Fairfax Hearing Center

"Rediscover the joys of better hearing"
(74 Reviews)
Call: (703) 259-8859
8120 Gatehouse Rd First floor Falls Church, VA 22042
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Gena Marino


Dr. Marino is the director of Audiology at the Fairfax Hearing Center. She moved to Northern VA in 2003 to work for the Fairfax Hearing Center. Dr. Marino completed her Doctorate in Audiology from Salus University in Elkins Park, PA. She earned a Master’s degree in Audiology from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI and a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University in 2000. Dr. Marino is certified by the American Speech and Hearing Association and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. She is licensed by the state of Virginia to dispense Hearing Aids and is certified to recommend and fit all levels of amplification. Dr. Marino has a strong interest in treating the adult population with hearing loss. Her hobbies include traveling, cooking, and reading. Dr. Marino is fluent in Russian. 

This provider is licensed in Virginia (#2201001221, #2101001475).
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: Federal Employee Program, AFE USA, AARP-HearUSA, Advanced Hearing Providers, MCAS, Harmony Hearing, NEI, Prime Health, UAW, OCCM and Homelink.

Laura Carter


Dr. Carter joined the Fairfax Hearing Center in October 2016. She earned her Doctorate in Audiology from the University of Northern Colorado in August 2015. She attended East Carolina University from 2004 to 2007 and completed her Bachelor of Science in Audiology and Speech Language Sciences in 2008. Dr. Carter is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed by the state of Virginia. Before joining the Fairfax Hearing Center, Dr. Carter practiced in Colorado, where her clinical experience included diagnostic hearing and vestibular evaluations, hearing aids, and cochlear implants for adults and pediatrics.

This provider is licensed in Virginia (#2201001637, #2101002267).
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: MCAS, Prime Health, AARP-HearUSA, AFE USA, NEI, UAW, OCCM, Homelink, Harmony Hearing, Federal Employee Program and Advanced Hearing Providers.

Clinic reviews

Read 74 verified patient reviews for Fairfax Hearing Center! Their average review score is 4.92 () from 74 reviews.

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“Dr. Marino listened to my concerns and took time to make sure I had a complete hearing test and then listed all of my options. I am happy with my new hearing and credit her for her expertise and good advice. I felt cared about as a patient! I would highly recommend Dr. Marino and Fairfax Hearing Center. ”

of Clifton, VA   
04/04/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“I got excellent service. Very professional and friendly, if you have any questions about your hearing or lack of it this is the place to go. The Doctor answered all my questions; I would recommend them to anyone in need.”

of Falls Church, VA   
03/28/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“The staff are very friendly and helpful. The Doctors are gentle, understanding and eager to please. A very professional group.”

of Penn Laird, VA   
03/19/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

“It was a rude awakening that I needed hearing aids in both ears but the experience was very easy. I didn't even need any adjustment in learning to wear them. Everyone in the office was pleasant and very professional. Will recommend! ”

of Vienna, VA   
03/15/2018    Review received via mail
5 out of 5 1.

“Dr Marino and her staff have consistently been friendly, helpful and professional in all of our dealings.”

of Vienna, VA   
03/09/2018    Review submitted online
5 out of 5 1.

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About this clinic

Fairfax Hearing Center specializes in providing the latest and most technology advanced services and products to our patients. We provide a full range of medical and audiological services. Our patients benefit from a team-based approach to disorders of hearing. We at Fairfax Hearing Center will work with you to develop an individualized solution to your hearing problem using the latest technology wrapped in personal service. If you have problems with your hearing, make an appointment for a comprehensive hearing evaluation, your first step to a new world of sound.

Clinic services

Same-day fitting of hearing aids (if applicable)

In-house repairs

Risk-Free Trial

Wireless assistive listening devices and accessories

Interactive display area

Audiologists work on-site with Ear Nose & Throat Physicians

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Hours of operation

Sunday Closed
Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
By appt.
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
By appt.
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
By appt.
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
By appt.
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
By appt.
Saturday Closed
Evening and/or weekend hours available by appointment. Please call to schedule.

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  • Financing available for those who qualify
  • Insurance accepted, please call for details
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