Dr. Cristobal has completed a thorough 1 on 1 vetting process with Dr. Cliff himself to verify that she follows best practices in patient care.
As an independent Private Practice Audiologist, Dr. Cristobal will hand-pick the best hearing technology available for your unique needs.
Dr. Cristobal is consistently the most highly rated hearing practice in Durham for a reason -- our #1 focus is your experience! You're in great hands with our team!
Working with an Audiologist that follows best practices (just like Dr. Cliff does in his clinics) is the key to a life-transforming hearing care experience. Treating hearing loss properly is complex, and requires a provider willing to invest the time and resources in your optimal hearing results.
Only about 20% of hearing providers follow best practices in audiology...choosing a Dr. Cliff Approved Provider ensures that you will receive hearing care that includes Best Practices -- leading to your best hearing in the situations and with the people that matter the most.
Dr. Shelly Cristobal took over as owner and audiologist of Hearing Health Care Services in August of 2014.
Previously, she had been working with a large team of Ear, Nose, and Throat specialists performing both diagnostics and management care for patients of all ages. This offered her experience caring for the needs of each patient in the context of total health care.
For those patients for whom hearing aids are appropriate, she utilizes gold standard fitting procedures with probe microphone based real ear measures. She also offer a wide range of assistive listening devices and auditory retraining programs.
Dr. Cristobal earned a Doctorate in Audiology from the University of Memphis in 2010, She completed a clinical internship at UNC. She also earned her undergraduate degree from UNC Chapel Hill. She has twice been awarded honors from national audiology organizations for above and beyond the typical continuing education efforts.
A North Carolina native, Dr. Cristobal lives in Hillsborough with her husband, Christian, their five-year-old, Will, one-and-a-half-year-old, Benny, a Great Dane and a house cat. They are active parishioners at the Newman Catholic Student Center Parish in Chapel Hill.