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The Hearing Clinic

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The Hearing Clinic 5/5 2 reviews.

820 University City Blvd Ste 6
Blacksburg, VA 24060 US

Call (540) 808-4360

Website: http://www.swvahearing.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/swvahearing
Clinic staff

Jeff Akers


Jeff Akers earned his B.S. and M.S. from Radford University. His first audiology position was in Charlottle, NC where he worked with both otolaryngologists and rehabilitation centers. In 2000 he joined The Hearing Clinic to serve as Director of Audiology for the office at Lewis-Gale Clinic in Salem, VA.

His current professional interests included vestibular evaluation for patients with dizziness and vertigo as well as providing advanced hearing aid technology to patients with hearing loss.

A native of Floyd County, he has enjoyed his return to the mountains of southwest Virginia. His personal interests include golf and horseback riding. Additionally, he also happens to be an accomplished third-generation stone mason for which his friends frequently take advantage.


Richard Harrell


Dr. Harrell earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Radford University with an internship at North Carolina Baptist hospital. He holds a Ph.D. from The Ohio State University. Dr. Harrell moved to the New River Valley from New York where he served as professor of Audiology at the State University of New York–New Paltz. He served as assistant professor of Audiology at Radford University from 1994 to 2000 and founded The Hearing Clinic, Inc. in 1995. In 2000 the Audiology department at Lewis-Gale clinic was purchased and became part of The Hearing Cinic, Inc.

Dr. Harrell served on the Virginia Department of Health task force for infant hearing screening and was one of the authors of the original protocol for universal infant hearing screening in Virginia. His academic research interests included central auditory processing and Otoacoustic emissions for which he has presented numerous lectures. He has been an invited speaker for various national conferences and organizations and is a contributing author to The Handbook of Clinical Audiology’s fifth edition.

Dr. Harrell’s personal interests include skiing and cycling.


Regina Talbert


Regina Talbert earned her Master's degree in Audiology from Radford University and completed an extensive internship at the Medical College of Virginia. She was bestowed Radford University’s Best Research Thesis Award.

Her previous work experience included tenures at North Carolina Eye and Ear Hospital in Durham, NC and Wake Forest University / N.C. Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC. She specializes in diagnositics and hearing aid dispensing.

Her personal interests include watersports, bicycling, and reading.

About this clinic

The Hearing Clinic team is dedicated to helping people hear better using the latest digital hearing aids on the market. We provide exceptional service to our patients from start to finish. If a hearing aid is needed, we will evaluate your hearing loss and lifestyle so we can provide you with the best hearing technology to meet your needs.

We have convenient locations in Blacksburg, Chistiansburg and Salem:

The Hearing Clinic – Blacksburg, VA
Hearing aids and audiological services
820 University City Blvd Suite 6
Blacksburg, VA 24060

The Hearing Clinic – Christiansburg, VA
Hearing aids and audiological services
2955 Market St
Christiansburg, VA 24073

The Hearing Clinic – Salem, VA
Hearing aids and audiological services
1802 Braeburn Dr
Salem, VA 24153

Give us a call today to schedule an appointment so we can help you.

Clinic services

The Hearing Clinic is your AudigyCertified source for quality hearing services including:

Hearing testing

Hearing aids - We carry only the highest-quality hearing aids from the best manufacturers

Hearing aid service, programming, fitting, cleaning, checks, maintenance and service

Tinnitus (ringing in the ears) evaluations and treatments

Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs)

Infant hearing screenings

Clinic's hours of operation
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm by Appointment
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm by Appointment
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm by Appointment
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm by Appointment
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm by Appointment
Accepted payment types at this clinic
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Clinic map & directions
The Hearing Clinic
(540) 808-4360