Dr. David J. DeKriek, Au.D. Board Certified in Audiology Dr. DeKriek has been helping the hearing impaired for more than 15 years in a variety of medical environments. He completed an internship at UCLA, served as a member of the cranio-facial team at Orthopaedic Hospital and has provided diagnostic and rehabilitative services to many local medical offices before starting his own practice. Dr. DeKriek earned his Doctor of Audiology at the University of Florida and has been awarded his Board Certification in Audiology. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. Dr. Dekriek has the depth and breadth of experience to handle the most challenging cases, but counts among his greatest strengths his interpersonal skills and bedside manner. Dr. DeKriek enjoys his work, particularly successfully solving patient’s challenges. Even with his busy career, Dr. DeKriek makes involvement with community organizations a priority. He is a member of the Cerritos Optimist Club and serves as professional adviser to the Hearing Loss Association of America, Long Beach/ Lakewood chapter. Dr. DeKriek lives in Artesia with his wife, Ivy, and their two children. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and participating in community activities.