Mei Gao, Au.D., CCC-A, FAAA

Founder and Director of Mayflower Hearing Care

Specialties/Conditions Treated

  • Diagnostic Hearing Evaluation
  • Hearing Aid Evaluation
  • Customized Hearing Aid Fitting and Verification
  • Aural Rehabilitation
  • Tinnitus
  • Auditory Deprivation
  • Hearing Preservation

Biographical Information

Dr. Mei Gao is the founder and director of Mayflower Hearing Care. Before founding Mayflower Hearing Care, she had extensive practice experience in audiology for nearly 20 years at multiple positions including 17 years at Penta Hearing Care in Princeton, NJ. Dr. Gao received her Medical Doctor degree in 1992 and practiced as an Ear, Nose and Throat physician in Beijing, China. After coming to US, she received her Master’s Degree in Audiology from Temple University in 1999, and her Doctor’s degree in Audiology from the Arizona School of Health Science in 2006. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and holds a Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the national certifying body for audiologists in the United States.

Dr. Gao specialized comprehensive audiological testing and hearing aid training and evaluations. She selects advanced digital hearing aids to individuals based upon their specific needs and lifestyles. Dr. Gao also administers other various diagnostic testing including videonystagmograpgy (VNG), Auditory Brainstem Response testing (ABR) and auditory processing evaluations. She has experience testing individuals of all ages ranging from newborn babies in the neonatal units to the geriatric population.


  • Doctor of Audiology, 2006, Arizona School of Health Science
  • Master of Art in Audiology, 1999, Temple University
  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), 1992, South China University, China


  • Director of Audiology and Founder, Mayflower Hearing Care, PA
  • Principal Audiologist, Penta Hearing Care, Princeton NJ, 1999 –2017
  • Director of Audiology, The University Medical Center of Princeton 1999-2012
  • Research Fellow, Cooper Hospital, Camden NJ, 1996 – 1999
  • Postdoc Fellow, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 1994 – 1996
  • Physician in Ear Nose Throat, Beijing China, 1992 – 1994


  • Board certified in Audiology
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence: American Speech Language and Hearing Association in Audiology
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology
  • Pennsylvania Audiology and Hearing aid Dispensing License
  • New Jersey Audiology and Hearing aid Dispensing License