Brad Ingrao, AuD has been around hearing loss literally his whole life. His late Uncle was a professional musician turned hearing aid specialist and his adopted adult son is Deaf and uses ASL.
Dr. Ingrao has been actively involved in consumer organizations for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing since 1984 and is known as an early adopter of new and innovative technological and logistical solutions for hearing in difficult situations. He currently works for the Veterans Health Administration where he provides a full range of audiology services including a sub-specialty of working with patients with severe to profound hearing loss.
Dr. Ingrao has served as professional advisor and Board member for several HLAA chapters, has presented at several National, State and local HLAA meetings and previously wrote a regular technology column in Hearing Loss Magazine as well as contributing to several articles, webinars and books on hearing loss.
Currently an Advanced Practice Clinical Audiologist providing services to veterans at the VA Long Beach Medical Center.