Hearing Improvement Center LLC

Open now by appointment! 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
919 Silas Deane Hwy Wethersfield, CT 06109
(860) 967-0238

A message from Hearing Improvement Center LLC about COVID-19:

For everyone's well-being we request that all of our patients please wear a mask. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Staff

Photo of Hannah  Vollinger, AuD, CCC-A from Hearing Improvement Center LLC

Hannah Vollinger,
AuD, CCC-A

Audiologist

Dr. Hannah Vollinger graduated with her Doctorate in Audiology from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2010 and then went on to pursue a Masters of Business Administration from Fitchburg State University in 2019.  She completed her Clinical Externship at UCLA Audiology Clinic and then went on to work at Connecticut Children's Medical Center as a staff audiologist from 2010-2017.  Dr. Vollinger was working at a busy ENT practice from 2017-2021, when she decided to join out team in the Wethersfield office.  Hannah is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and the Academy of Doctors of Audiology.

Photo of Caren Barone, AuD, CCC-A from Hearing Improvement Center LLC

Caren Barone,
AuD, CCC-A

Audiologist/Member

Dr. Caren Barone is a licensed audiologist who earned a Master's degree from Southern Connecticut State University in 2005 and a Doctorate in Audiology from the University of Florida in 2008. Dr. Barone is experienced in several clinical settings and holds a certificate of clinical competence in audiology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is a member of the Connecticut Academy of Audiology. 

Photo of Alan Dumaine, MA, , CCC-A from Hearing Improvement Center LLC

Alan Dumaine,
MA, , CCC-A

Retired Audiologist/Member March 2022

Alan earned his Master's Degree in Audiology from the University of Connecticut, and served his Clinical Fellowship Year at the San Francisco Hearing and Speech Center. He was a staff audiologist at the Hampden Hearing Center in West Springfield, Massachusetts from 1982-83 before initiating his private practice, the Wethersfield Hearing Center, in January 1984. Alan merged his practice with the Hearing Improvement Center of West Hartford in 1997.

Location

Clinic location map

Reviews

Healthy Hearing posts all positive and negative reviews that meet publishing criteria.

Read 25 verified patient reviews for Hearing Improvement Center LLC! Their average review score is 4.96 () from 25 reviews.

Write a review Sort by:

“The transition from Alan to Hannah has been seamless. I have every confidence in her and am grateful not to have to find someone else. Mary Ann keeps the office running smoothly and is so helpful. A great team!”

Bonnie M. of Berlin, CT   
05/12/2022    Review submitted online

“Dr. Vollinger was excellent, very knowledgeable and professional as well as caring and concerned. ”

Peter A. of Glastonbury, CT   
03/04/2022    Review submitted online

“While I will miss Alan very much and wish him a long and healthy retirement he has chosen an equally qualified replacement! Rachael appears as caring and highly qualified as Alan and his parting gift to us in need of his care. ”

Julie R. of Rocky Hill, CT   
03/01/2022    Review submitted online

“Alan always has the answers to the problem.”

Anne W. of Hartford, CT   
02/23/2022    Review submitted online

“My experience here has been excellent. Alan is the very best audiologist you could ever find. He is so knowledgeable and accommodating. Also he goes above and beyond to make sure your experience with hearing aids is successful. This is the place to go for quality and perfection. Maryann his administrative assistant is very kind and nice to deal with. I give them a 10+ ”

Joan L. of Rocky Hill, CT   
01/18/2022    Review submitted online

Fewer Reviews More Reviews

Clinic details

No-nonsense hearing care by experienced audiologists.

Our goal is to provide you the best possible hearing care, based upon your individual needs. We provide a comprehensive array of services related to evaluation, rehabilitation and prevention of hearing impairment. These services include comprehensive hearing evaluations, specialized diagnostic testing, and industrial hearing screenings.

We have two locations to choose from:

919 Silas Deane Hwy Wethersfield, CT 06109

28 North Main St West Hartford, CT  06107

Hearing care services

Our services include the following:

  • hearing screenings
  • comprehensive hearing testing and evaluations
  • hearing aids
  • hearing aid fittings to ensure proper amplification
  • hearing aid accessories
  • hearing aid service including cleaning, checks, maintenance and repairs
  • hearing aid batteries
  • assistive listening devices
  • tinnitus  

 

Amenities

Convenient parking

Convenient parking

Curbside service

Curbside service

Wheelchair accessible

Wheelchair-accessible

Service pets welcome

Service pets welcome

Assistive listening devices

Assistive listening devices

Pediatrics

Pediatrics

Financing available

Financing available

Tinnitus

Tinnitus

Masks worn here

Masks worn here

(860) 967-0238

Hours of operation

SundayClosed
Monday8 am - 4 pm
by appointment
Tuesday8 am - 4 pm
by appointment
Wednesday8 am - 4 pm
by appointment
Thursday8 am - 4 pm
by appointment
Friday8 am - 4 pm
by appointment
SaturdayClosed

Visit our other locations

Hearing Improvement Center - West Hartford
28 N Main St
West Hartford, CT 06107

View Details

Amenities

Convenient parking

Convenient parking

Curbside service

Curbside service

Wheelchair accessible

Wheelchair-accessible

Service pets welcome

Service pets welcome

Assistive listening devices

Assistive listening devices

Pediatrics

Pediatrics

Financing available

Financing available

Tinnitus

Tinnitus

Masks worn here

Masks worn here

Clinic links

Accepted forms of payment

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • 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.