All professionals at Texas Ear and Vestibular Institute maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in medical care.
To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:
- Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
- Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession and community.
- Exceed your expectations.
- Ensure a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
- Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.
Andrew J. Senchak, D.O.
McKinney, TX Otolaryngologist
Texas Ear and Vestibular Institute
Dr. Senchak is board-certified in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and has a special interest in ear disorders including treatment of dizziness, balance, and hearing loss. He completed internship in General Surgery and residency in Otolaryngology at Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii in 2008. Dr. Senchak completed a fellowship in Vestibular and Balance Disorders at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard University in 2018. He is also fellowship trained in Clinical Investigation from the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium.
Dr. Senchak served 8 years as a US Army physician and was stationed in Louisiana, Texas, and Maryland, receiving an honorable discharge as a Lieutenant Colonel. He earned a master’s degree in Clinical Investigation at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and has worked in conjunction with the Hearing Center of Excellence to perform epidemiological research on noise induced hearing loss patterns in the military. He also served as Deputy Chief of Research at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. He has written several publications.
Dr. Senchak settled in Texas after being stationed in San Antonio. He feels privileged to be a Texas physician, and to serve the McKinney and North Dallas area, where he calls home.
Amy L. Arnett, Au.D
McKinney, TX Audiologist
Texas Ear and Vestibular Institute
Dr. Arnett obtained undergraduate degrees in Communicative Disorders and Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, a Masters degree in Audiology from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and a Doctorate in Audiology from the University of Florida. She has practiced audiology for the past 23 years, in the states of Wisconsin, Illinois and most recently Texas. Additionally she is licensed in the State of Texas and also holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). Further she is a member of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) and the Texas Academy of Audiology (TAA).
Dr. Arnett has a particular interest in the diagnosis and treatment of balance disorders and has had the opportunity to work with these patients a great deal over the years. In addition to her experience in this area she has received specialized training in advanced diagnostic testing and in various techniques for the treatment of BPPV. She is also skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss and tinnitus.
Outside of work, Dr. Arnett enjoys spending time with her husband, teenage children, and mischievous Shih Tzu, Max. She also likes to find time to read, hike, ride her bicycle and pretend that she can cook and garden. She is always a fan of good jokes and great stories and will gladly make time to listen.