Rona Eagle, on Google
The thought of purchasing hearing aids was stressful. Keri made this process comfortable by walking me through a difficult situation with compassion, patience and very knowledgeable. She was able to guide me to the devices which would best suit my needs. The follow up visits are also helpful for fine...Deborah Ludwig, on Google
Bit the bullet and brought my 87 year old father for new hearing aids. Everyone at Penta is extremely friendly and professional. Keri, the audiologist, is very personable, definitely knows her stuff and made my father feel like family right away. The hearing aids were pricey compared to the "big...Tiger Stripes, on Google