Au.D., CCC/A, FAAA
Janice Richbourg, Au.D., CCC/A, FAAA, Director of Audiology, obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Ouachita Baptist University in Communication Disorders. She received a Master of Science degree with a focus in Audiology from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in May of 2002 and completed her Doctor of Audiology degree at Texas Tech University in May of 2003. Dr. Richbourg has been employed by ENT Associates since June 2002. Her primary focus is on adult and pediatric hearing aids. Dr. Richbourg holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC/A) from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (FAAA).
Au.D., CCC/A, FAAA
Jordan Traber, Au.D., CCC/A, FAAA Manager of Audiology, earned a Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders from Lamar University in 2011 and a Doctor of Audiology from the University of North Texas in 2015. She joined ENT Associates of East Texas in 2014 as a fourth-year doctoral resident and accepted a full-time position upon graduation.
Dr. Traber holds a Certificate of Clinical Competency in Audiology (CCC/A) from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the Texas Academy of Audiology. She regularly attends state and national audiology conventions. Her clinical interests focus on advanced diagnostic testing and hearing aids.
Dr. Traber is the youngest of three children and the only girl in a family of active sports enthusiasts. Playing college volleyball helped instill a strong work ethic and the importance of teamwork and effective communication— skills she relies on as an audiologist. She enjoys spending time doing projects, watching sports with her family, and working on her newly purchased home.
Casey Combs, Au.D., is a clinical audiologist who earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Kansas with honors in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences. She went on to receive her Doctor of Audiology degree from the University of Kansas Medical Center in May of 2017. Dr. Combs is in the process of obtaining her Certification of Clinical Competency in Audiology (CCC/A) from the American Speech-Language- Hearing Association. Her clinical focus is on hearing aids and cochlear implants for the pediatric and adult populations.
M.S., CCC/A, FAAA
Laurie Hicks, M.S., CCC/A, FAAA is a Clinical Audiologist and has been with ENT Associates since 2004. She has been a practicing Audiologist since 1984. Her clinical areas of expertise are Balance Disorders, Pediatric and general Audiometric evaluations. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech/Language Pathology and Master of Science Degree in Audiology, both from the University of North Texas. She has her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC/A) from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, is Licensed in the State of Texas to practice Audiology and dispense hearing aids, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (FAAA) and a member of the Texas Academy of Audiology.
Mary K. Roberts
MA, CCC/A, FAAA
Mary K. Roberts, MA, CCC/A, FAAA, has been a practicing clinical audiologist since 1992. She obtained a Masters degree in Audiology from the University of Texas at Austin, as well as a Bachelors degree in Microbiology from Texas A&M University in College Station.
Ms. Roberts holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association, and she is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. She has worked as an audiologist at three otolaryngology clinics in Southeast Texas, as well as at Memorial Hermann Hospital, a level I trauma hospital in Houston, TX.
She enjoys hearing testing of all ages of patients, testing and treatment of balance disorders and working with hearing amplification, including bone anchored hearing devices such as the Baha.
Au.D., CCC/A, FAAA
Phyllis Trotter, Au.D., CCC/A, FAAA obtained her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi, and went on to earn her Doctor of Audiology degree from A.T. Still/Arizona School of Health Sciences. Dr. Trotter has been a clinical/dispensing audiologist for over twenty years, honing her skills in several states before landing in Texas. Her clinical focus in on pediatric and adult hearing aids.