Our Audiologists & Staff
Aurora M. Phelps
Aurora has been with MTENT since 2007. She grew up in West Tennessee and worked in St. Louis and Orlando before moving to Middle Tennessee. Aurora earned her master’s degree from the University of Tennessee in 1991, and her Doctorate of Audiology from A.T. Still University in 2016. She enjoys reading, walking her Siberian Husky, and spending time with her husband and two active boys. Go Big Orange!
Vicki L. Ford
Vicki has been with MTENT since 2008. She began her career in Kentucky in 1995 before moving to Atlanta in 1998. Vicki earned her master’s degree in Audiology in 1995 from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She received her Doctorate of Audiology from A.T. Still University in 2016. She enjoys hiking, reading, and spending time with her husband and their three cats.
Michael P. Petroka
Mike grew up in Pennsylvania and moved to Virginia when he was in the 7th grade. He lived in California for 12 years and moved to Middle Tennessee in 2012. He received his Bachelor’s of Science from Radford University in VA in 1998 and his Master’s of Art in Audiology from California State University of Los Angeles in 2004. He received his Doctorate of Audiology degree from A.T. Still University in 2012. He has 4 wonderful kids and enjoys basketball, golf, and watching the Titans!!!
Elizabeth Anderson joins MTENT from Knoxville. She received her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Tennessee in 2016. She and her husband moved to Nashville in the summer of 2019. Raised in Shelbyville and a 2012 graduate from Middle Tennessee State University, Elizabeth is proud to be back in the mid-state area. When they are not spending time with their beloved Great Dane you can find them with family & friends around a body of water or at a sporting event. Titan Up!
Patient Care Coordinator
Penny is a long time resident of Murfreesboro who grew up on a farm in the Fosterville community. She graduated from Middle TN State University in 1986 with a Mass Communications degree in Broadcast Journalism resulting in a career within the local television industry. A different career path brought her to the healthcare field doing medical billing and serving as a liaison for patients navigating a sometimes confusing medical world. She enjoys spending time with her husband, her daughter and son-in-law, and her son as well as writing, craft making, and cooking.