Hearing Evaluation & Noise Protection Associates Inc - Newport News

"An AudigyCertified™ practice"
808 Triton Court Suite 100 Newport News, VA 23606
Your Hearing Network

Clinic staff


Eric Hecker

Ph.D., CCC-A

Dr. Eric Hecker has worked for Dr. Hecker & Associates, Audiology, since 1985 and has been a Clinical Audiologist with the practice since 1988. Dr. Hecker earned his Bachelor's degree in Biology from Virginia Tech, his master's degree in Audiology from the University of Virginia and his Ph.D. in Audiology from UVA.. He is certified in Audiology by the American Speech and Hearing Association and holds Virginia state licensure for Audiology and hearing aid dispensing.

He is currently President of the corporation and his primary areas of specialty include electrophysiological evaluation, auditory rehabilitation with an emphasis on digital hearing aids, and working within the industry to establish and maintain Hearing Conservation Programs. He is joined by highly experienced clinical professionals that provide excellence in patient care.

This provider has NPI #1154352656 and is licensed in Virginia (#2201000440).
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: Federal Employee Program, OCCM, Advanced Hearing Providers, UAW, Homelink, NEI, Prime Health, MCAS and Harmony Hearing.

Teresa Graham


Dr. Teresa Graham began working with Dr. Hecker and Associates in 1998. She earned her master’s degree in audiology from Radford University and has three decades of experience in the hearing healthcare industry. Dr. Grahams specialties include diagnostic evaluations, fittings and counseling and communication training for hearing aid wearers and their families.

In her leisure time, Dr. Graham enjoys spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren.


Jay Eackles


Dr. Jay Eackles joined the team at Dr. Hecker and Associates in 1985. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from James Madison University and a doctorate in audiology from A. T. Still University. Dr. Eackles specializes in hearing aid fittings and the diagnosis and remediation of vestibular problems.

When he is not busy helping his patients hear better, he is spending quality time with his wife, family, friends and his yellow lab.

This provider has NPI #1568493807 and is licensed in Virginia (#2201000257, #2101000439).

Alexandra Short

This provider is licensed in Virginia (#2201001668, #2101002324).
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: Homelink, OCCM, UAW, NEI, AMAC, Paragon Home Resources, Perkspot, Prime Health, Advanced Hearing Providers, Northwood, MCAS, Senior Provider Network, Harmony Hearing, Highmark Employee Discount , AARP-HearUSA, Federal Employee Program and HealthPass.

Clinic reviews

Read 5 verified patient reviews for Hearing Evaluation & Noise Protection Associates Inc - Newport News! Their average review score is 5 () from 5 reviews.

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“I thought he was pretty straightforward and honest, and he was very experienced.”

of Williamsburg, VA   
07/28/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“She was nice to me. ”

of Hampton, VA   
06/04/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“They were very personable and answered all my questions. I liked how I didn't feel like a number. ”

of Hampton, VA   
09/09/2014    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“They gave me the best hearing test I've ever had. ”

of Gloucester, VA   
04/09/2014    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“The doctor was very nice and that made things go a bit easier.”

of Newport News, VA   
09/16/2011    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

More information

About this clinic

Dr. Hecker and Associates was the first private Audiology practice in Virginia, established in 1974 by Dr. Henry Hecker. We offer expert hearing care services to patients of all ages. Our highly experienced clinical professionals provide testing, evaluations and offer the most advanced hearing devices that are available. We can help you make the best choices with all of your hearing needs and we strive to ensure a better quality of life through better hearing for all of our patients.

We have three clinic locations to choose from, our additional locations are:


5400 Discovery Park Blvd, Suite 103
Williamsburg, VA 23188


2240 Coliseum Drive, Suite A
Hampton, VA 23666


Clinic services

We offer a wide variety of services including:

  • hearing tests
  • hearing aids, repairs and service
  • balance treatment
  • hearing protection
  • tinnitus treatment
  • child hearing treatment
  • batteries
  • accessories

See our website for a complete list of our services.

Call this clinic today!

(757) 847-5605

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Hours of operation

Monday8:30 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment
Tuesday8:30 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment
Wednesday8:30 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment
Thursday8:30 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment
Friday8:30 am - 5:00 pm
by appointment

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Accepted forms of payment

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  • MasterCard
  • 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.