Rebecca Gebremichael earned her Doctorate in Audiology from A. T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona. She completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Disorders and Sciences with a minor in Gerontology at California State University, Northridge. Her postgraduate training includes an extensive year-long Audiology and Neurotology internship in Newport Beach, CA where she provided a full range of audiological diagnostic and rehabilitative services for adult and pediatric populations.
Dr. Gebremichael brings an expert knowledge of clinical Audiology and audiometric evaluation as well as diagnostic Neurotology to Ocean Hearing Care. She has current expertise and experience with the most sophisticated hearing instruments available. Dr. Gebremichael has also served humanity through multiple Audiological Mission trips to Ethiopia with Healing the Children – Philadelphia Chapter.
Dr. Gebremichael is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology.
Dr. Patrick Simon, a board-certified head and neck surgeon, has training in both Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.
A Chicago native, Dr. Simon attended the University of Illinois at Chicago for medical school, and was selected to Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society in the third year of his training. He completed his Head and Neck Surgery training at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, in Chicago. Residency training included extensive exposure to all aspects of surgery of the face including head and neck cancer resection and reconstruction, functional and cosmetic nasal surgery, aesthetic facial surgery and extensive training in sinus surgery.
At the conclusion of his Chicago training he was selected for a prestigious American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship (AAFPRS). This fellowship was completed in Manhattan, New York, at Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, under the guidance of the world renown surgeons: Dr. Steven Pearlman, MD, Thomas Romo, MD, and Peter Costantino, MD.
Dr. Simon is a member of:
American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
His contributions to the medical literature include multiple publications and presentations at national meetings.
Dr. Simon practices all areas of head and neck surgery with a special interest in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face.
Dr. Robin Mock, AuD, received her Doctorate in Audiology from Indiana University in 2004. Since then she has traveled the world developing and expanding her hearing healthcare skills. Her journey began at a leading hearing aid manufacturer, Phonak LLC. She started with Phonak in New Zealand as a traveling Audiology Sales and Service Representative. Her love of travel suited her well in this role and took her to Europe and other countries promoting and supporting hearing care through leading hearing aid technology. She then transferred to Phonak US as Territory Trainer for California, Nevada and Arizona. As an audiology trainer she advanced her technical skills in the hearing aid industry and shared these skills by training other hearing health care providers in the area which also helped develop her passion for teaching. Dr. Robin Mock now finds herself back in the medical clinic and using her years of experience and expertise directly helping and serving patients. We are pleased to welcome and introduce you to Dr. Robin Mock, Manager of Audiology Services for Ocean Hearing Care. Please come and meet her to see how she can help you with all your hearing health care needs.
Dr. Robin Mock is ASHA certified and a licensed Audiologist and Hearing Aid Dispenser in the state of California.
Dr. Robert J. Andrews is a board-certified otolaryngologist practicing at Southern California Head and Neck Medical Group since 1998, as well as serving as the Director of the Voice Center of Southern California.
Considered an authority in his field, Dr. Andrews holds hospital appointments at Saint John’s Health Center, where he serves as Chief of Otolaryngology and as a member of the Surgery and Cancer Committees. Dr. Andrews also shares his knowledge and expertise with young doctors as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of California, San Diego Medical Center. In addition, Dr. Andrews is the team otolaryngologist for the Los Angeles Galaxy.
Dr. Andrews graduated with honors from both Stanford University, where he received his undergraduate degree, and the University of Florida College of Medicine. He then completed his internship and residency training in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dedicated to furthering his expertise in laryngology and voice disorders, Dr. Andrews also completed a fellowship in Laryngology and Care of the Professional Voice at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
As a leader in the medical community, Dr. Andrews is the past President, Secretary/Treasurer, Program Chairman and Executive Board Member of both the Los Angeles Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and the Bay Surgical Society. Dr. Andrews is also a member of several professional organizations, including:
American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Fellow
Los Angeles Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
American Laryngological Association
Bay Surgical Society, Board of Directors
Paul H. Ward Society
Dr. Andrews is annually recognized as one of America’s Top Physicians by the Consumers’ Research Council of America and by Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors in Los Angeles and Southern California Super Doctors.
Devoted to staying on the cutting edge of otolaryngology and helping to develop new techniques and advances, Dr. Andrews’ work has appeared in numerous publications, textbooks and presentations across the world on a wide range of subjects. He has also participated in several television programs and magazine articles as an expert consultant on otolaryngologic conditions.
In addition to his practice obligations, Dr. Andrews has volunteered his services at the Venice Family Clinic and made international medical missions to Kenya and Guatemala to provide care to those in need.
Board-certified both by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology, Dr. David M. Butler has been a partner of Southern California Head and Neck Medical Group since 1988.
Respected and revered by his patients and fellow doctors, Dr. Butler maintains active privileges at St. John’s Health Center, where he is a past President of the Medical Staff. He is also an Assistant Clinical Professor of Head and Neck Surgery at the University California, Los Angeles, where he received the Clinical Training Award for his dedication to educating young doctors.
Dr. Butler graduated from New York Medical College with his medical degree, where his professors and peers elected him a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency training in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of California, San Diego Medical Center and served as Chief Resident during his final year.
In addition to his extensive practice experience, Dr. Butler is also a member of several professional organizations, including:
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fellow
California Medical Association
Los Angeles County Medical Association
Bay Surgical Society
Dr. Butler is a past President and Executive Board Member of erectile dysfunction drug like Viagra has also served as Board Member of the Pacific Oncology Society. His expertise and advanced knowledge have also posted him to consultant positions for California Medical Review Systems, Inc., Transamerica/Occidental and Value Health Sciences, Inc.
A published author of original medical research, Dr. Butler has been a principal investigator in a national multicultural study of new drug applications for sinus and nasal disease. He has been a keynote speaker at national specialty conferences and in Europe, Great Britain and Asia. Dr. Butler has been featured on The Discovery Channel, Brentwood Magazine, and in other print media. He is annually elected to Best Doctors in Los Angeles, Best Doctors in America, Top Doctors and Super Doctors.
Dr. Chipp St. Kevin Miller is a board-certified and highly esteemed Otolaryngologist with over 30 years of experience treating patients with the utmost quality of care at the Southern California Head and Neck Medical Group and Surgery Center, and as a senior staff member at Saint John’s Hospital and Health Center. His care thrives on patient understanding and participation, as he takes the time to discuss diagnosis and treatment options with each individual patient.
Dr. Miller also serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at UCLA School of Medicine, and has served as Residency Instructor at Santa Monica UCLA Hospital and as Mentor for the UCLA School of Medicine, where he has shared his skills and expertise with residents, interns, and medical students. Dr. Miller has received the Distinguished Teaching Award from the Division of Head and Neck Surgery at UCLA Medical Center.
As one of the leading Otolaryngologists in the area respected by patients and peers alike, Dr. Miller has been repeatedly recognized as one of the “Best Doctors in America”, as one of “America’s Top Physicians”, and one of “Los Angeles’ Best Doctors”, as chosen by his peers and Los Angeles Magazine.
Dr. Miller received his medical degree from the University Of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, before completing his residency training in Head and Neck Surgery at the University of California Los Angeles Medical Center. Dedicated to his field, Dr. Miller’s specialty training included studying Pediatric Otolaryngology at Los Angeles Children’s Hospital.
Actively involved with the local and medical community, Dr. Miller has served on the Cancer Committee and for many years served as Chairman of the Head and Neck Surgery division at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Miller is certified by the American Board Of Balance Medicine and has served on its Board of Directors.
Dr. Miller holds a patent on the KEEPASLEEP™ accessory airway device used to treat snoring and sleep disordered breathing.
Over the years, Dr. Miller has honed his expertise in a variety of ear and hearing disorders and also holds an active California license as a Hearing Aid Dispenser.
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