Meet the Team at Labyrinth Audiology

Dr. Ali Danesh

Dr. Ali Danesh

Ph.D., FAAA

Professor Danesh specializes in the areas of tinnitus, balance disorders, and amplification. He also has advanced knowledge and skills in the management and treatment of Sound Sensitivity Disorders such as Hyperacusis and Misophonia. He received his Doctorate in audiology with an emphasis on auditory electrophysiology from the University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee.

In addition to clinical practice, Dr. Danesh is professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Florida Atlantic University. He also has a secondary appointment as the Professor of Biomedical Sciences at Schmidt College of Medicine. He teaches students in audiology, medicine, and speech, language pathology. Additionally, he has faculty appointments at two other universities in South Florida. Dr. Danesh is a board certified clinical audiologist who has presented more than 80 scientific papers in local, state, national, and international meetings. In the past few years, Dr. Danesh has published more than 40 peer-reviewed scientific papers on topics related to hearing, tinnitus and balance disorders in a variety of prestigious journals and proceedings. In addition to being a professor of audiology at Florida Atlantic University, Dr. Danesh has academic faculty appointments at the following academic institutions:

  • Professor of Clinical Biomedical Sciences (Secondary), College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University.
  • Volunteer faculty at Department of Otolaryngology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami.
  • Adjunct faculty, Department of Audiology, Nova Southeastern University.
  • Adjunct Faculty, Department of Audiology, Salus University.
  • Graduate Faculty Member, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Missouri State University.
Dr. Rebecca Anderson

Dr. Rebecca Anderson

Doctor of Audiology, Speech Language Pathologist

Dr. Rebecca Anderson is a dual-certified audiologist and speech language pathologist, with more than 30 years of experience. Her major area of expertise is the evaluation and management of auditory processing disorders in both children and adults.

Dr. Richard Saul

Dr. Richard Saul

Ph.D.

Professor Saul specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of auditory processing and dizziness and balance disorders. He received his Doctorate in neuroscience and audiology from the State University of New York at Buffalo. In addition to clinical practice, Dr. Saul is associate professor in the Department of Audiology, Nova Southeastern University and clinical faculty in communication disorders and sciences; Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida Atlantic University.

Peter Wasiuk

Peter Wasiuk

Doctor Of Audiology Extern

Peter is a doctoral candidate from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. His areas of interest are psychoacoustics, hearing aids, and vestibular evaluation. Peter will be presenting a lecture with Dr. Danesh in the next national convention on diagnosis and management of sound sensitivity disorders.

Patricia Wightman

Patricia Wightman

M.Ed. , Ed.S, LMHC

Patricia Wightman, M.Ed. , Ed.S, LMHC, a Certified Cognitive-Behavioral Therapist, has joined Labyrinth Audiology to offer CBT to all tinnitus patients. Patricia is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) with more than 25 years of experience in helping patients who experience chronic medical conditions that cause emotional distress and reduced quality of life.

Nancy Lewison

Nancy Lewison

MA CCC SLP

Nancy Lewison is a licensed speech language pathologist certified by The American Speech language Association. She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a broad scope of speech, language and interpersonal communication disorders and challenges in both children and adults. Her expertise extends from individual treatment to group therapy. Nancy Lewison received her Master’s Degree in speech language pathology from Columbia University, Teachers College, in New York. In addition to many years of clinical practice, she was the Clinic Director of the Master’s Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Florida Atlantic University. Prior to that time, Ms. Lewison held the position of Assistant Director of the Speech and Hearing Clinic at Teachers College, Columbia University.

Testimonials from Our Patients

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5/5 Based on 4 Reviews

"We were recommended to visit Labyrinth Audiology by ReSound, a hearing aid manufacturer. From the moment we first called and spoke with a very friendly Stephanie, we were introduced to a very professional clinic.

We met with Peter, the Intern Audiologist, who gave us all the time necessary to work out our questions, concerns and a far more efficient way to use our ReSound aids. We had a very pleasant experience and a good feeling about going back, when necessary."

"It is now one month since you helped me get acquainted with my Siemens Hearing Aid. You explained, adjusted, and reassured me that it is hardly detectable, a concern that was very important to me. I must admit that I was sure this was not going to work for me.

A few days later, when leaving my house with a friend, I stopped and asked, 'What’s that noise?'

'What noise?' she asked

'That!' I said

'It’s the birds chirping in the tree!' she responded.

I couldn’t believe how long it had been since I HEARD that sound. It brought tears to my eyes.

Since that day, there have been so many other incidents when I hear a sound that I haven’t heard in a very long time. It’s almost like a miracle for me. I also feel much more confident when with a group of people and in a restaurant.

Thank you very much for your patience and help. My hearing aid has really been a wonderful help to me."

"After a couple of years of denial, I decided to treat myself to hearing the diminishing sounds around me with the help of Dr. Danesh. I was impressed how comfortable and nice it was to hear 'EVERYTHING.' I joke with my friends that the aids are so good that I can hear what they are thinking!"

"My experience with five pairs of hearing aids from other audiologists was awful. I never had a good fit, the one hearing aid would always fall off. The buzzing in my ear was annoying, and with the hearing aid I still couldn’t hear right. I always had to say 'excuse me, what did you say?' In restaurants I couldn’t hear the conversation, it was a nightmare until I met Dr. Danesh. He was referred to me by my ENT. It was a marvelous experience. Dr. Danesh and his staff are very patient, understanding, and very compassionate. Dr. Danesh evaluated my hearing and fitted me with new hearing aids. I finally I don’t have the buzzing in my ear. I can follow a conversation and my quality of life is better. Thank you, Labyrinth Audiology, you are my angels."

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