LA Hearing Center - Sandcastle Clinic

"Don't miss life's precious moments"
72 Strawberry Ave Lewiston, ME 04240
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A message from LA Hearing Center - Sandcastle Clinic about COVID-19:

Everyone entering the building must be wearing a face mask and remain wearing it throughout your entire appointment. We ask that you please bring your own face mask with you.

Clinic staff

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Jenna Palazzolo

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Dr. Jenna Palazzolo is a licensed audiologist who joined our team of professionals in 2016. She earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maine and a doctorate in audiology from Central Michigan University. Dr. Palazzolo holds a certificate of clinical competence in audiology from the American Speech Language Hearing Association and is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. She specializes testing and diagnosing hearing loss for pediatrics and adults. She is knowledgeable in the latest technology in hearing aids and devices.

This provider has NPI #1932588431 and is licensed in Maine (#AP2422).
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Emilee Hudgens

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Your Hearing Network

Dr. Hudgens joined LA Hearing in June 2020. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from Southern Illinois University in 2015 and her Doctor of Audiology Degree from Illinois State University in 2020. Dr. Hudgens moved to Maine in 2019 to complete her clinical residency and the Maine LEND program in Portland. She has experience with adult and pediatric diagnostics, hearing devices, and working on interdisciplinary teams. She is dedicated to helping the community and excited to work with patients of all ages.

This provider has NPI #1568088508 and is licensed in Maine (#AP3223).

Clinic reviews

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Read 4 verified patient reviews for LA Hearing Center - Sandcastle Clinic! Their average review score is 5 () from 4 reviews.

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“I had the best experience here and always felt care and recommendations were always in my best interest. My audiologist Jenna was so understanding and patient with me through my the whole process which was a long one. I am very grateful for their help and wouldn’t know what to do without them! Special thanks again to Jenna for her amazing care!”

of Turner, ME   
04/20/2019    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“Ashlee was so helpful and patient. These are my first set of hearing aids and she walked me through every step of using and maintaining them and has adjusted the levels to make them work the best for me. The bluetooth is amazing. Thank you Ashlee!! ”

of Lisbon Falls, ME   
04/06/2017    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“She was very thorough and explained everything and all our options to us.”

of Windham, ME   
09/06/2014    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“The audiologist,Vandiver,noticed damage to my right ear that the ENT Dr. and emergency dept. had missed.She asked questions about my symtoms and explained the test results and options.”

of Dixfield, ME   
01/16/2013    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

Clinic details

About this hearing center

LA Hearing Center is a private, non-profit provider offering a comprehensive hearing health care plan utilizing state-of-the-art testing equipment and the latest in technology hearing aids for people of all ages. Our practice is part of Sandcastle Clinical Services, where we provide speech therapy, behavioral health services, and occupational therapy, early childhood education, along with audiology. The mission of LA Hearing Center is to provide people of all ages skilled and caring hearing healthcare in support of living full, engaging, healthy lives.

Vision Statement of Sandcastle Clinical & Educational Services

Children of all abilities have support and the necessary environment to thrive throughout school, and we all enjoy adulthood filled with meaningful engagement and improved health.


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Hearing care services

Our services include:

  • Curbside and drop-off hearing aid services
  • audiological evaluations
  • hearing aid selection, fitting, and adjustments
  • cleaning and repairs of hearing aids
  • assistive listening devices
  • hearing conservation services
  • custom hearing protection, musician's earplugs, and monitors

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Hours of operation

Monday8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday7:30 am - 4:00 pm

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Accepted forms of payment

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Debit
  • Financing available for those who qualify
  • Insurance accepted, please call for details
Disclaimer: This clinic profile is for general information purposes only. Financial aid and insurance coverage can vary widely by policy and should be verified with the provider before services are rendered.