SKILLED PROFESSIONALS

At Oro Valley & Tanque Verde Audiology, we pride ourselves on developing long-term relationships with our patients. Because Hearing Care is Health Care.

Oro Valley: 520-428-8177 | Tanque Verde: 520-751-3901

Meet Your Hearing Care Professionals

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Dr. Judy Huch

AuD

Dr. Judy Huch is the owner of both offices. Dr. Huch has been dispensing hearing aids since 1991 and graduated in 1993 from Central Missouri State University with a Master’s in Audiology. She completed her Clinical Doctorate in Audiology in 2007 at AT Still University out of Mesa, AZ. Dr. Huch has been published in several trade journals and textbooks on the topic of patient satisfaction. Her offices are on the cutting edge of technology and is an early adopter of the newest technology. The goal of each office is to provide excellent patient centered care with technology that matches the individual. She is also starting a Non-Profit division of her offices to provide this model of excellent hearing healthcare to all in 2017. She was also appointed by the Governor of AZ as a State Commissioner for the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in 2016 for a three-year term.

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Jennifer T. Lamfers

AuD

Dr. Lamfers is originally from Miami, Florida and acquired her undergraduate degree at The Florida State University. She moved to Phoenix for graduate school and completed her Clinical Doctorate in Audiology in 2010 at A.T. Still University- Arizona School of Health Sciences. She focused on amplification, pediatrics, and cochlear implants in her graduate studies. She moved to Tucson in September of 2010 and enjoys the outdoor lifestyle that southern Arizona has to offer. She is an active member of the Junior League of Tucson and sits on the Leadership Board for the Florida State University College of Communication and Information. In the past she has volunteered on medical mission trips to Sonora and Sinaola, Mexico to provide diagnostic testing and amplification to children in rural parts of Mexico.

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Carly Copeland

AuD

Carly is originally from Chandler, Az. She moved to Tucson to complete her undergraduate and graduate degrees at the University of Arizona. She graduated with her Doctorate in Audiology in 2014. Dr. Copeland is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing association and specializes in balance testing and amplification. She and her husband welcomed their son in 2014.

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Darlyne Kim

AuD

Dr. Kim graduated from the University of Arizona with a doctorate in Audiology in 2011. She was an audiologist at an otolaryngology office for 4 years where she had the opportunity to work with patients who had a wide variety of balance and hearing disorders. She enjoys staying up-to-date with the latest hearing aid technologies and strives to provide the most appropriate amplification for every patient. She is a member of the American Speech and Hearing Association. Dr. Kim enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter whenever she has the opportunity.

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Laura Coco

AuD

Dr. Laura Coco is originally from Texas, where she obtained her undergraduate and Clinical Doctorate in Audiology at the University of Texas at Austin. She moved to Tucson in 2016, and is currently working towards her PhD at the University of Arizona. Her research interests are in improving access to hearing healthcare for underserved communities. She has lived and worked in various parts of the world, including South Korea and Mexico, and speaks American Sign Language and Spanish. Dr. Coco understands that effective communication is important to maintain a positive quality of life, and treats each patient according to their unique hearing healthcare needs.

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Lauren Fedt

AuD

Dr. Lauren Fedt is from the Phoenix area and completed her undergraduate education at Arizona State University. She acquired her Clinical Doctorate in Audiology at the University of Arizona and completed her doctoral research in the area of teleaudiology applications. She specializes in amplification and tinnitus management and is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. Dr. Fedt has been involved with several medical and social philanthropic organizations in Arizona and across the United States

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Melanie Dunne

AuD

Dr. Melanie Dunne graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences from the University of Arizona in 2012. She went on to obtain a Master of Science and Doctor of Audiology (AuD) in 2016 from the University of Arizona. Dr. Dunne has a Certificate of Clinical Competency with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Her research includes improving communication between individuals with hearing loss and medical providers. She collaborated on the development of an intro-professional training program which focuses on educating medical providers concerning the impact of hearing loss, its affects in a medical setting, and appropriate communication strategies for communication with the hearing impaired. Dr. Dunne has knowledge in current technology including hearing aids, cochlear implants and bone anchored devices. She is skilled in audiometric evaluations, ototoxicity monitoring, auditory brainstem response and vestibular evaluations for patient struggling with dizziness and vertigo. She prides herself on being a compassionate provider, who takes time to educate her patients on the impact of hearing loss, diagnostic results and hearing device options.

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Anne Natale

Office Manager

Anne joined us in October 2014 as the Office Manager. She draws on her thirteen years’ experience in customer service and administration of those seven years in a large physician practices and medical research. She has a strong and successful background in project management, staff organization and is a skilled team builder. She graduated from University of Arizona with a degree in Health Administration and Biology. The true joys in her life are fueled by her husband and three children. She and her family enjoy a variety of outdoor activities.