Our Dedicated Team
Miles Peterson, Ph.D., CCC-A
Dina Pacheco, Au.D. CCC-A
Emma Garcia, Au.D. CCC-A
Dr. Emma Garcia, Au.D., is a clinical audiologist that has been a part of the Hearing Science family for over ten years. She received her master’s degree in audiology from California State University, Los Angeles and her doctoral degree from Salus University. Dr. Garcia is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology, California Academy of Audiology, and is licensed by the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology board. She is accredited with the American Speech Language and Hearing Association.
Emma has extensive experience in the assessment of hearing loss in patients of all ages from pediatric to adults. She strives to provide patients and their families with the best possible solutions for their hearing needs with the use of sophisticated hearing device technology. She also helps school age children hear better in the classroom by the use of assisted listening devices. Dr. Garcia is fluent in English and Spanish.
Richard N. Whitaker, Au.D. CCC-A
Richard N. Whitaker, Au.D., is a graduate of Brigham Young University and the University of Arizona. He has experience in a variety of settings; hospitals, ENT offices, schools, and private practice. He performs diagnostics and hearing aid fittings. Dr. Whitaker has taught an aural rehab class for our private practice patients, presented as the continuing education speaker at Pomona Valley Hospital, and as a guest speaker for residents at local assisted living facilities.
Dr. Whitaker also works as a part-time professor at California State University, Los Angeles and has been published in the International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.