Our Audiologists

Dr. William “Bill” F. Herholtz III, Au.D., CCC-A, F-AAA

Doctor of Audiology
Phone:719-249-1000 (Colorado Springs NE Office)

Dr. William “Bill” F. Herholtz III, CCC-A, F-AAA, is a third-generation audiologist and was southern Colorado’s first Doctor of Audiology (AuD). He holds a doctorate in audiology from the University of Florida and graduated with honors and a 4.0 G.P.A. He also has a Master of Science in Audiology from Arizona State University and a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is a graduate of Cheyenne Mountain High School in Colorado Springs.

Dr. Herholtz has been practicing in Colorado Springs for the past 20 years, excepting some time spent away for his education. He concentrates on the diagnosis and treatment of hearing, tinnitus, and balance disorders. In addition, Dr. Herholtz specializes in dispensing the latest digital hearing instruments from a variety of the best manufacturers in the world.

As a third-generation hearing care provider and southern Colorado’s first Doctor of Audiology, Dr. Herholtz has the expertise and compassion to bring you world-class hearing care. He practices the golden rule in his office and has compassion for those dealing with hearing loss, tinnitus, and balance problems.

Dr. Herholtz has been married to his wife, Lara, for 16 years, and they have three boys: Josef (13), Thomas (10), and Samuel (7). They enjoy skiing, golfing, boating, mountain biking, and spending time with each other in the great outdoors of Colorado.


Dr. Anneke Lee, CCC-A

Clinical Audiologist
Phone:
719-247-9000 (Colorado Springs SW Office)

Dr. Anneke Lee, audiologist, holds a doctorate of audiology from A.T. Still University of Health Sciences and graduated with honors.  She also holds a Master of Science in Audiology from Colorado State University where she worked as a research assistant. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders from Colorado State University. 

Dr. Lee has been practicing audiology in Colorado Springs since 1993.  She concentrates on the diagnosis and treatment of hearing, tinnitus, and balance disorders. In addition, Dr. Lee specializes in dispensing the latest digital hearing instruments from a variety of the best manufacturers in the world.

Dr. Lee was diagnosed with a hearing impairment at the age of 25 and wears hearing aids. As a hearing healthcare provider with over 25 years of experience, she has the expertise and compassion to bring you world-class hearing care.  

Dr. Lee and her husband, Randy, have been married for 32 years. They have three adult daughters, two dogs, and one cat. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, reading, gardening and participating in a variety of outdoor activities.


Dr. Danielle Hester, F-AAA

Clinical Audiologist
Phone:
719-249-1000 (Colorado Springs NE Office)

Dr. Danielle Hester, F-AAA, is a Colorado Springs native. She completed her bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Colorado in 2011 and her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of South Florida in 2015. 

She joined our practice in June 2019. Previously, Dr. Hester worked for the Veteran’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida and an ENT clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. She takes great pride in listening to a patient’s every concern and addressing those concerns in a meaningful and genuine way. Dr. Hester particularly enjoys working with first-time patients helping them to become successful with hearing aids and amplification. She takes a particular interest in assistive listening devices (ALDs) to help supplement hearing aids to allow the patient to hear better in particularly challenging situations. Dr. Hester also enjoys working with Spanish speaking patients to help increase access and decrease hurdles for patients eager to seek treatment. 

Dr. Hester met her husband, Jace, in 2015 in Tampa, Florida. The couple wed in July 2018 and are expecting their first child in October 2019. They love spending time in the Colorado outdoors. In particular, they enjoy climbing the Manitou Incline, going on hikes and taking their two Yorkies for walks. In the summer months, you’re likely to find them spending time in the Pueblo Reservoir.


Theresa Fraboni, M.A., CCC-A

Certified Audiologist
Phone: 719-569-5000 (Pueblo Office)

Theresa Fraboni was excited to join the Apex team as an Audiologist in Pueblo in August of 2019. She and her husband Mario grew up in Wisconsin but raised their two children, Melaina and Jordan, in New Jersey. While in New Jersey, Theresa worked for 30 years as an Audiologist for the state developmental center. She loved providing hearing healthcare for up to 700 individuals who resided at the center but always dreamed of moving to Colorado. Currently, she and her husband are building a new home in Pueblo. They love hiking and kayaking and are looking forward to exploring all that Colorado has to offer.

Our Hearing Specialist

William F. DeHaan, BC-HIS

Board-Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist
Phone:
719-569-5000 (Pueblo Office)
Phone: 719-275-6000 (Canon City Office)

William F. DeHaan III (Bill), is a second-generation Nationally Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist. He has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Colorado at Boulder and is a graduate of Cheyenne Mountain High School in Colorado Springs.

Mr. DeHaan has been running hearing clinics in Colorado for over 17 years. He concentrates on the diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss and tinnitus. In addition, Mr. DeHaan specializes in dispensing the latest digital hearing instruments from a variety of the best manufacturers in the world.

As a second-generation hearing health provider with 17 years of experience, Mr. DeHaan has the expertise and compassion to bring you world-class hearing care. He takes great pride in caring for each patient as if they were family.

Mr. DeHaan has been married to his wife, Tricia, for 10 years. They have 3 kids: Rhett, Kendall, and Madison. They enjoy hiking, camping, fishing along with travel and music. They are members of First Presbyterian Church in Colorado Springs.