Our Audiologists

Dr. Dawn Heiman is the founder of Advanced Audiology Consultants. She and Dr. Kelly Warf are highly-trained audiologists, with expertise in evaluating and treating hearing disorders and fitting hearing aids.

Although Drs. Heiman and Warf have many professional accomplishments, the one in which they take the most pride is the esteem of their patients. Many patients have reported that they were thrilled that they came here with their hearing needs. We have been so honored that so many of our patients have enthusiastically recommended our audiologists to others. This, above any other professional accomplishment, is our greatest source of satisfaction.

Dawn Heiman, Au.D., F-AAA
Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Dawn Heiman attained her Clinical Doctorate in Audiology (AuD) from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, School of Audiology.  She obtained Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pittsburgh and her Master of Science degree in Audiology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.  Dr. Heiman is a member of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology and the American Academy of Audiology.

Dr. Dawn Heiman has given many lectures on various topics regarding hearing loss, hearing aids, psychosocial aspects of hearing loss, prevention of hearing loss, cochlear implants, and auditory processing disorders to various private and public groups in hospitals and civic organizations in the Philadelphia and Chicago areas. She is a recognized expert in the field of hearing health.

She is a Gold Circle Audiologist for Sensaphonics, meaning she is specially trained to take earmold impressions for musicians to create musician’s custom earmolds and In-ear monitors.

She also loves to teach and supervise audiology students. Dr. Heiman has been a clinical supervisor for audiology students from Temple University, Rutgers University, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, University of Colorado, Salus University, Rush University, and Northwestern University.

Kelly Warf, Au.D., CCC-A
Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Warf attained her Clinical Doctorate of Audiology (AuD) from Rush University.  She obtained her Bachelors of Science from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.  Dr. Warf is a member of the American Academy of Audiology and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Throughout her clinical education, Dr. Warf gained considerable experience working in a variety of settings in the Chicagoland area; assessing patients of all ages and diverse populations.

Dr. Warf’s special interest extends to Central Auditory Processing Disorders (CAPD).  She was first introduced to the field of Audiology when her brother was diagnosed with central auditory processing disorder.  Dr. Warf’s personal experience has shpaed her motivation in the clinic to help patients communicate and connect with their loved ones.

Lakshmi Kamath, B.A.
Audiology Assistant

Lucky has been working with patients who have hearing impairments for the past 10 years.  She completed the Nova Southeastern University Audiology Assistant Certificate program in 2016.  She is an integral part of the patient’s journey in helping coordinate schedules, answering questions, assisting the audiologist with routine tasks, as well as helping with hearing aid repairs.