Dr. Colleen Sheahan received her Doctor of Audiology degree (Au.D.) from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in 2019. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in speech-language pathology and audiology and Deaf studies from Towson University in 2015, completing her clinical residency at Chesapeake Hearing Centers. She also carries the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A), which is awarded by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
Dr. Sheahan has completed clinical rotations at the Center for Hearing and Balance at Bloomsburg University, Valley ENT, ENT Surgical Group, and Select Medical Audiology. She completed her fourth-year residency with Chesapeake Hearing Centers. During her undergraduate studies, she utilized American Sign Language (ASL) and written English to teach deaf adults literacy skills through her internship at an adult literacy organization in Baltimore. Dr. Sheahan has a special interest in diagnostic testing, tinnitus, and vestibular disorders. Interested in current research, she has attended various clinical trainings and conferences, and co-presented on vestibular dark cells at the Tenth Annual Meeting of the American Balance Society in 2018.
Dr. Sheahan served as the President of the Audiology Doctoral Student Association at Bloomsburg University where she coordinated service projects and community outreach promoting hearing health. She is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) and the American Academy of Audiology (AAA).
The ability to help patients hear so they can enjoy the many sounds of life is what drew Dr. Sheahan to the field of audiology. When not working clinically, she enjoys spending time on her family’s small farm in Delaware, reading a good book, and walking her rescue dog, Dudley.