Our Hearing Professionals
Dr. Sarah Proulx, AuD, CCC-A, Doctor of Audiology, is the Director of Center for Better Hearing, LLC in Cromwell and Westbrook. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Connecticut in 2006 and continued at the University to receive her Doctorate of Audiology in May of 2010. Throughout her graduate career, Dr. Proulx had a variety of clinical experiences including an externship and an audiology assistant position at Center for Better Hearing, LLC. Dr. Proulx spent her clinical residency year at Boston Medical Center, where she worked with a diverse patient population in both diagnostic and rehabilitative capacities. Dr. Proulx provides services to patients in both the Westbrook and Cromwell offices. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. Her experience, knowledge, professionalism, and personality are great assets to Center for Better Hearing, LLC.
Dr. Megan Blanchette, Doctor of Audiology, graduated from the University of Connecticut with a Doctorate in Audiology in 2010 and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Connecticut in 2006. Dr. Blanchette currently serves as the chairperson for the Connecticut Academy of Audiology annual conference and was a board member on the national Student Academy of Audiology. Dr. Blanchette provides services to patients in both the Westbrook and Cromwell offices. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. Dr. Blanchette's passion for audiology coupled with her expertise in rehabilitation make her a wonderful addition to Center for Better Hearing, LLC.
Dr. Curdicia Gilbert, AuD/CCC-A, Doctor of Audiology, graduated with her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Disorders from St. John's University in 2010. She continued at the University and received her Doctorate of Audiology in 2014. Dr. Gilbert completed her clinical residency year at Rhode Island Hospital/Hasbro Children's Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, where she gained proficiency in diagnosis of hearing loss and Central Auditory Processing Disorders, the fitting of hearing aids and assistive listening devices across the lifespan, and sedated Auditory Brainstem Response testing. Dr. Gilbert has previously worked in teaching hospitals throughout New York and New Jersey. Her clinical interests include diagnostic hearing assessment, hearing aid fitting and follow-up, and vestibular testing. Dr. Gilbert provides services to patients in the Cromwell office. She is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. We welcome Dr. Gilbert to our office.
Nancy Carney McMahon
Doctor of Audiology, Nancy C. McMahon, AuD, CCC-A, is the Owner of Center for Better Hearing, LLC in Cromwell and Westbrook. A graduate of the University of Connecticut and Central Michigan University, Dr. McMahon has been a licensed and practicing audiologist for over 25 years. She is currently a full-time faculty member at the University of Connecticut in Storrs in the department of Speech, Language and Hearing Science. Her diagnostic expertise and experience with hearing aids is respected and valued by the medical professionals and patients who have worked with her over the years. Dr. McMahon is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology, the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists, and Vice President of Governmental Affairs for the Connecticut Academy of Audiology. Dr. McMahon specializes in diagnostic audiology, amplification, and aural rehabilitation.
Ms. Goodrich is your first contact when you call Center for Better Hearing, LLC for your appointment. She will arrange your appointment and ensure that you have directions to our office. She will be available to assist you with any quesitons you have regarding insurance.