Valley Hearing Center - Salinas

"Bringing families together"
(97 Reviews)
Call: (831) 240-4047
920 Park Row Salinas, CA 93901
Your Hearing Network

Clinic staff

Larry Solow

Ph.D. Audiologist/ Owner

Dr. Larry Solow is a licensed audiologist and owner of Valley Hearing Center. He earned his bachelor’s degree from California State University and a doctorate in audiology from Pacific Western University.  Dr. Solow Co-starred with his wife on the Emmy nominated NBC show “Say it With Sign”.


This provider is licensed in California (#AU278).
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: MCAS, Prime Health, AARP-HearUSA, NEI, Hearing Care Solutions, Harmony Hearing, TruHearing, UAW, OCCM, Homelink, Advanced Hearing Providers and Federal Employee Program.

Megan Felthoven


Megan Solow Felthoven, a Hearing Instrument Specialist, has been part of the family business for almost 30 years and is excited to carry on the family tradition of excellence in hearing health care. Megan has been both a history and an American Sign Language (ASL) teacher, so communication has always been in her career description. She lives in Pacific Grove with her husband, who is also a Hearing Instrument Specialist, along with their daughters.

This provider has NPI #1144617184 and is licensed in California (#HA7827).
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: Prime Health, Harmony Hearing, Hearing Care Solutions, Homelink, OCCM, Advanced Hearing Providers, Federal Employee Program and MCAS.

Robert Felthoven


Robert Felthoven has been working with Valley Hearing Center for 12 years. He is a National Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist. He loves working with people and changing their lives by helping them hear and connect with their family and loved ones. Rob and his wife have three beautiful daughters and another on the way this summer. They also have a menagerie of 2 dogs, a cat and a rabbit that keep the kids busy.

Clinic reviews

Read 97 verified patient reviews for Valley Hearing Center - Salinas! Their average review score is 4.91 () from 97 reviews.

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“I am 81 years old and they were great. They showed me how to clean, change batteries, etc. What I like is the fact I can hear again; birds singing, the clock sounds in town, no repeating. The girl at the desk was very helpful. Everyone is is friendly and caring. Thank you. ”

of Hollister, CA   
04/25/2018    Review received via mail
5 out of 5 1.

“Friendly and quick professional service. Received a detailed exam and explanation. Would recommend to anyone with potential hearing problem.”

of Salinas, CA   
01/26/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“VHC staff is friendly, professional, and very accommodating. I have been a customer for over two years. When I need to get my aids adjusted, I am seen immediately. Megan is terrific and the resident expert in the Lyric Aid. ”

of Salinas, CA   
11/06/2017    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“I have been a client of Larry Solow and Valley Hearing for over 20 years. I have, without fail, received professional, courteous, and prompt service. They take the time to answer my questions and handle any problems that arise. Hearing impairment can be a life-limiting problem, but Valley Hearing gave me my life back.”

of Salinas, CA   
10/26/2017    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“Very polite and professional staff, Megan Felthoven tested all aspects of my hearing problems. She fitted me with the proper hearing aids suited for my hearing loss. She made it very easy for me to understand all the tests, selection of aids, etc. Recommend Valley Hearing Center, well established ,serving this community for years.”

of Salinas, CA   
10/24/2017    Review submitted online
4 out of 5 1.

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About this clinic

At Valley Hearing Center, we offer comprehensive hearing solutions through patient education, state of the art technology, and experienced professional care. We are committed to providing quality service and dedication to our customers. Our main goal is to provide you with the best possible hearing care solution based on your individual needs.

We have four locations to choose from:

Monterey office 880 Cass St. Suite #101 Monterey, CA 93940

Salinas office 920 Park Row Salinas, CA 93901

Mee Memorial Hospital - The Specialty Clinic 400 Canal St. Suite B King City, CA 93930

Hollister office 341 Tres Pinos Rd. Suite #203 Hollister, CA 95023


Clinic services

  • Hearing evaluation (children and adults)
  • Hearing aid evaluation and selection based on your needs
  • Referral to physicians for medical ear issues
  • Digital hearing aids, all styles, major manufacturers
  • Real-life surround-sound hearing aid listening lab
  • Complete Hearing HealthCare (CHHC) Service Plan
  • Free batteries, hearing aid cleaning and hearing tests
  • Hearing management training and counseling for individuals and families
  • Expert in-office hearing aid service and repairs
  • Assistive listening devices (TV, clocks, phones)
  • Custom swim plugs and hearing protection plugs
  • Custom cell phone earplugs
  • Musician's Ear Plugs and custom monitors
  • 60 day evaluation period


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Hours of operation

Sunday Closed
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
By appt.
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
By appt.
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
By appt.
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
By appt.
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
By appt.
Saturday Closed
Evening and/or weekend hours available by appointment. Please call to schedule.

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Accepted forms of payment

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Debit
  • Financial aid
  • 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.