Meredith Anderson Rooth

Assistant Professor

Specialty:

Cochlear implantation

Education:

  • BA, Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Florida, 2010
  • AuD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 2014
  • Externship, Adult Cochlear Implants, Durham VA Medical Center, 2013-2014

Professional Experience:

  • Research Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2016-Present
  • Research Instructor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2014-2016
  • Audiology Extern, Durham VA Medical Center, 2013-2014
  • Audiology Trainee, Durham VA Medical Center, 2011-2013
  • Research Assistant, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Dept of OHNS, 2011

Recent Publications:

  • Buss E, Dillon MT, Rooth MA, King ER, Deres EJ, Buchman CA, Pillsbury HC, Brown KD (2018). Effects of cochlear implantation on binaural hearing in adults with unilateral hearing loss. Trends in Hearing [accepted].
  • Perkins E, Rooth MA, Dillon M, Brown K (2018). Simultaneous labyrinthectomy and cochlear implantation in unilateral Meniere’s disease. Laryngoscope Investigative Otolaryngology [accepted].
  • Dillon MT, Buss E, Rooth MA, King ER, Deres EJ, Buchman CA, Pillsbury HC, Brown KD (2018). Effect of cochlear implantation on quality of life in adults with unilateral hearing loss. Audiology & Neurotology, 22(4-5): 259-271.
  • Rooth MA, Dillon MT, Brown KD (2017). Prospective evaluation of patients undergoing translabyrinthine excision of vestibular schwannoma with concurrent cochlear implantation. Otology & Neurotology, 38(10): 1512-1516.
  • Rooth MA, King ER, Dillon M, Pillsbury H (2017). Management considerations for cochlear implant recipients in their 80s and 90s. Hearing Review, 24(8): 28-30.
  • Rooth MA (2017). The prevalence and impact of vision and hearing loss in the elderly. North Carolina Medical Journal, 78(2): 118-120.
  • Dillon MT, Buss E, Anderson ML, King ER, Deres EJ, Buchman CA, Brown K, Pillsbury HC (2016). Cochlear implantation in cases of unilateral hearing loss: initial localization abilities. Ear and Hearing, 38(5): 611-619.
  • Dillon MT, Buss E, King ER, Deres EJ, Obarowski S, Anderson ML, Adunka MC (2016). Comparison of two cochlear implant coding strategies on speech perception. Cochlear Implants International, 17(6): 263-270.
  • Scott WC, Giardina CK, Pappa AK, Fontenot TE, Anderson ML, Dillon MT, Brown K, Pillsbury HC, Adunka OF, Buchman CA, Fitzpatrick D (2016). The compound action potential in subjects receiving a cochlear implant. Otology & Neurotology, 37(10): 1654-1661.
  • Dillon MT, Adunka OF, Anderson ML, Adunka MC, King ER, Buchman CA, Pillsbury HC (2015). The influence of age at revision cochlear implantation on speech perception outcomes. JAMA OHNS, 141(3):219-224.