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. Because we are requiring that everyone wear a face mask while in our facility, we are limiting appointments to people six years and older. If an individual will be unable to wear a mask, we ask that you please reschedule.

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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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Brittany Vlosich

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Dr. Vlosich joined LA Hearing Center in May of 2020. She received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences and Communication Disorders in 2014 from the University of Washington and her Doctor of Audiology Degree from the Joint Doctoral program between San Diego State University and the University of California, San Diego in 2019. She worked at a Children’s Hospital in San Diego prior to moving to Maine with her partner while he pursues his doctorate in physical therapy. 

She has experience working with different hearing solutions including communication techniques, assistive listening devices, traditional hearing aids, bone conduction hearing aids and cochlear implants and she enjoys working with patients of all ages to find hearing solutions that fit their needs and lifestyle best.

This provider has NPI #1255817201 and is licensed in Maine (#AP3082).
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Ayris Franklin


Dr. Franklin joined LA Hearing Center in June of 2020. She received her Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2015 from Wichita State University. Then she went on to earn her Doctor of Audiology Degree from the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in her hometown of New Orleans. She is a passionate professional who works with all ages. She is able to tailor different hearing devices (traditional hearing aids and bone conducted amplification) to her patients’ unique hearing needs and is willing to provide other tools for her patients to communicate effectively.

This provider is licensed in Maine (#AP3099).

Emilee Hudgens


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 young and old. Our practice is part of Sandcastle Clinical Services, where we provide speech therapy, behavioral health services, and occupational therapy, 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.

Hearing care services

Our services include:

  • Curbside 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
  • newborn hearing screenings 

Read our COVID-19 safety policies.


Hours of operation

Monday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday7:30 am - 5:00 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.