Our Providers

All professionals at Media Hearing Aid Center, maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.


Dr. Michael McCandless, AuD, CCC-A

Dr. McCandless has been trained to diagnose and treat hearing loss, tinnitus, and peripheral vestibular impairments including BPPV. He attended St Joseph's Prep and was awarded his Bachelor of Science degree from Saint Joseph's University. He performed his Doctoral work at Salus University (formerly The Pennsylvania College of Optometry School of Audiology). Dr. McCandless completed his clinical fellowship at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC and practiced in Tampa, FL for five years prior to joining Associates in Audiology. Dr. McCandless is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology, the Vestibular Disorders Association of America, and is clinically certified in Audiology by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. With a passion for helping others to "hear the world they see," he has seen thousands of patients from all over Chester and Montgomery county.

Dr. Nicole Kwak, AuD


Nicole Kwak received her Bachelor’s Degree from Temple University in 2014 and her  Doctorate of Audiology from Salus University- George S.Osborne College of Audiology in   2018. Dr. Kwak has had the opportunity to gain clinical experience working in a variety of   different settings including hospitals and private practices where she performed diagnostic   testing on patients of all ages, balance and vestibular testing, and auditory processing evaluations. Dr. Kwak is a licensed audiologist in Pennsylvania and is a Fellow of the   Academy of Doctors of Audiology. She is also a member of The Pennsylvania Academy of   Audiology where she continues to serve as a volunteer and an advocate for the profession of audiology. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends