Hearing Loss Doctors and Audiologists

Dr. Karen Lemme

Dr. Karen Lemme obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Juniata College, her Master's degree in Audiology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, and her Doctorate of Audiology from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry - School of Audiology. She has been serving the residents of Blair County and the surrounding area since 1988.

Dr. Lemme is Board Certified in Audiology by the Board of Audiology. She is licensed by the State of Pennsylvania to provide both Audiological and hearing aid services.

Dr. Lemme resides in Altoona with her daughter, Jillian.


Dr. Heather Nackley

Dr. Heather Nackley obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Syracuse University and her Master’s degree in Audiology from the University of Virginia. Heather completed her coursework at A.T. Still University, Mesa, Arizona for her Doctorate in Audiology. Heather has been on the staff of Lemme Audiology Associates since December of 2008.

Heather is nationally certified and licensed by the state of Pennsylvania to provide both Audiological and hearing aid services.

Heather, her husband and three children reside in Hollidaysburg, PA.


Dr. Ashlee McDonough

Lemme Audiology welcomes the newest Audiologist, Dr. Ashlee McDonough, a 2018 graduate from Salus University - George S. Osborne College of Audiology. An Altoona native, Ashlee brings a bright outlook and a fresh vision to our practice, establishing roots back in her hometown.

Dr. McDonough is licensed by the State of Pennsylvania to provide Audiological and hearing aid services. She is a member of both the Pennsylvania Academy of Audiology and the American Academy of Audiology.

Ashlee enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends and her French Bulldog named Dennis.