Dr. Mimi Salamat has a Ph.D. in Audiology with a minor in Counseling. She also has two Master’s degrees, one in Speech-Language Pathology, and the other one in Audiology. Dr. Mimi’s post doctoral research has been in Cognitive and Speech Processing Difficulties. She is also specialized in Tinnitus (ringing in the ear) Management. She was formerly on the faculty at Washington State University (WSU), Audiology program, and was a Senior Scientist at the Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) Tinnitus Clinic. Her papers have been published in the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, a tier one peer reviewed scientific journal. Her dissertation (doctoral thesis) has won the best research award from the American Academy of Audiology. In addition, she has given numerous presentations at the national and international conferences and symposiums.
Throughout her professional career, Dr. Mimi has trained many audiologists & taken care of numerous patients with hearing, tinnitus, and balance disorders by prescribing hearing aids, auditory training, and rehabilitation techniques. She has the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC- A) from the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA) and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (FAAA). Dr. Mimi has over 33 years of experience in the field of Audiology & hearing aid technology. She also has Audiology and hearing aid dispensing licenses in five different states, including California. In addition to her academic qualifications, Dr. Mimi grew up in a hard of hearing family and truly understands the social, educational, emotional & economical aspects of hearing loss and Tinnitus on each individual. She is passionate about her work and treat each patient as if she or he is one of her family members.