Meet our Audiology Providers
Dr. Kristin Horan
Dr. Kristin Horan joined North Hills ENT last year as a clinical audiologist. She completed her Bachelors of Science degree in Audiology and Speech Pathology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in 2011, graduating cum laude and earned her Doctoral degree in Audiology (Au.D.) from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in 2015. She currently holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and is a licensed audiologist in the state of Texas. She has multiple special interests in the field of audiology including adult diagnostics, pediatric diagnostics, vestibular evaluations, central auditory processing and amplification. Dr. Horan is originally from upstate New York and recently moved to the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Outside of her work activities, Kristin enjoys photography, exercising, reading, and cooking.
Dr. Jerrica Tucker completed her Bachelors of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in 2013 and earned her Doctoral degree in Audiology from the University of North Texas in 2017. She completed her fourth year doctoral residency with our practice and joined our team as an audiologist following graduation. Jerrica’s clinical focus includes adult and pediatric diagnostics, vestibular and electrophysiological evaluations, and amplification.
Outside of work, Jerrica enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and anything outdoors.
Dr. Amy Calchary recently joined North Hills ENT as a clinical audiologist. She completed her Bachelors of Science degree in Audiology and Speech Pathology from Radford University and earned her Doctoral degree in Audiology (Au.D.) from University of South Alabama. She currently holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and is a licensed audiologist in the state of Texas.
Her clinical focus includes providing the most current and highest level of hearing care for every patient as well as finding the best hearing solution for each patient’s lifestyle. Dr. Calchary is originally from South Carolina and recently moved to the Dallas/Fort Worth area.
Outside of her work activities, Dr. Calchary enjoys movies, cultural activities, music, and travel.
Rebecca W. McDonald
Au.D., CCC-A, F-AAA
Dr. McDonald is passionate about audiology and her focus on providing the highest quality of patient care. She has 12 years of experience in fitting and dispensing hearing aids. She has worked as a clinical audiologist in private practice and with the Veteran’s Administration, as a hearing aid researcher at The Medical University of South Carolina, and most recently was faculty at Texas Women’s University. She received her Masters and Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D.) degrees at Vanderbilt University and her Bachelors in Communication Sciences at Louisiana Tech University. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (F-AAA), and holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) through the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Outside of work she enjoys volunteering at her children’s school, practicing yoga, reading and spending time with family.
M.S., CCC-A, F-AAA
Cheryl Wolters holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) through the American Speech Language Hearing Association and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and Texas Academy of Audiology. She received her Master of Science in Communication Disorders-Audiology degree from the University of Texas at Dallas-Callier Center and her undergraduate degree from Baylor University. Her audiologic experience includes diagnostic research and assessments, newborn hearing, pediatric audiology, educational audiology, and clinical hearing assessments. Cheryl’s clinical focus includes providing the most current and highest level of hearing care for every patient from pediatrics to seniors as well as finding the best hearing solution for each patient’s lifestyle. Cheryl joined North Hills ENT in 2014. She is affiliated with the American Speech Language Hearing Association, American Academy of Audiology, Texas Academy of Audiology, and Anderson Audiology in Hurst, TX. For more information please visit www.andersonaudiologydfw.com When not working with patients, Cheryl enjoys spending time with family and friends, volunteering in her community, and crafting.
As an Otolaryngology Technician, Michelle enjoys working with our expert audiology team to ensure top notch care for our patients. She works closely with our Audiologists to administer hearing tests and is highly trained to ensure the accuracy of test results. Michelle received her training from the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the Michigan Ear Institute in Novi, Michigan. She continues to study and learn from our onsite doctors of audiology and keeps up to date on the latest hearing devices in order to effectively help patients adjust to their new hearing aids. Michelle is our primary point of contact and can answer any questions patients may have about their hearing or hearing aids. She also assists with scheduling and seeking proper information from insurance companies, so patients know what benefits they have before seeing one of our audiologists. Michelle joined North Hills ENT in 2014 and became a part of Anderson Audiology in 2015. Outside of work, Michelle enjoys spending time with her family, listening to music, and going to sporting events.