Dr. Aranda was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She was raised in Gainesville, Florida. She graduated from the University of Florida in 2012 with a Bachelor's of Health Science in Public Health and Health Professions. She earned her Doctorate of Audiology at the University of Florida in 2017. She completed her clinical externship in Audiology at the UF Health Speech and Hearing Center.
Orange and blue runs in her blood, Go Gators! Dr. Aranda is a fluent, native Spanish speaker. Throughout her training she participated in multiple humanitarian trips to provide hearing healthcare to areas in Mexico that do not regularly have access to these services. These humanitarian trips, in addition to the wide variety of clinical populations she worked with during her clinical training, emphasized her love for working with children and their families. Dr. Aranda is excited to join the CENTA team and serve the pediatric population of Orlando! She enjoys spending time with her husband and family, exploring with her dogs Penny and Mowgli, movie watching, baking, and going to the beach.
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