Meet the Team
Better hearing and a better quality of life can be yours for many years with the help of the right hearing professional. At Rancho Santa Fe Audiology, we pride ourselves on developing long-term relationships with our patients. Relationships based on unsurpassed personal service that begins the first time you walk through our doors and continues long after your initial appointment.
Talk to the experts.
Sara L. Mattson, AuD, CCC-A
Dr. Sara L. Mattson is a dedicated hearing healthcare professional who relies on a patient-centered approach to ensure the best outcomes for each individual. She has more than fiteen years of experience in the eld of audiology with expertise in the most advanced technological solutions designed for hearing loss, including hearing aids, cochlear implants and bone-anchored devices.
Dr. Mattson is fully licensed by the state of California and certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing
Association to provide comprehensive audiological services. She earned both her Bachelor of Arts in communicative disorders and her Master of Arts in audiology from San Diego State University. She was awarded her Doctor of Audiology by the University of Florida with a certificate of excellence in clinical education for providing outstanding clinical education to student clinicians.
Dr. Mattson is a member of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA), American Speech-Hearing-Language
Association (ASHA), California Academy of Audiology (CAA) and American Tinnitus Association.
David K. Woodruff, AuD, CCC-A
Board Certified Doctor of Audiology
An audiologist since 1986, Dr. David K. Woodruff holds a Doctorate in Audiology from A. T. Still University (ATSU) – Arizona School of Health Sciences and a graduate degree in Communicative Disorders from San Diego State University. Subsequently he taught as an adjunct professor at San Diego State University training and lecturing nurses, hospital staff, and the public. In addition, he served as Audiology Consultant for the Poway School District in San Diego County. Dr. Woodruff has also served on the Board for the California Academy of Audiology and is currently a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
Specializing in clinical audiology, hearing aid dispensing, sound and noise control, sound level and environment studies for corporations, industries and municipalities nationwide, Dr. Woodruff also serves as an expert witness for legal cases involving hearing or noise trauma that cause hearing loss, vertigo and tinnitus.
Dr. Woodruff began private practice in San Diego in 1990, when he founded and managed the Hearing and Balance Center (across from Sharp Hospital) in Kearny Mesa, North County Audiology in Carmel Mountain and Rancho Santa Fe Audiology in Rancho Santa Fe.
Today, Dr. Woodruff continues his passion working and caring for patients at Rancho Santa Fe Audiology. He has also expanded his efforts to help those with hearing loss by volunteering and working as a board member with the charity organization Americans Helping Asian Children www.ahac.org whose annual mission takes volunteers to Southeast Asia to assist disadvantaged and hearing impaired children.
Trinity Azevedo Blitt, Au.D.
Doctor of Audiology
Dr. Azevedo Blitt received her B.A. in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences from San Diego State University, and her Doctorate of Audiology from Arizona State University. She is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology.
While specializing in clinical audiology and hearing aid dispensing, Dr. Azevedo Blitt has experience in many areas of Audiology, including pediatrics, industrial audiological monitoring, vestibular testing, tinnitus and cochlear implants. She has been published for her research regarding the significance of noise-induced hearing loss as a result of personal music device use. She also has volunteered as part of a medical team assisting hearing impaired adults and children in Guaymas, Mexico.
Dr. Azevedo Blitt is a native Californian from Hilmar, a small farming town in Merced County. In her free time, Dr. Azevedo Blitt enjoys spending time with her husband and son.
Patients admire Dr. Azevedo Blitt’s remarkable enthusiasm for audiology and her personal dedication and caring approach to helping children and adults with hearing loss.
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