UNC Hearing and Communication Center

"Offering exemplary hearing and communication services to the community while providing exceptional clinical education."
6015 Farrington Rd Ste 103 Chapel Hill, NC 27517
(2 Reviews)

Clinic staff


Barbara Warren


Dr. Winslow Warren has been with the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences since 2006. Dr. Winslow Warren provides on-going clinical services, including adult diagnostics, hearing aid fitting, FM fitting, and the selection and fitting of hearing protection devices. She is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association and is a fellow in the American Academy of Audiology. She also serves as Clinical Director for the Healthy Hearing discipline within the North Carolina Special Olympics.


Nancy Mckenna

Au.D., Ph.D., CCC-A

Dr. McKenna has been with the faculty of the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences since 2007. She brings with her a diverse background, which includes a research career in basic science and many years advocating for children and communities in the non-profit world. Dr. McKenna is licensed in audiology in both North Carolina and Kansas, which allows her to dispense hearing aids. She is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA), the American Academy of Audiology (AAA), the National Hearing Conservation Association, and the American Auditory Society.

Stephanie Sjoblad


Dr. Stephanie Sjoblad grew up with congenital hearing loss and has worn hearing aids since the age of six. She received a cochlear implant in 2009 and now enjoys bimodal hearing in one ear and hearing aid on the other. Dr. Sjoblad holds the roles of Clinical Associate Professor and Clinic Director and her main responsibilities consist of directing the operations of the UNC Hearing and Communication Center clinic, providing direct clinical services while supervising graduate students in audiology. She is on the Board of Directors for Beginnings for Parents of Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, Inc. and on the Board for the American Academy of Audiology –North Carolina.

Amanda O'Donnell


Dr. Amanda O’Donnell joined the HCC team in 2010. She earned her Doctor of Audiology degree from the University of North Carolina and her undergraduate education at the University of Dublin, Trinity College. They love North Carolina and enjoy living in Durham with their daughter.

Kate Kawola

Au.D., CCC-A

Kate earned her Bachelor’s degree from Elmira College then moved south to begin the doctoral program in Audiology at UNC Chapel Hill. She joined the UNC HCC team this spring, after completing the Audiology program. Her interest in Audiology began at a young age due to the fact that she is a lifelong hearing aid user.

Clinic reviews

Read 2 verified patient reviews for UNC Hearing and Communication Center! Their average review score is 5 () from 2 reviews.

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“Very good, professional service. My hearing much improved following their consultation and purchasing the hearing aids they recommended.”

of Chapel Hill, NC   
08/14/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“They were very direct about what needed to be done. No sugar coating about anything.”

of Liberty, NC   
08/31/2011    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

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About this clinic

The UNC-HCC is part of the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences in the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. They have been providing the highest level of hearing evaluations and hearing treatment services in the Chapel Hill area for over 40 years. We strive to build long-term relationships with our patients based upon integrity and respect. It’s our mission to continually set and raise the standard of hearing health care in the Triangle area while training the next generation of audiologists.

Clinic services

We offer a full range of comprehensive hearing services:
•Hearing Evaluations and Testing
•Hearing Aid selection and Fitting
•Hearing Aid service and Repair
•Assistive Listening Devices
•Audiologic Rehab
•Hearing Protection Devices

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(919) 794-7536

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Hours of operation

Sunday Closed
Monday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Saturday Closed

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Disclaimer: This clinic profile is for general information purposes only. Financial aid and insurance coverage can vary widely by policy and should be verified with the provider before services are rendered.