Ascent Audiology & Hearing

"We help you hear ALL the sounds of life"
(151 Reviews)
Call: (703) 663-6528
1320 Old Chain Bridge Rd Ste 185 McLean, VA 22101
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Dr. Ana Anzola


For more than 20 years, Dr. Ana Anzola has been helping the communities of Northern Virginia and Maryland with their hearing and hearing health care. What sets Dr. Anzola apart is the personal attention she gives to each patient to find the absolute best solution, and to make sure the technology is working for you. She truly believes that her job isn't finished until you are completely satisfied with your results.

Dr. Wendy Thorne


Dr. Thorne loves working with patients of all ages including children, teens and adults, and enjoys meeting new patients and working with them toward a life of better hearing. Dr. Thorne does whatever she can to make each patient satisfied with their hearing. Dr. Thorne is certified by the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). She earned her doctorate degree from West Virginia University.

Dr. Linda Himler


Dr. Himler has been practicing audiology since 1986. She is passionate about bringing people back into the important conversations in their lives, and back into meaningful connection with their friends, family and favorite activities. She enjoys improving the quality of life of her patients and their families through better hearing.

Dr. Himler is Board Certified as a Fellow in Audiology through the American Academy of Audiology (FAAA) and certified by the American Board of Audiology (ABA) and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

Dr. Julie Boiano Ambrose


Dr. Julie Boiano Ambrose actively seeks to understand each patient's hearing and listening needs in order to develop a personalized solution. Dr. Boiano Ambrose believes that educating and counseling her patients about hearing loss, amplification options, and discussing realistic goals and expectations are the keys to success for improved hearing. She enjoys working with both children and adults, and seeing the positive quality of life changes resulting from successful hearing aid fittings. Dr. Boiano Ambrose is a Virginia state licensed audiologist and is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

Dr. Travis Stehouwer


Dr. Stehouwer enjoys working with patients to provide the best solutions for their hearing needs. He has experience with most manufacturers’ hearing aids and accessories, as well as other assistive listening devices, and is adept at matching the most suitable solution for each patient’s particular type and degree of hearing impairment, as well as their activities, lifestyle and budget.

Dr. Candace Robinson


Dr. Robinson has been providing clinical audiology and hearing aid services for over twenty years to children and adults of all ages. She has taught courses in diagnostic audiology, hearing aids and accessories, aural rehabilitation, ethics and professionalism at Towson University, where she served as the clinical director of the Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) program.

Dr. Robinson currently serves on the Maryland Board of Examiners for Audiologists, Speech-Language Pathologists and Hearing Aid Dispensers. She is passionate about using best practices to provide excellent patient care, while individualizing treatment that is tailored to each patient’s personal communication goals.

Clinic reviews

Read 151 verified patient reviews for Ascent Audiology & Hearing! Their average review score is 4.93 () from 151 reviews.

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“Careful oversight of my hearing, covering tests and appropriate hearing aids required. Very happy with the service. ”

of Mclean, VA   
02/19/2018    Review received via mail
5 out of 5 1.

“I am glad to have a chance to check my hearing. Now, I know I have a little more hearing loss. I will contact with you in the future when I have require a hearing aid. Thank you very much! ”

of Leesburg, VA   
02/06/2018    Review received via mail
5 out of 5 1.

“Very professional and personable service. Questions always answered thoroughly and open to calling in any time. ”

of Vienna, VA   
01/26/2018    Review received via mail
5 out of 5 1.

“The hearing aids are quite helpful in a number of situations, especially on setting 2 in a noisy room. They help me hear my interactions clearly. They are quite helpful in my situations but I often don't use them for fear of losing them. ”

of Falls Church, VA   
01/25/2018    Review received via mail
4 out of 5 1.

“Very professional, pleasant staff. ”

of Mclean, VA   
01/25/2018    Review received via mail
5 out of 5 1.

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About this clinic

Come in for a complimentary hearing consultation with otoscopy and screening. We offer a complete list of hearing services at 6 locations in the Washington, DC Metro Area. We use cutting edge technology to diagnose your hearing issues and provide you with the best solution possible. We truly care about your hearing, and we'll work with you until you're completely satisfied with your hearing. With over 1000 5-star reviews, we are the highest rated audiology practice in the Washington, DC Metro Area! 

We have locations to serve you in:

  • McLean, VA
  • Lansdowne, VA 
  • Falls Church, VA 
  • Potomac Falls, VA 
  • Rockville, MD 

Clinic services

Ascent Audiology & Hearing provides a complete range of audiology services using the latest state-of-the-art equipment and a caring, personal touch.

  • Testing & consultation
  • Hearing aid fitting & fine-tuning
  • Tinnitus treatment
  • Pediatric audiology (for children ages 3 and up)
  • Custom earmolds
  • Repairs & servicing
  • Counseling & support
  • Accessories, assistive listening devices


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Hours of operation

Sunday Closed
Monday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday Open by appt.
Evening and/or weekend hours available by appointment. Please call to schedule.

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.