The mission of Rocket Balance is to increase patient confidence and independence through improved vestibular wellness, and to decrease the risk of falls and falls-related injuries for residents of and local to Southern Maryland.
Monica Allgauer, AuD, CCC-A, F-AAA
Dr. Allgauer launched Rocket Balance to provide specialized care for individuals experiencing symptoms of dizziness and imbalance, a previously under-served group of people equally deserving of quality care.
She earned her Doctorate in Audiology and Master of Science in Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Radford University in Radford, Virginia. Dr. Allgauer is a Preferred Provider, certified by the American Institute of Balance. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and also a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She holds state licensures in Maryland and Virginia. Dr. Allgauer is bilingual and offers services in English and American Sign Language.
In her free time, Dr. Allgauer enjoys volunteering with the Charles County Literacy Council to help fellow residents increase their reading, writing, and math skills. She also volunteers her time with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources to help keep local state parks clean and enjoyable for all. Dr. Allgauer and her family love travelling to new destinations and engaging in outdoor activities including hiking and kayaking.