Dr. Smith graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor’s degree in Cognitive Science. She earned her Doctor of Audiology degree from the San Diego Au.D. program, a joint program between San Diego State University and the University of California San Diego. Her doctoral research focused on the use of Multifrequency Tympanometry (MFT) in the detection of Meniere’s Disease.
Prior to graduation, Dr. Smith completed her externship at West Coast Hearing and Balance Center, a neurotology clinic in Thousand Oaks. She worked with patients of all ages completing comprehensive audiological diagnostics, hearing aid programming, and tinnitus counseling. Her number one priority is to provide excellent service to help improve the quality of life of her patients.
Dr. Smith is originally from Temecula and has witnessed its growth over the last 30 years. In her spare time she enjoys horseback riding and playing tennis.