Our mission is in setting the standard for better hearing. We strive to provide the highest quality of hearing care services and the best outcomes. Whether it is to improve your hearing or enhance your enjoyment of sound, our goal is to provide excellence in service, compassion in care and an understanding of your of individual needs.
Audiologist, Dr. Darcy Benson, owner of the California Hearing Center, brings a dedication to the field of hearing care that stretches far beyond her practice. She received her undergraduate training in Audiology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, a Master’s Degree in Communication Disorders at Colorado State University, and most recently her Doctor of Audiology degree at Salus University in Pennsylvania. She was the former Director of Audiology for the California Ear Institute in Palo Alto, CA and did clinical research at ReSound Corp. in Redwood City. Dr. Benson has been a consultant for a variety of hearing aid manufacturers, carrying out research on new technology and fitting systems. As a member of the board of directors of the California Academy of Audiology, she helped advocate for the needs of the hard of hearing in the state. She is board certified by the American Board of Audiology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology, the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists and the California Academy of Audiology. Dr. Benson's research has been published numerous times in professional journals and she has contributed to textbooks currently in use in audiology training programs. As a native of the Peninsula, she is dedicated to the hearing health needs of the community.
Ramsay Poindexter, senior staff audiologist, has been enthusiastically serving the needs of the hearing impaired for over seven years. She became interested in the field of audiology as her grandmother was deaf. She was formerly on the audiology staff at the University of California, San Francisco where she worked with both a pediatric and adult population. Ramsay has specialty training in intra-operative monitoring for a variety of surgical specialties. She is a Fellow and member of the American Academy of Audiology and the California Academy of Audiology.
San Mateo: 88 N. San Mateo Dr., San Mateo
San Carlos: 1008 Laurel St., San Carlos
Don't miss out on the wonderful sounds of life. Here at the California Hearing Center, it is our job to make sure that you do not miss out on a single moment. Sound is an absolutely fundamental part of day-to-day living. Sound ties us to our world and allows us to communicate with other people, to enjoy music and to experience the sounds of nature.
We have the expertise and advanced technology to ensure that you get the most thorough hearing evaluation and that your individual needs are assessed. We make sure that you get the right kind of hearing system; one that fits your unique lifestyle, one that is comfortable, and one that meets your needs, whether it is to improve your hearing, to protect your hearing or to enhance your enjoyment of music. We are here to improve the quality of your life. You can trust us to give you the solution the compassion and the personalized care you need.
Hearing Evaluation - Hearing Devices - Communication Needs Assessment - Hearing Protection - Earphone Custom Sleeves - In Ear Monitors - Video Otoscopy & Cerumen Management
|Monday||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Tuesday||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Wednesday||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Thursday||9:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Friday||9:00 am - 3:00 pm|
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