AuD, CCC-A, Director
Dr. Miller, Audiologist, was born and raised in West Texas. She graduated with her Doctor of Audiology degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in 2004. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Hearing Sciences from the University of North Texas in 2000. Dr. Miller is a member of the Texas Academy of Audiology. She holds the national certification, the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) and is state board licensed. Her areas of interest are tinnitus evaluations and management, assessment and treatment of hearing loss with hearing technology, and program management and development. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, raising chickens and traveling. She says, “My love of Audiology was discovered in 1998. Hearing healthcare is a pioneering field and the advancement of it has been an exciting journey. Being at WTRC allows me to meet the needs of our patients.”
Dr. Middlebrooks, Audiologist, received her Bachelor’s in Psychology from the University of Louisiana at Monroe and her Doctor of Audiology degree from the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center. Dr. Middlebrooks holds the national certification, the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) and is state board licensed. Her areas of interest include pediatric and adult assessment and treatment, educational audiology, and hearing implants. She says, "Being a part of this Audiology team has allowed me to use my passion and creativity to help improve the life of anyone who walks through our door.” Dr. Middlebrooks enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and enjoying nature.
Dr. Faith Charles graduated with her Doctorate of Audiology degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in 2022. She completed her year-long internship at West Texas Rehab before graduating with her doctorate in May of 2022 and was thankful for the opportunity to continue serving patients in San Angelo and the surrounding area through WTRC as a full-time audiologist. Through her experiences with her many family members with hearing loss, Faith has developed a passion for helping individuals achieve their communication goals. She loves the patient-centered philosophy at West Texas Rehab Center which allows its practitioners to partner with patients and their families to find the best solution for their hearing care needs. Her professional interests include seeing both pediatric and adult patients for hearing evaluations, electrophysiological measures, and auditory processing evaluations. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband and two miniature schnauzers and is currently expecting her first child in March of 2023.
Shawna Henderson is from the small town of Junction, Texas. She started her hearing healthcare journey in 2013 and has thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of what the field intels. She is a Board Certified Hearing instrument Specialist and CAOHC certified (Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation). Working at WTRC has made so many of her goals attainable with the ability to help such different people in all different walks of life. She is the mother of two beautiful little girls who keep her very busy in her time away from WTRC. During her spare time she enjoys traveling to different golf courses, softball and outdoor activities with her family.
Virginia was born and raised in San Angelo. She came to WTRC with 24 years of patient care experience. She says, “I am fortunate to work alongside an amazing team of professionals here at WTRC that daily deliver high quality and caring patient care.” The biggest joy of her life is being Grandma of 3 pretty, cool grandkids. Her hobbies are working-out, Zumba dance, and gardening. She has a passion to support the community by advocating for the spay and neuter of local stray dogs and cats.
Audiology office manager
Lauren has always enjoyed helping people, which is why she was elated to join the West Texas Rehab Center in 2019. Lauren brought with her a vast range of healthcare and office management expertise. The teamwork at the Rehab Hearing Center makes her job seem like she is working with family. Lauren says, "I am proud to be part of a caring company, and I enjoy getting to see our patients hear again. Our team makes Great Things happen, every day."
Patient Care Coordinator
Laura has worked in healthcare for over 10 years. She brings a vast knowledge in customer service and business office expertise. She says, “I am so happy to be part of West Texas Rehab and the Audiology team. Getting our patients to be able to hear again is very rewarding.” In her spare time she loves to spend time with family and travel.