Dr. Prestano is a Delaware licensed Audiologist and Hearing Instrument Specialist, certified by the American Board of Audiology (ABA) and the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA). She is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. She is originally from New York, where she was a college professor, as well as Director of Audiology for a large ENT Practice for many years.
Barbara has been helping the hearing impaired for almost 23 years. She received her B.S. degree in Speech Pathology from Hofstra University, NY in 1986, her M.S. degree in Audiology from Washington University in St. Louis, MO in 1991, and her clinical doctorate in Audiology, the Au.D. from A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ in 2003.
She has been an educator and public speaker for many years, providing training and seminars in hearing and hearing loss. She is an advocate for the hearing impaired, focusing on educating people about hearing loss and the impact that is has on quality of life.
Dr. Ayars joined the ENT & Allergy of Delaware family in June 2012. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Texas Tech University, both in 2008. She then received her Clinical Doctorate in Audiology from TTUHSC in 2012. She is currently a licensed Audiologist in the state of Delaware and certified by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA).
Amanda did her 4th year internship at a neuro-otology clinic in Dallas Texas. While working there, she performed diagnostic audiological testing as well as aural rehabilitation and balance testing. Amanda dispensed hearing aids, BAHAs, and cochlear implants. In addition, she worked several years in a hospital setting as a newborn infant screener.
Dr. Lauren Doolittle joined the ENT and Allergy of Delaware family in December of 2015. She received her Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Communication Disorders from The State University of New York at New Paltz. Her Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) was earned at the University at Buffalo. Lauren spent one year as an audiology resident at an ENT practice in New York, from here she moved onto a large ENT group in Northwestern Pennsylvania. Her experience includes collaboration with ENT’s and audiologists as a member of cochlear implant and Baha team, hearing aid dispensing, comprehensive audiologic evaluation and vestibular and electrophysiologic evaluation and interpretation. These experiences, in addition to her education have helped develop a strong foundation in research, diagnostic evaluation and counseling of patients and families affected by hearing loss.
Lauren is committed to providing quality hearing health care that meets the unique needs of each patient. She accomplishes this through comprehensive evaluation and by using the most current evidence based practices. In order to stay up to date, she continually educates herself on the latest technology and research available. Some of her professional interests include hearing devices and tinnitus.
Lauren currently holds professional licenses in Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. She also has a Certificate of Clinical Competence (C.C.C.-A) through the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA).
Judy Seelig, MS
Judy is a licensed and certified audiologist in the state of Delaware. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology from Penn State University in 1978; and practiced as a Speech Pathologist for three years. She returned to school and obtained a Master of Science Degree in Audiology from Towson State University in 1983.
Judy has been a practicing Audiologist for over 26 years. She has worked in a variety of settings; including ENT practices and hospital settings. She also served as Director of Audiology for a non-profit clinic for senior citizens where she established an Audiology program and supervised a staff of four for over 23 years. She has provided diagnostic testing; aural rehabilitation and hearing aid dispensing and repair services throughout her career.
Judy has also provided educational seminars to University of Delaware students and nursing staff, working with hearing impaired residents residing in nursing homes.
Jackie joined ENTAD in January 2011 with experience in customer care in the medical field. She spent a year working with the front desk staff, but seamlessly transitioned into the Audiology Coordinator position within a year. Her knowledge and customer service experience enabled her to create this new position within the audiology department and she remains a tremendous asset to the practice. Jackie’s ambitions and hard work recently helped her complete training through Nova Southeastern University, and she is now certified as an Audiology Assistant, specializing in Amplification/Hearing Aid Assistance. She works closely with the audiologists and the patients to help them with maintenance and minor repairs of their hearing aids, as well as handling customer service. She is compassionate and caring, and provides the highest quality of care to her patients. Jackie’s versatility and customer care experience have made her an asset to the ENTAD Audiology family.
About this clinic
ENT & Allergy of Delaware offers patients young and old, and their caregivers, the most comprehensive care spanning ear, nose, throat, allergy and audiology services to help you feel your best. Our specialists are board certified in Otolaryngology and trained to perform head and neck surgeries. Our Audiologists hold doctoral degrees, Masters Degrees, and are certified by the American Academy of Audiology, The American Board of Audiology, and the American Speech/Hearing Association.
SERVICES WE OFFER: Evaluations/Tests:
Comprehensive Hearing Evaluations
Hearing Aid Evaluations
Hearing Aid Services:
Hearing aid dispensing
Hearing aid cleanings
Hearing aid fittings
Hearing aid service and repair for all brands of hearing aids
Verification testing, including aided sound field testing and real ear measures
Hearing aid loaner program
Hearing aid batteries and supplies
Lyric - ENT & Allergy of DE is a Lyric Certified Provider
Custom Ear Molds
Hunter’s earplugs for shooting
Swim molds for swimming or showering
Hearing Aid Education Classes
Seminars and Presentations
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|Monday||8:00 am - 4:00 pm|
|Tuesday||8:00 am - 4:00 pm|
|Wednesday||8:00 am - 4:00 pm|
|Thursday||8:00 am - 4:00 pm|
|Friday||8:00 am - 4:00 pm|
Accepted forms of payment
- American Express
- Financial aid
- Financing available for those who qualify
- Insurance accepted, please call for details