Dr. Oriana P. Maldonado was born and raised in Miami, FL. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL. Subsequently, Dr. Maldonado completed her doctorate degree at Pacific University in Hillsboro, OR. During her graduate studies, she became affiliated with the National Student Academy of Audiology. Her clinical residency rotation was based in the otolaryngology department of the Cleveland Clinic Florida in Weston, FL, where she provided diagnostic hearing evaluations, balance assessments, cerumen management, and fitted hearing aids with follow-up care to the adult and geriatric population.
She thoroughly enjoys all aspects of audiology, with a special interest in amplification and audiologic rehabilitation. Her motivation and passion stem from seeing her patients’ quality of life improve. She states: “as an audiologist, it is my priority to listen to your unique hearing needs in order to provide the best treatment plan for you.”
When she is out of the clinic, Dr. Maldonado spends most of her time outdoors. Her interests include gardening, kayaking, camping, going to the local dog park with her pups, traveling, and cooking.