Better Hearing Center, Inc.

"Listening to New Hampshire and you"
2 Industrial Park Dr Ste 12 Concord, NH 03301

Clinic staff


Herbert Hodgdon

President, BC-HIS

Herbert J. Hodgdon, II, BS, BC-HIS is a nationally, board-certified hearing instrument specialist. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in business from New Hampshire College and served in the U.S. Navy, where he specialized in electronics.

Mr. Hodgdon has worked in the hearing aid industry since 1969, manufacturing, fitting, and servicing hearing devices and selling audiometric and hearing aid equipment. He is as former member of the New Hampshire Board of Hearing Care Providers.

Some of the services Mr. Hodgdon performs include hearing evaluations, repairs, and fittings. He thoroughly assesses patients and encourages family members to be a part of the process of fitting hearing aids. His more than 45 years of experience makes him highly qualified to advise and counsel patients making sure they select the best level of hearing technology to successfully treat their loss and stay within their budget.

Mr. Hodgdon continually attends seminars to learn the latest advancements in the field. He has built his business on providing the best products and services available using state-of-the-art technology.


Melissa Burt


Audiologist Melissa Burt has had a long interest in hearing healthcare and supporting those with hearing loss.  Early in her career she worked as a Sign Language Interpreter.  She then went on to college to become an audiologist and earned her Master of Science degree in Audiology at Southern Connecticut State University.  She is a Board Certified member of the American Speech Language and Hearing Association and is licensed in both Massachusetts and New Hampshire.  


Veronica Foley


Veronica Foley earned her Master of Science degree in Audiology at the University of New Mexico. Although born in Massachusetts, she is well traveled and has lived in Louisiana, Tennessee and New Mexico in addition to now making her home in New Hampshire.  Veronica has a wealth of experience in a variety of settings with patients of all ages.  She is a Board Certified member of the American Speech Language and Hearing Association and is licensed to practice in the state of New Hampshire.  

Clinic reviews

Read 10 verified patient reviews for Better Hearing Center, Inc.! Their average review score is 5 () from 10 reviews.

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“Everything was explained in detail and they made the whole process very easy and understandable since it was my first experience with hearing aids. Everyone there is very nice and accommodating”

of Bedford, NH   
10/24/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“She was very informative.”

of Concord, NH   
09/09/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“She was very dedicated and she gave us a nice idea of what to do about my son's hearing. The test went to the school where my son attends and that's going to help with his special needs. ”

of Cambridge, MA   
06/19/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“I really liked the personality and knowledge of the doctor. The office is very clean. It is a very welcoming office. I felt that I mattered and was not just another number! I would recommend this office! ”

of Concord, NH   
02/02/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“I liked how she made everything sound down to earth and wasn't highfalutin. I was very pleased - I understood her and no issues with her!”

of Randolph, NH   
01/22/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

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About this clinic

Better Hearing Center, Inc. was established in 1957 by Herbert J Hodgdon in Concord NH and was known as the Hodgdon Clinical Lab, Inc. It has continued to be family owned and operated for two generations. In 1969, Herbert J Hodgdon II joined his father's business and in 1972 he purchased the company from his father.

Over the years the company has changed names several times, but the same professional level of caring service and attention to detail have always been maintained. We pride ourselves in having serviced the Concord area for over 50 years. Many generations of patients and their families know us for providing the best service and the latest in hearing technology, as well as the most reasonable prices in the area.

We want to help you hear better. Call us today to get started.

Clinic services

Better Hearing Center offers comprehensive diagnostic hearing exams and hearing aids for patients of all ages with two audiologists on staff. In addition, we offer counseling on hearing health, all types and brands of hearing aids, hearing aid evaluations, repairs and batteries. We also carry a complete line of assistive listening devices including the newest Bluetooth technology.

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(603) 783-5070

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Hours of operation

Sunday Closed
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday Closed

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