About Us

Our Mission

As a sister organization with the Ear Institute of Texas, our mission is to connect our patients with the full range of hearing services in the San Antonio community, not only dispensing hearing aids but also offering consultation, training, and ongoing support for each patient who comes through our doors. Our goal is to treat every patient as we would a family member – with experience, understanding, and compassion.
meet our team

Our Team

Lance E. Jackson

M.D., F.A.C.S., Otology/Neurotology—Adult & Pediatric

Dr. Jackson is board-certified in Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, and has a sub-specialty board certification in Neurotology. After growing up in San Antonio, Dr. Jackson attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where he received a degree in electrical/bioelectrical engineering. While there, he performed extensive research in biomedical signal processing, modeling of bioelectric systems, and computer technology, which he applies to continued research in the field of Otology/Neurotology (the study and treatment of the ear and skull base).

Dr. Jackson was granted a full tuition scholarship to attend medical school at Washington University in St. Louis (a top ranked medical school). While there, he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, an honor bestowed to those in the top of their medical school class. He completed his otolaryngology residency at Stanford University, where he and his family enjoyed experiencing the San Francisco Bay Area. He completed a postgraduate fellowship in Otology and Neurotology at the Ear Research Foundation in Florida.

After completing his fellowship and before moving to San Antonio, Dr. Jackson remained at the Ear Research Foundation as Director of Medical Education, enjoying the opportunity to teach physicians in training and perform research.

Dr. Jackson has published many medical journal articles, written text book chapters, and presented at many national meetings. He regularly teaches at an internationally advertised course for Otology/Neurotology in order to train other doctors in his specialty from around the world. His research awards include the John R. Smith Memorial Fund Award. He has published in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine.


Tarun Singh Wadhwa


Dr. Wadhwa is a certified Doctor of Audiology from TX Department of State Health Services. He is also an esteemed fellow member of American Academy of Audiology considered among world’s most prestigious Audiology organizations.

Dr. Wadhwa was born and raised in New Delhi, India. He began practicing Audiology after receiving his Bachelor of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology from New Delhi in 2008. He received his Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D.) from Northern Illinois University, Chicago (2013). During his doctorate studies, he was the recipient of Gold Medal in Audiology, Golden Key International Honor Society Award, Graduate Assistantship and Tuition Scholarship for his academic excellence.

Most recently, Dr. Wadhwa was working as a Head of Department, Audiology at a clinical facility in India.

Dr. Wadhwa is proficient in the evaluation and management of hearing impairment, dizziness/imbalance, as well as tinnitus disorder (ringing in the ears). He specializes in Hearing Aid fitting for adults and children. Dr. Wadhwa is confident in his abilities to improve the quality of life for people suffering from hearing or balance impairments by providing the highest quality patient care.


Tom Call

Au.D., CCC-A

Dr. Tom Call is a certified Doctor of Audiology in the state of Texas and has certification with the American Speech and Hearing Association, a nationally recognized professional credential that represents a level of excellence in the field of audiology.

Dr. Call was born and raised in Utah, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics at Brigham Young University (2011), his Bachelor of Science in Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education at Utah State University (2015), and his Doctorate of Audiology at Utah State University (2019).

He has clinical experience in hearing loss, hearing aids, cochlear implants, vestibular disorders, and intraoperative monitoring in Salt Lake City, UT and Las Vegas, NV. At the Ear Institute of Texas, Dr. Call specializes in hearing loss in both adults and children, providing hearing aid fittings, and diagnostic testing for hearing and balance disorders.

Dr. Call also has a passion for humanitarian work. He has served hearing healthcare missions overseas in Kenya, Cambodia, and El Salvador, providing care such as removal of impacted earwax, hearing tests, fitting hearing aids, and counseling on hearing loss. He has also spent two years performing church service in Recife, Brazil, and is fluent in Portuguese.

When not helping patients, Dr. Call enjoys spending his free time bowling, swimming, watching baseball, and especially spending time with his wife and three daughters.