Erin Gowen, Au.D., CCC-A, F-AAA
- State License- Georgia #AUD004131
- Certification of Clinical Competence, American Speech-Language and Hearing Association
- Fellow, American Academy of Audiology
Education and Training
- Doctorate of Audiology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
- Bachelor of Science, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
- Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) Training Program at the University of Tennessee Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities, Memphis, TN
Clinical and Professional Experience
Erin Gowen joined Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat of Atlanta after she completed her fourth year doctoral externship in audiology at PENTA in 2018. Her clinical experiences include a variety of pediatric-focused practicum rotations in hospital, clinical, and educational settings.
In her role at PENTA, Dr. Gowen is responsible for diagnostic audiologic evaluations of infants, children and adolescents utilizing standard, conditioned play, and visual reinforcement audiometric techniques. She is involved in the selection, fitting, and verification follow-up of both digital hearing aids and bone anchored hearing aids from a variety of manufacturers.
Dr. Gowen is proficient in utilizing the Biologic, Vivosonic, and Natus Hand-Held auditory brainstem response (ABR) units to complete electrophysiological testing for children during natural sleep.
Dr. Gowen works closely with the special needs population, including those with Down syndrome, Autism, ADHD, and other disorders and syndromes associated with hearing loss. She has specialized training working with children with developmental disabilities in interdisciplinary settings and she aims to provide a family-centered approach with all of her patients.
Professional Societies/ Associations
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association
- American Academy of Audiology
- Diagnostic evaluation of hearing
- Programming, fitting, and troubleshooting of traditional hearing aids and bone anchored hearing aids
- Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) testing, including the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening
- Support and counseling for families of children with hearing loss
- Working as part of an interdisciplinary team to help children with developmental disabilities