We pride ourselves on being a very patient-centered practice. We always take the time to listen to you so we can better understand the day-to-day challenges you are facing as a result of hearing difficulties. We find that this is the best way to develop treatment goals and intervention strategies that are both relevant and achievable.
Your Goals Are Our Goals
We promise to work closely with you to discover where you are having the most difficulty communicating. Then, we will collaborate with you to determine the best solution to increase your ability to hear and understand in the situations you describe. If that solution includes hearing aids, then we are committed to recommending the technology that:
- Works best for your level of hearing loss
- Complements your lifestyle
- Fits within your budget
Your satisfaction is our ultimate goal!
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Amy Nedostup, AuD
Salus University, 2007
In June 2013, Dr. Amy Nedostup joined the staff of ENT Associates of Central Pennsylvania and brought to the group a new tier of services which now includes comprehensive audiology services provided and managed by Dr. Nedostup.
Dr. Nedostup specializes in quality patient care while providing audiological evaluations, vestibular evaluations and hearing aid services for all ages.
Dr. Nedostup obtained her Doctor of Audiology degree from Salus University. Additionally, she holds a master’s degree in audiology from James Madison University and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Sciences from The Ohio State University.
Nationally certified by the American Speech-Language & Hearing Association, as well as a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology, Dr. Nedostup is licensed for audiology through the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Nedostup has been practicing Audiology since 1998. Her experience as a clinical audiologist focuses on the diagnosis of auditory and vestibular disorders and rehabilitation to include hearing aid services. Dr. Nedostup was an investigator at the United States Army’s Aeromedical Laboratory in Ft. Rucker, Alabama where she spent four years researching effective treatments for tinnitus in the military population and the auditory and vestibular effects of blast induced traumatic brain injury in the active duty soldier.
She practiced in Washington State as the director of Northwest Hearing Center and in Tennessee at The Center for Audiology.
Dr. Nedostup is a native of Youngstown, Ohio. She currently resides in Hollidaysburg with her two sons and her husband Wil, who serves full time for the Pennsylvania National Guard as a medivac pilot and aviation training officer.
In her free time, she enjoys hiking and camping.
Rachel Haines, AuD
Dr. Rachel Haines joined the practice in May of 2017, after completing a fourth year externship with the practice. She obtained her Doctorate in Audiology and Bachelor Degree in Science at Bloomsburg University. Dr. Haines provides diagnostic audiological evaluations, vestibular evaluations, and fitting and dispensing of hearing aids for patients of all ages.
Dr. Haines is nationally certified with the American Speech Language and Hearing Association. She holds a state license in Pennsylvania and is a Board Certified Audiologist.
Dr. Haines is originally from St. Marys, PA. and currently resides in Altoona. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, camping, hiking, kayaking, and spending time with family and friends.
California University of Pennsylvania
Jennifer Vallade came to ENT Associates of Central Pennsylvania in August 2013. Jennifer completed her Bachelors of Science Degree in Elementary Education at California University of Pennsylvania. In February 2015, she earned certificates as an Audiologist’s Assistant in Amplification and Diagnostic Testing from Nova Southeastern University. In August 2016, she became a registered Audiology Assistant within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. She has most recently become one of the first Audiology Technician Affiliates with the American Academy of Audiology.
Jennifer currently resides in Bellwood. She enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her family, friends, and dog.