Serving Macomb, Oakland & Wayne Counties

Ear Center Audiology – Staff

Dr Kelly Zilli Audiologist

Dr. Kelly Zilli

Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Kelly Zilli brings 30 years of experience and dedication to three offices in Warren, Dearborn, and Plymouth. She has completed a Doctorate in Audiology through Central Michigan University, holds a certificate of clinical competency from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, and is licensed by the State of Michigan. Dr. Zilli services the community by holding free hearing health luncheons in the area on a regular basis, talks at senior citizen meetings, in-home visits to the disabled, and weekly visits to several senior retirement communities in the area. She lives in Grosse Pointe and is married with two children.

Dr. Sharon English

Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Sharon English received her Masters Degree in Audiology from Western Michigan University in 1991 and her Doctorate of Audiology from Central Michigan University in 2008. She holds a certificate of clinical competency from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, is licensed by the State of Michigan, and a member of the American Academy of Audiology. Dr. English has over 20 years experience helping the hearing impaired in southeast Michigan. She specializes in Pediatric Audiology and Vestibular Testing.

Dr. Malina Xiong

Doctor of Audiology

Malina Xiong completed her Doctorate of Audiology degree at Wayne State University and her Bachelor of Science at Indiana University. She completed her fourth year externship at an audiology private practice in the northern Chicago suburbs and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. With extensive clinical training at Henry Ford Hospital System, ENT facilities, and private practices, Dr. Xiong displays a passion for helping patients improve their hearing. During her free time, she enjoys spending time trying new restaurants and exploring nature parks with her fiancé.

Kathy Weise, H.I.S., L.H.A.D.

Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist

Kathy has a Bachelors of Science degree in Audiology and Speech Pathology from Western Michigan University, and is a certified Hearing Instrument Specialist. She has dedicated the last 30 years to helping the hearing impaired in the Detroit-Metro area. Kathy visits many senior resident facilities in the Dearborn area on a weekly basis.

Juliana Basani

Hearing Instrument Specialist

Juliana Basani received her Bachelors of Science degree in Audiology and Speech Pathology in 2006 from Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo, a prestigious university in Brazil. She then completed additional Post graduate studies in Public Health and Clinical Audiology. Between 2006 and 2017, Juliana had been working as an Audiologist in some of the most renowned hospitals and clinics in the country, as well as ran her own practice. In 2017 Juliana and her husband moved to the United States after he was promoted to a position in Michigan. Juliana, her husband and their dog, Nikko, were excited to move here and immerse themselves in the new culture. Juliana joined our practice in August of 2019 as a Hearing Instrument Specialist , bringing with her 14 years of experience in the field of Audiology. ​

Diana Dinkin, M.A., 

Licensed Audiologist

Diana joined our practice in 2015, bringing with her 20 years of exceptional clinical and administrative expertise. She is a licensed Audiologist with degrees from MSU and WMU, a member of ASHA, a Fellow of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology, holds the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence and has also earned certification in cerumen management. She served as adjunct academic faculty at Northern Michigan University, served on staff at Bell Memorial Hospital and Sault Ontario Hospital, as well as 15 years at her private practice in Marquette, MI. As an expert in her field, she has spoken extensively about hearing healthcare, hearing technology, and the treatment of hearing disorders. ​