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Audiological Evaluations


TSD Audiological Services provides outreach in the form of comprehensive audiological evaluations of infants and children, ages 0-21, including:

  • Newborn hearing screening ages 0 to 3 (Distortion Product Otoacoustic Emissions (DPOAEs) for initial and re-screens) including ongoing monitoring for at risk follow-up
  • Early Intervention ages 0 to 3
    • Loaner Hearing Aids and Trial FM Systems through Friends of Tennessee Babies with Special Needs Loaner Hearing Aid Bank
  • HeadStart/Preschool ages 3 to 5
  • School-age
    • educational consultative services
    • classroom amplification analysis
    • screening for auditory processing disorders
  • Consultation with families and professionals regarding the interpretation of audiology test results
  • Collaboration with private and clinical audiologists throughout the State to support audiological testing and ensure quality services for deaf and hard of hearing children


TSD Knoxville 

Dr. Crista Froeling

Dr. Sheila Franklin


Dr. Carrie Crittendon

Dr. Emily Jones