Dr. Pat Biondi, Au.D.
NJ Audiology License #290, NJ Hearing Aid Dispensing License #492
Doctor Pat Biondi earned his Master’s degree in Audiology from Montclair State University and his doctorate from Arizona School of Health Sciences. Dr. Biondi shares his deep-rooted passion for helping people reclaim their hearing with the caring and skillful team that makes up Audiology & Hearing Aid Solutions.
As an audiologist since 1990, Dr. Biondi has led Audiology & Hearing Aid Solutions in helping thousands of people enjoy better hearing, resulting in an improved sense of safety, belonging and independence for those individuals and their families.
Doctor Biondi is part of a small mission group called Hearts for Hearing. This group obtains grants from local Rotary Clubs so that hearing instruments can be purchased and fitted on poverty-stricken children in the Dominican Republic. Since 1992, Hearts for Hearing has journeyed to the Dominican annually and fitted more than 1,400 hearing aids on needy children.
Doctor Biondi has published several articles, including “Why You Should Have Your Infant Tested for Hearing Loss”, which appeared in Exceptional Parent magazine, Volume 37, Iss. 9.
April Egarian, Au.D., F-AAA
NJ Audiology License #828, NJ Hearing Aid Dispensing License #1007
April earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in speech and hearing sciences from Kean University and Clinical Doctorate in Audiology degree from Montclair State University.
Prior to joining Audiology & Hearing Aid Solutions, Dr. Egarian gained her clinical experience as a Doctoral Intern in numerous settings including JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute, Veteran’s Administration Hospital and Lake Drive School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
She completed her 4th Year Externship in a large otolaryngology practice, prior to joining them as their full time Audiologist. Dr. Egarian is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and was awarded her hearing aid dispensing license in 2003. She currently holds a NJ State License in both Audiology and Hearing aid Dispensing.
Dr. Egarian has considerable experience as an audiologist in the assessment and management of hearing loss with current and sophisticated hearing aid technology. In addition, Dr. Egarian has extensive diagnostic proficiency. She has routinely performed audiometric and vestibular/balance assessments on a wide patient demographic, ranging from pediatric to geriatric.
Dr. Egarian holds a special interest in aural rehabilitation and optimizing communication with family and friends through better hearing. She currently resides in Parsippany, NJ with her husband Jeff, son Jaxson, daughter Farrah, and dog Artie.
Kareen Halper Medina, Au.D., F-AAA, C-AAA
NJ Audiology License #687, NJ Hearing Aid Dispensing License #1026
Kareen Halper Medina is a Doctor of Audiology whose expertise is hearing aid fittings and aural rehabilitation. She has her Bachelors of Science from Binghamton University, her Masters of Science from Brooklyn College and her Doctorate from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry and Audiology.
She speaks Spanish and Hebrew. Her passion is helping her patients hear better and she has worked with many different age populations.
Jared Talarico, BC-HIS
NJ Hearing Aid Dispensing License #1244
Jared graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from Wilmington University and is Board Certified in Hearing Instrument Sciences. Jared began his career in Southern New Jersey where he discovered the importance of helping people hear as well as the pivotal role he is able to play in educating the community on hearing health. He came to Audiology & Hearing Aid Solutions in order to further his goals of helping as many people as possible hear and understand to the best of their abilities. His warm, welcoming personality makes it easy for him to connect and relate well to his patients quickly. He is committed to providing the best hearing possible to his patients, as well as provide the best customer service experience they can receive. Jared is a Trustee of the Board of the New Jersey Association of Hearing Health Professionals. He resides in Morristown, NJ with his wife, Jaimi, daughter, Pia, and their puppy, Lorenzo.