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. Michelle Brady
Dr. Michelle B. Brady graduated cum laude from Iona College with a BA in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2013. There she utilized her passion for helping others by improving their communication skills and quality of life through speech-language pathology and audiology. Dr. Brady received her Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D.) from the Long Island Audiology Consortium, a unique program specializing in clinical and technical audiologic practice through St. John’s, Adelphi, and Hofstra Universities. While earning her graduate degree, Dr. Brady completed various clinical rotations through the VA hospital, a pediatric private practice and Advanced Audiology of NY where she also completed her fourth year residency from June 2016-May 2017.
In January 2016, Dr. Brady joined the Starkey Hearing Foundation to give the gift of hearing to the people of Vietnam. Through the use of her clinical knowledge, she experienced firsthand the joy this gift brought to these individuals. Her passion for working with those who are hearing impaired stems from her desire to improve people’s lives by reconnecting them to their world through hearing. She understands the difficult journey of each of her patients and strives to provide them with personalized care to improve their daily lives.
Dr. Brady is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) and the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). She is a licensed Audiologist and Hearing Aid Dispenser in New York.
Doctoral Candidate of Audiology
Danielle is a Doctoral candidate of Audiology at Auburn University, a specialized program that is designed to provide academic and clinical excellence in order to cultivate the skills necessary to become competent, qualified and caring practitioners. Throughout the course of her education, she has learned and developed the skills necessary to provide quality compassionate and individualized patient centered care. In 2016, she was awarded most outstanding student enrolled in audiology at the Speech and Hearing Association of Alabama (SHAA) conference. For the past three years she has had significant training regarding geriatric and pediatric assessment, treatment, rehabilitation, and counseling in the areas of hearing and balance.
Danielle graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Connecticut in 2014 where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech Language and Hearing Sciences. She is an active member of the Student Academy of Audiology (SAA) and has attended the past three American Academy of Audiology (AAA) conferences to stay knowledgeable on the most up to date evidence based research and technology for best patient care. Her mission is to provide comprehensive audiological and vestibular services based on clinical expertise while most importantly incorporating patient values and expectations.