Our Doctors of Audiology
Dr. Jasen A. Ruiz
Dr. Jasen A. Ruiz attended and excelled at Iona College where he earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology. Dr. Ruiz then continued on to Montclair State University where he earned a Doctorate of Science in Audiology. He has extensive training and experience in vestibular and neurological testing. Dr. Ruiz's specialized interests focus on the evaluation and fitting of amplification for the adult population. Dr. Jasen A. Ruiz excels in aural rehabilitation and creates a specific plan for each individual patient. He regularly attends continuing education seminars to maintain his expertise in the latest advancements in hearing aid technology. He is an active member and fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) and the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). He is certified by Towson University to administer Tinnitus Retraining Therapy for the management of tinnitus and hyperacusis. Dr. Ruiz is a licensed Audiologist in New York and in Florida and holds Hearing Aid Dispensing Licenses in both states.
Dr. Christine Stoklosa
Dr. Christine Stoklosa graduated from Pace University with a BA in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She received her MS in Audiology from Hunter College CUNY and earned her Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) from the University of Florida. Dr. Stoklosa is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) and a member of the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA). She is a licensed Audiologist and Hearing Aid Dispenser in New York.
Dr. Stoklosa specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss with hearing aids. She has worked with the pediatric, adult and geriatric populations, including those with special needs. She has 12 years of experience working in a private Audiology practice, fitting and programming hearing aids as well as supervising graduate students.
Dr. Stoklosa has dedicated herself to provide the highest level of patient care by providing personalized solutions and establishing meaningful relationships. She regularly attends continuing education seminars to maintain her expertise in the advancements in hearing aid technology.
Dr. Mary Biordi
Dr. Mary J. Biordi received her Bachelor of Arts in Speech Pathology and Audiology from Loyola University Maryland. She then graduated magna cum laude from the Long Island Doctor of Audiology Consortium where she earned her Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D).
Dr. Biordi has undergone rigorous audiological coursework as well as various clinical rotations. She completed her residency at Manhattan Audiology where she honed her clinical skills in pediatric and adult diagnostic audiometry, hearing rehabilitation (hearing aids/assistive listening devices), bone anchored hearing aids, aural rehabilitation and counseling, and vestibular and balance disorders testing. She also has experience working as a surgical neurophysiologist conducting electrophysiologic tests intraoperatively.
Dr. Biordi has a true passion for finding solutions for patients with hearing loss and tinnitus. She educates her patients on the importance of preserving hearing health and the neurological benefits of amplification. Dr. Biordi holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology. She is a licensed Audiologist in New York and New Jersey.
Dr. Brittany Ziarko
Dr. Brittany A. Ziarko received her Doctor of Audiology degree from St. John’s University and the Long Island Audiology Consortium, following a rigorous residency at both HackensackUMC and Hackensack Audiology & Hearing Aid Associates. Prior to obtaining her doctoral degree, she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Sciences & Disorders at Pace University. Dr. Ziarko’s audiology experience working with a broad range of patients from infancy to geriatrics conducting diagnostic audiometry, selection and verification of amplification, counseling, and aural rehabilitation. She maintains her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and she is also licensed by the state of New York both as an audiologist and as a hearing aid dispenser. Dr. Ziarko’s areas of interest include pediatrics, diagnostics including electrophysiological testing, and cochlear implants.
4th Year Doctoral Resident and Hearing Instrument Specialist
Anne Fitzpatrick is a fourth year clinical extern from Montclair State University’s Doctor of Audiology program. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Rhode Island in 2018, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Disorders. Through her coursework and clinical experience in hospital and private practice settings, she has developed interests in diagnostic audiologic evaluations for pediatric and adult populations as well as fitting hearing aids. As an individual with hearing loss, she strives to build meaningful connections and integrate her personal experience with amplification into orienting patients with their own devices.