Timothy E Hullar, MD - Director, Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery
Sachin Gupta, MD, FACS
Dr. Sachin Gupta joined the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in 2017. He received his B.A. degree from the University of Virginia, then his M.D. degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. After completing his residency in Otolaryngology at the New York University School of Medicine, Dr. Gupta completed a fellowship in Neurotology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Prior to joining our department, he was an attending surgeon in Otology/Neurotology at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.
Dr. Gupta's clinical interests include all aspects of otology and neurotology, with a special focus on transcanal endoscopic ear surgery (TEES) and skull base surgery. Outside the clinic, he is engaged in cochlear implant research in collaboration with Dr. Lina Reiss in the Oregon Hearing Research Center.
Dr. Gupta is board certified in Otolaryngology, with additional subspecialty certification in Neurotology. In his free time, he enjoys basketball, hiking, and classical piano.
Yael Raz, MD
Dr. Raz completed her undergraduate studies at Harvard University and her medical training at UCLA School of Medicine. She completed a residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery as well as a fellowship in Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital. She has been extensively involved in basic science and clinic research during her training and early career at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Dr. Raz relocated to Portland over the summer of 2016 to join the Otology Division. Dr. Raz's clinical interest focuses on surgical rehabilitation of hearing. In her free time, Dr. Raz looks forward to exploring the gardens, food scene and nature trails of the Pacific Northwest with her husband, two kids and one giant dog.
Sarah Liebler, MS, PA-C
Sarah Liebler, PA-C, is originally from the Midwest and received her Bachelor of Science degree at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She subsequently completed her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon in 2004. Sarah is a NCCPA board certified physician assistant and an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Sarah returned to OHSU in 2012 to join the Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery team as an instructor. She works closely with Dr Tim Hullar and Dr Anh Nguyen-Huynh and enjoys seeing patients with a wide variety of ear and hearing concerns. She also sees patients as part of the OHSU Cochlear Implant program.
Prior to joining the Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery department, Sarah spent seven years practicing with a private ENT group in Portland. She serves as an instructor and mentor for physician assistant students and is actively involved with the Oregon Health & Science Physician Assistant Program.
Keri O Bennett, AuD, CCC-A
Shelly Boelter, AuD, CCC-A
Shelly earned her Master of Science degree in Audiology from Portland State University in 2004. She graduated from Salus University with a Doctor of Audiology degree in 2008. Shelly specializes in adults and aural rehabilitation through hearing instruments and total communication systems. Shelly moved to Oregon in 1999 from Wisconsin. She loves what Oregon offers and spends most of her time outdoors hiking, biking, and running. Regardless of the time of year, she is always eagerly waiting for more snow on Mt. Hood so she and her husband can go skiing!
Jessica Eggleston, AuD, CCC-A
Dr. Eggleston earned her Doctorate in Audiology from the University at Buffalo in 2010. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Communicative Disorders and Sciences from the State University of New York at Geneseo in 2005. She specializes in adult and pediatric diagnostic audiology, hearing aids and cochlear implants. Dr. Eggleston, along with the other members of the OHSU Cochlear Implant Team, present information about cochlear implants throughout the year to the Hearing Loss Association of Oregon, in addition to other local organizations. She holds certification with the American Speech-Language Hearing-Association.
Jennifer Fowler, AuD, CCC-A
Jennifer received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech and Hearing Science from The University of Iowa in 2008. She obtained her Master of Arts Degree in Audiology from The University of Iowa in 2011 and graduated from The University of Iowa as a Doctor of Audiology in 2012. Jennifer specializes in diagnostic audiology for pediatric and adult patients, balance assessments, and working with adult and pediatric patients with hearing aids and cochlear implants.
Sara Funatake, AuD, CCC-A
Angela C Garinis, PhD, CCC-A
Curtis L Hartling, AuD, CCC-A
Amy Johnson, AuD, CCC-A
Amy received her M.A. in Audiology from Western Washington University in 1993. She graduated from Arizona Health and Science University with a Doctor of Audiology in 2006. Amy specializes in diagnostic audiology for both pediatric and adult patients and also works with the hearing aid program at OHSU.
Carrie Lakin, AuD, CCC-A
Carrie received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Willamette University in 2002. She graduated from San Diego State/University of California-San Diego as a Doctor of Audiology in 2008. Carrie specializes in diagnostic audiology for both pediatrics and adults, balance assessment, and working with adult hearing aid and cochlear implant patients.
Jennifer Lane, AuD, CCC-A
Devon Paldi, AuD, CCC-A
Dr. Paldi received her Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders & Sciences from the University of Oregon in 2003 and her Master of Arts in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Washington State University in 2008. She graduated from the University of Florida as a Doctor of Audiology in 2008. Dr. Paldi specializes in diagnostics and hearing aids for both pediatric and adult patients here at OHSU.
Lina Reiss, PhD
Dr. Reiss is the director of the Cochlear Implant and Hearing Aid Research Lab (CIHAR Lab). She is currently recruiting children and adults (normal-hearing, hearing-aid users, and cochlear implant users) for research studies on auditory perception.
Lindsay Schlobohm, AuD, CCC-A
Ashley Sobchuk, AuD, F-AAA
Jessica Van Auken, MA, CCC-A
Jessica graduated from Western Washington University – Bellingham, Washington, with her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2002, and her Master of Arts Degree in Audiology and Aural Rehabilitation in 2005. Jessica specializes in diagnostic audiology and cochlear implants for both pediatric and adult patients, and provides aural rehabilitation therapy for pediatric and adult patients with hearing loss.