About Us

As residents of West Texas, we take pride in serving our local community and providing our patients with the highest quality care. We are a team of experienced hearing care specialists who can help you take charge of your hearing. Whether your hearing loss is minor or severe, we will work to find a the best solution for you. From initial consultation to caring for you and your devices, you can feel confident when you work with The Hearing Doctor.

Dr. Arica Black, Audiologist

Dr. Arica Black

Owner, Audiologist

Dr. Arica Black is the owner of The Hearing Doctor and has practiced in Lubbock since 2013. Dr. Black received her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech-Language and Hearing Sciences as well as her Doctorate of Audiology degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

She is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, and the Academy of Doctors of Audiology, and is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. Her interests outside the practice include teaching fitness classes, volunteering, and spending time with her husband Trent and their two sons Mason and Barrett. Call our office today to schedule your FREE consultation with Dr. Black!

Our Team


Dr. Jennifer Holdman
Dr. Jennifer Holdman is an Audiologist who has practiced in Lubbock since 2008. Dr. Holdman received her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech-Language and Hearing Sciences from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in 2004, as well as her Doctorate of Audiology degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in 2008. She is a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association.

Dr. Holdman is married to her husband, Jason who is a Lubbock Firefighter. They have three children, Emma, Hannah and Clay. Her interests outside the practice include spending time with her family and watching her children play sports. Dr. Holdman looks forward to helping you with your hearing needs!


Dara Bluhm
Dara has been the Office Manager at The Hearing Doctor for over 8 years. She grew up in Slaton and has lived in Lubbock for 42 years. Dara is married to her husband Curtis and they have two children and four grandchildren. When she isn't at the office, she enjoys spending time with family and going to estate sales.

Jennifer Poss-Taylor
Jennifer Poss Taylor has been active in the Lubbock community for many years. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in human development and family studies from Texas Tech University. She is an author and speaker who promotes awareness in infertility, adoption, fetal alcohol syndrome and autism.

Jennifer is married to her husband, David and they have two beautiful children, Grant and Brooke.

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Chandler Wood is a Patient Care Coordinator at The Hearing Doctor. Chandler comes from the tiny town of Farwell, Texas and is a graduate from Texas Tech University with a Bachelors of Science in Agricultural Communications. She is always there to welcome our patients with a warm smile and friendly “hello!” Chandler is excited to broaden her horizons by learning new skills in the audiological department, as well as marketing, advertising and to help expand The Hearing Doctor Practice. She is married to her high school sweetheart,Caleb Wood, and they have a child named Beckham Rive Wood. When she is not at work, you can find her painting whatever she can get her hands on, hanging out with friends and family or watching her favorite shows on Hulu.

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