Ear, Nose, and Throat Associates of Chester County is a busy and established ENT practice with office locations in Exton and West Chester, Pennsylvania. We specialize in adult and pediatric diagnostics and vestibular assessments.
Advanced Hearing Solutions, our hearing aid dispensing practice, works with all of the major hearing aid manufacturers. In addition, we evaluate and treat tinnitus, hyperacusis, and misophonia.
Externship position would include opportunities in the following areas:
Pediatric and adult diagnostics
Adult amplification (including Real Ear verification)
Specialized hearing devices (including Baha)
Tinnitus, hyperacusis, misophonia evaluations, treatment, and informational counseling
Candidates should have an interest in vestibular assessment and a desire to learn.
To apply please contact our Director of Audiology, Dr. Samantha Reavell.
Three letters of recommendation
Transcript (official or unofficial)
*An in-person interview will be part of the application process.
Primary Practice Setting:
ENT group practice Private practice
Number of Audiologists at the site:
6 FTE Masters Degree 0 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 0 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 0 FTE Clerical Support Staff
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 0 2nd year 0 3rd year 1 4th year Externships
Will interview travel be compensated?
Continuing education opportunities?
May 2020 - June 2020
Expected hours/days a week:
Travel to satellite centers required?
Yes Extern may split time between Exton and West Chester locations
Local students preferred:
Does the externship site provide orientation to relevant clinical policies and procedures?
Does the externship site provide instructions about patient's rights and providing patient education?
Does the externship site provide orientation to quality assessment, quality assurance and quality improvement?
Externship site expects the extern to have mastered these skills before they begin their clinical externship:
- Basic diagnostic protocols - Desire to learn
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
- Basic diagnostic protocols - Vestibular assessments - Hearing aid fitting and checks
Clinical opportunities that will be given to the extern:
Pediatric evaluations: infant/toddler
Pediatric evaluations: school-age
Adult hearing evaluations
Auditory processing evaluations
Evoked potential assessments
Intra-operative monitoring cases
Hearing aids dispensed
Hearing aid selection/fitting
Audiologic rehabilitation (group or individualized)
Cochlear implant evaluations
Cochlear implant rehabilitation
Consortium or collaborative arrangements with other sites?
How frequently will the externship site communicate with the university during the externship?
Communication or other support do expected or required from the university during the externship:
Letters of Recommendation Resume Transcript
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
Email Dr. Samantha Reavell at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will contact the applicant directly to set up an interview
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)
Ear, Nose, and Throat Associates of Chester County is a busy and established ENT practice with office locations in Exton and West Chester, PA. Services include adult and pediatric diagnostics and vestibular assessments.
Our hearing aid dispensing practice, Advanced Hearing Solutions, works with the adult population to determine their hearing needs. We work closely with all major hearing aid manufacturers. We specialize in the treatment of tinnitus, hyperacusis, and misophonia.