Valley Forge Ear, Nose, & Throat Associates

"Hearing solutions. Professional service."
(25 Reviews)
Call: (610) 482-4317
206 Gay St Phoenixville, PA 19460
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Nicole Balliet


Dr. Balliet completed her Bachelors of Science degree in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and received her doctorate in Audiology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Balliet is licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and maintains her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. She has multiple special interests including adult diagnostics, pediatric diagnostics, adult amplification, and vestibular evaluations. Dr. Balliet is current serving on the board of directors as VP of professional issues for the Pennsylvania Academy of Audiology. headshot.jpg

Laura Richards


Laura Richards has been practicing Audiology for the past 25 years. She has been working for Valley Forge Ear, Nose, and Throat Associates for the past 19 years. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders from Penn State University and her Master of Arts in Audiology from Temple University. She is licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and maintains her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association.

Melissa Reitnour


Licensed audiologist Melissa Reitnour brings over 30 years of experience in hearing aid dispensing and fitting as well neurologic auditory brainstem response, balance assessments, newborn hearing screenings and tinnitus assessments / management. She holds a master’s degree in audiology and is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and the American Academy of Audiology.

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Read 25 verified patient reviews for Valley Forge Ear, Nose, & Throat Associates! Their average review score is 5 () from 25 reviews.

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“I wanted to tell everyone how great VF ENT in Phoenixville is!! after a lot of swimming recently I woke up with almost maybe 95% of hearing loss! Very scary! Valley Forge ENT saw me that day, took me right in, no waiting at all, and quickly diagnosed the problem - ton of was build up - and the doctor was able to get it all out in no time. Everyone was very nice and helpful. Strongly recommend this practice to everyone! ”

of Collegeville, PA   
06/20/2015    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“They are compassionate. Both of them, the doctor and the audiologist.”

of Plymouth Meeting, PA   
04/19/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“Very informative and helpful. ”

of Plymouth Meeting, PA   
01/23/2015    Review verified by phone
5 out of 5 1.

“From my first visit on- friendly attitude by the staff and professionals. The explanation of the whole process was given in layman's terms. ”

of Audubon, PA   
01/09/2013    Review received via mail
5 out of 5 1.

“I have been coming here for 31 years- since I was 4 years old! The Doctor listens, he wants to help and he has always done his best to help with my hearing issues. I would highly recommend the practice to any one.”

of Royersford, PA   
12/20/2012    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

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About this clinic

Valley Forge Hearing has been in practice since 1969 and has provided the highest quality care for our patients. We strive on our personal service and that is the hall mark of our practice. When you call our offices, you will speak directly with our front desk personnel, not a machine. Your visits will be courteous, not curt. We pride ourselves in our promptness and efficiency, but not at the cost of ignoring your concerns. We have 2 convenient locations to serve you.

Clinic services

We administer diagnostic hearing evaluations or ‘audiologic evaluation’ to help determine if there is hearing loss. Not only are we looking at the type and amount of hearing loss present, but also possible causes of the loss. if the loss can effectively be treated by medicine or surgery, we refer the patient to the otolaryngologist. If the loss is permanent and appears to not be caused by a medical condition, we can proceed with a hearing aid evaluation. We believe it is important to first become knowledgeable and familiar with hearing aids and what they can do for you. Once you understand about hearing aids, you will have a better idea of whether amplification will benefit you. We offer repairs, maintenance, cleanings extended warranties and  hearing aid batteries.Some times hearing devices are not enough, so then we can offer solutions for television, telephone, and more.We also offer custom ear molds or plugs that are used  for such times for noise protection and swimming.

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Hours of operation

Sunday Closed
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Evening and/or weekend hours available by appointment. Please call to schedule.

Accepted forms of payment

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  • Discover
  • Cash
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  • 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.