LAIS AMA

April 21, 2018

Lais Ama
 

Dr. Darcy Benson

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. Darcy Benson

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Lais Ama, brings over 17 years of experience to the practice as a hearing specialist from Brazil. There she worked with the Pontificia Universidade Catholica in Sao Paolo, providing clinical services and presenting research papers on vestibular rehabilitation and the effects of ototoxic drugs on the auditory system.

Lais also completed an internship at the University of Bordeaux, France, and was involved with clinical audiology services, hearing aids and vestibular rehabilitation.

Lais holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Audiology and Speech Pathology from the Pontificaia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo and has taken courses in physiotherapy from the Universidade de Sao Paulo – Faculdade de Medicina.

Lais lives in Palo Alto with her husband and three children who are all showing remarkable skills in sports, particularly in swimming and soccer. Lais herself is an avid runner.