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Holly Teagle

Assistant Professor
Program Director, W. Paul Biggers Carolina Children’s Communicative Disorders Program (CCCDP)


Pediatric cochlear implantation


  • MA, Audiology: University of Iowa, 1985
  • AuD: University of Florida, Gainesville, 2005

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, UNC, 2005-present
  • Clinical Instructor, Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, UNC, 2003-2005
  • Audiologist II, Dept. of Otolaryngology, Univ. of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 1989-2003
  • Audiologist I, Dept. of Otolaryngology, Univ. of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 1986-89
  • Audiologist-Clinical Fellow, Dept. of Otolaryngology, Univ. of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 1985-86

Recent Publications:

  • Park, L.R, Teagle, H.F.B., Buss, E., Roush, P.A. and Buchman, C.A. (under review). Effects of frequency compression hearing aids for unilaterally implanted children with acoustically amplified residual hearing in the non-implanted ear. Ear & Hearing.
  • Hatch, D.R., Teagle, H.F.B., Park, L., Woodard, H.and Buchman, C.A. (under review). The impact of cochlear implant revision surgery on speech perception performance in children. (under review). Audiology & Neurotology.
  • Teagle, H.F.B., Roush, P.A, Woodard, J.S., Hatch, D.R., Zdanski, C.J., Buss, E. and Buchman, C. (2010). Cochlear Implantation in Children with Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder. Ear & Hearing, 31(3): p-p.
  • Eisenberg, L.S., Johnson, K.C., Martinez, A.S., Cokely, C.G., Tobey, E.A., Quittner, A.L., Fink, N.E., Wang, N.Y., Niparko, J.K., CDaCI Investgative Team (2006). Speech recognition at 1-year follow-up in the childhood development after cochlear implantation study: Methods and preliminary findings. Audiol Neurootol. 2006;11(4):259-68.
  • Buchman, C.A., Roush, P.A., Teagle, H.F.B., Brown, C.J., Zdanski, C.J., Grose, J.H. (2006). Auditory Neuropathy characteristics in children with cochlear nerve deficiency. Ear & Hearing, Aug 2006; 27(4): 399-408.
  • Cullen, R.D., Zdanski, C., Roush, P., Brown, C., Teagle, H. Pillsbury, H.C., Buchman, C. (2006). Cochlear Implants in Waardenburg Syndrome. Laryngoscope, Jul; 116(7): 1273-1275.
  • Green, G.E., Scott, D.A., McDonald, J.M., Teagle, H.F., Tomblin, B.J., Spencer, L.J., Woodworth, G.G., Knutson, J.F., Gantz, B.J., Sheffield, V.C., Smith, R.J. (2002). Performance of cochlear implant recipients with GJB2-related deafness. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 1;109 (3): 167-70.
  • Teagle, H.F.B. & Moore, J.A. (2002). School-Based Services for Children with Cochlear Implants. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 33: 162-171.
  • Moore, J. A. & Teagle, H.F.B. (2002). An Introduction to Cochlear Implant Technology, Activation, and Programming. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 33: 153-161
  • Hughes, M.L., Vander Werff, K.R., Brown, C.J., Abbas, P.J., Kelsay, D.M.R., Teagle, H.F.B., & Lowder, M. W. (2001). A longitudinal study of electrode impedance, the electrically evoked compound action potential, and behavioral measures in Nucleus 24 cochlear implant users. Ear & Hearing, 22; 471-486.
  • Tyler, R.S., Teagle, H.F., Kelsay, D.M., Gantz, B.J., Woodworth, G.G., Parkinson, A.J. (2001). Speech perception by prelingually deaf children after six years of Cochlear implant use: effects of age at implantation. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl. Dec.; 185: 82-4.