January 17, 2017
Au.D. – DOCTOR OF AUDIOLOGY
Dr. Benson believes that, “regaining the ability to hear can bring a person back into the world around them.” As an international expert, with experience in the research and development of hearing devices, she has a dedication to the field of hearing care that stretches far beyond her practice. She brings this high level of expertise with her to her daily interactions with the patients she sees. Dr. Benson is board certified by the American Board of Audiology and is a licensed dispensing audiologist in the state of California.
Dr. Benson completed her audiology fellowship at the California Ear Institute, Palo Alto, CA, and received her Doctor of Audiology degree at Salus University, Osborne School of Audiology, Elkins Park, PA. Prior to that, she received her Master of Science degree in Communication Disorders from Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, and her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology from the University of California, Santa Barbara, CA.
Dr. Benson enjoys traveling with her husband and has been complemented on her travel photography. She is an accomplished pianist and has a taste for fine food, wine and craft beer. She keeps herself in shape with running, weight training and yoga.