At Manatee Ear Center, we don’t just sell hearing aids to residents of Manatee and Sarasota County. We’re a full-service hearing care center staffed with a Doctor of Audiology, as well as Florida-licensed hearing aid and National Board Certified Hearing Instrument Sciences specialists, and a support staff trained to educate, assist and care for you. We can evaluate and diagnose your hearing condition and provide the solutions that best fit your needs.

dr.denise parish - Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Denise Parrish, Au. D.

Doctor of Audiology




Dr. Denise Parrish, Audiologist and President of Manatee Ear Center, Inc., has practiced in the field of Speech and Hearing since 1976. Dr. Parrish earned her Doctor of Audiology Degree at the University of South Florida. She graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with her Master of Science Degree in Speech and Hearing and completed her undergraduate degree in Speech and Hearing at the University of Illinois. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and is certified by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association. Originally from the midwest, Dr. Parrish has practiced in Manatee County for more than 20 years. She is married to Jake Parrish, who is a retired Manatee County Deputy and retired Palmetto Police Chief.


Dana Eid

Audiology Assistant




Dana Eid is the new addition to the Manatee Ear Center family, she is our new Audiology Assistant and will be working beside Dr. Parrish. Dana is a Manatee County native and comes from a pharmacy background. She is a St. Petersburg College graduate, currently continuing her academic studies at Florida International University. She is a proud wife and a mother to a very sweet little boy and two fur babies.