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Colleen Reed, Valley ENT
Practice Administrator

Colleen is a graduate of Pittston Area High School. She received an Associate Degree in Administration at Luzerne County Community College. Colleen has been office manager at Valley ENT for over twenty years.


Joseph Vavrek H.I.S.
Hearing Instrument Specialist

Joseph is a graduate of Wyoming Area High School. He received his license as a Hearing Instrument Specialist from the Pennsylvania Department of Health in 1998. He has worked with private practice ENT's for the last ten years specializing in digital hearing aid evaluations and fittings. Prior to that, he worked for Geisinger Wyoming Valley as a technician for seventeen years.






Kari Pietralczyk, Au.D,CCC-A
Dr. Pietralczyk is a graduate of Mid Valley Secondary Center, Marywood University and Southern Connecticut State University. She earned a Doctor of Audiology Degree from the University of Florida in 2010. Dr. Pietralczyk holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, a Pennsylvania State License in Audiology and a Certificate of Registration for Hearing Aid Fitting and Dispensing from the PA Dept. of Health. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, American Academy of Audiology and the PA Academy of Audiology.


Cynthia Timimski, LPN

Allergy Nurse

Cynthia is a graduate of Wyoming Area High School and attended College Miseracordia. She graduated from Wilkes-Barre Area Vo-Tech. She has gained her nursing experience from her employment at The Wyoming Valley Health Care System as well physisian's offices.


Lisa M. Mierzwa, LPN


Lisa graduated from John S Fine High School. She attended Luzerne County Community College and received a degree in Practical Nursing from Wilkes-Barre Area Vo-Tech. Lisa is a CPR instructor for the Red Cross.