Dr. Kayla Wilkins was awarded her doctorate degree from the University of South Florida in 2014. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of South Florida in 2010. Dr. Wilkins completed her clinical residency here at Tampa Bay Hearing and Balance Center in Tampa, FL. She has received a comprehensive education in the areas of assessment and treatment of all populations with hearing and balance issues.
Dr. Wilkins is trained in the areas of comprehensive audiological evaluations for patients of all ages, advanced hearing technology, osseointegrated (bone-anchored) hearing devices, electrophysiology (including electrocochleography, vestibular evoked myogenic potentials, and auditory brainstem response), videonystagmography, cochlear implant candidacy evaluations, and post-cochlear implant programming. She works with all three cochlear implant companies: Advanced Bionics, Med-El Corporation and Cochlear Americas. She also has experience performing canalith repositioning maneuvers. Dr. Wilkins is a licensed audiologist in the state of Florida and holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (F-AAA).
Dr. Wilkins’ clinical interests include cochlear implants, bone-anchored hearing devices, and advanced hearing aid technology.