Paula Abraham joined Eastern Virginia Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists in 1989 after receiving both her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Audiology from West Virginia University. She was awarded her Doctor of Audiology from A.T.Still University in 2005. Dr. Abraham is the Director of Audiology and works solely out of our Chesapeake office in Great Bridge where she specializes in state of the art digital hearing aids. She currently holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence in audiology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. She also holds membership in the American Speech and Hearing Association, Speech and Hearing Association of Virginia and Tidewater Audiological Society. She holds licenses in Virginia for both the Audiology Board and Hearing Aid Dispensing Board. Dr. Abraham is actively involved in her community and frequently visits various organizations presenting lectures on hearing loss and latest treatments. Dr. Abraham lives in Great Bridge with her husband and two sons.
Dr. Swartz is a native of Virginia Beach. She received her Doctoral in Audiology from AT Still University in 2005. She graduated with a Masters Degree in Audiology from Northeastern University in Boston and her Bachelor of Arts in Education from Virginia Tech. She has been working at Eastern Virginia Ear, Nose, and Throat since 1993. Dr. Swartz is licensed in Virginia and holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-A) from American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. Dr. Swartz is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. Dr. Swartz is dedicated to excellence in hearing healthcare. She strongly believes in providing the most appropriate hearing technology for each patient through thorough testing. Dr. Swartz lives in Virginia Beach with her husband and two sons.
Stephanie Howard has been practicing audiology since 1985 and has been with Eastern Virginia Ear, Nose and Throat since 1998. She received a Bachelor of Science degree from East Carolina University and a Master of Arts degree in Audiology from University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Ms. Howard is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. She holds a Commonwealth of Virginia Audiology license and Hearing Aid Specialist license. Ms. Howard continues to enjoy providing audiological and hearing aid services to patients of all ages and has several years of experience with the pediatrics. She lives in Virginia Beach with her husband and daughter.