Below is a list of the top and leading Audiologists in San Francisco. To help you find the best Audiologists located near you in San Francisco, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
San Francisco’s Best Audiologists:
The top rated Audiologists in San Francisco are:
- Dr. Melissa Wilson Beer – Sound Speech & Hearing Clinic
- Dr. Shui-Lan Lee – Better Hearing Center
- Dr. Carey Philliposian – San Francisco Audiology – Pacific Heights Office
- Dr. Annie Ha – San Francisco Hearing Center
- Dr. Tracy Peck Holcomb – Hearing & Speech Center of Northern CA
Sound Speech & Hearing Clinic
Dr. Melissa Wilson Beer is a California-licensed audiologist with over ten years of industry experience. She obtained her BA in Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences from the University of Kansas with a significance in American Sign Language studies and her Doctor of Audiology degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Beer started practicing audiology in California at the Hearing and Speech Center of Northern California in San Francisco, where she was designated as Director of Pediatrics in 2009.
She developed a multidisciplinary counseling and support program for families of children with newly diagnosed hearing loss. In 2013, Dr. Beer was appointed Program Coordinator for Cochlear Implant Interconnect (CII), a collaboration between the Hearing and Speech Center of Northern California and the UCSF Cochlear Implant Center. Furthermore, Dr. Beer was head audiologist for the UCSF Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery’s Hearing Loss Clinic.
Audiology, Telepractice, Hearing Aids, Speech Therapy
“Dr. Melissa Wilson Beer was extremely, positive, informative, and professional! She presented options for types of hearing aids and accessories for them. She also provided information on financial assistance to help me pay for new hearing aids. Her office was very pleasant, easy to find with plenty of parking nearby. It is also close to 2 bus lines. Dr. Beer follows safe protocols for COVID-19. I highly recommend her!” – Ellen O.
Better Hearing Center
Dr. Shui-Lan Lee‘s childbirth was in Taiwan and immigrated to the United States when she was 2 years old, and she stays articulate Cantonese. Raised and educated in San Francisco, her hearing aid encounter began in 1987 when she became a licensed hearing aid dispenser for the Emporium Hearing Aid Department. She later served as a supervisor for the Hearing Aid Dispensers Exam on behalf of the Department of Consumer Affairs.
She finished her master’s degree in audiology from San Francisco State University in 1992 and earned her Doctorate of Audiology in 2009 from A.T. Still University of Health Sciences in Arizona. Offering hearing health care has been a tough but highly gainful experience, and Shui-Lan has found her life greatly enriched through the bonds she has formed with the patients and their family and buddies she has congregated at the office. She is happy to be a member of the staff at Golden Gate Hearing Services and to give continued services to the hearing-impaired society.
Lyric, Hearing Aids, Hearing Test, Tinnitus Treatment, Child Hearing Treatment, 3D Ear Scanning, Hearing Aid Repairs, Aural Rehabilitation, Earwax Management, Custom Hearing Protection, Musicians Monitors & Custom Earbuds, Captioned Phones
“My visit could not have been more pleasant and productive! From the initial contact with receptionist Veronica, who processed my claim for a replacement device (I had lost one of my hearing aids) to the very prompt and comprehensive hearing test administered by audiologist Dr. SL Lee, I felt that I was in good and knowledgeable hands. Dr.Lee also introduced me to the telephonic devices that are available at no cost to persons with compromised hearing, an unexpected PLUS to my visit. Highest rating!” – Jerry M.
San Francisco Audiology – Pacific Heights Office
Dr. Carey Philliposian joined San Francisco Audiology in October of 2014. She has been enthusiastic about the field of audiology for more than 20 years, use up the past 17 years practicing adult and pediatric audiology in the Bay Area. Her experience varies from private practice, non-profit and hospital settings such as UCSF Medical Center. In addition to being knowledgeable in clinical audiology, her professional interests involve audiology research and developing the San Francisco Audiology Research Center at San Francisco Audiology.
Dr. Philliposian received her B.S. diploma at the University of Washington, and her M.S. diploma from San Francisco State University, and her Doctor of Audiology baccalaureate from Salus University, Pennsylvania. Being a native San Franciscan, Dr. Philliposian is delighted to be working in the city that she loves.
Hearing Aids, Hearing Loss, Hearing Protection, Tinnitus, Balance
“Dr. Philliposian was helpful, efficient, and knowledgeable when I went in to get my silicone impressions for my in-ear monitors. She was easy to talk to and made the experience enjoyable. Thank you!” – Bryan H.
San Francisco Hearing Center
Dr. Annie Ha is an amiable and charming audiologist evaluating and treating patients with hearing loss in San Francisco, CA. She is a California licensed Audiologist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. Dr. Ha attended the University of California, Davis where she acquired both a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics.
While working at San Francisco Hearing Center/Audiological Services of SF as an Administrator, she found out about the profession of audiology and hearing care services. She became interested in hearing aid technology and adored the close and collaborative relationship that audiologists have with their patients. She knew she found her profession and determined to pursue a career as an Audiologist.
She gained a Doctor of Audiology diploma from the University of the Pacific in San Francisco and finished her residency at the non-profit Hearing and Speech Center of Northern California. She has a sharp understanding of technology and how to blend her expertise with the right hearing aids to improve her patients’ hearing in the situations that matter the most to them.
Hearing Loss, Hearing Aids, Hearing Testing, Hearing In Noise Test, Tinnitus, Custom Earpieces, Audiology Rehabilitation
“I was referred by my medical provider, Kaiser, to San Francisco Hearing Center for a special Hearing in Noise Test. The appointment was scheduled within a couple of days. Communication from the staff, by text, email, and over the phone, was professional and informative. But, most of all, I have to thank Dr. Ha for being patient with me, explaining the whole process, and for making me feel at ease. She even took time to talk to me about other hearing-related topics, to make me more informed. Highly recommend.” – Matt L.
Hearing & Speech Center of Northern CA
Dr. Tracy Peck Holcomb associated with the Hearing and Speech Center in 2007 and is a California Dispensing Audiologist. She obtained her bachelor’s in Communicative Disorders and Sciences with a minor in Psychology, her master’s in Audiology, and her Doctor of Audiology from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Her clinical preference includes adult diagnostics and amplification, assistive listening technologies, hearing conservation, and community outreach.
Dr. Peck specializes in the evaluation, treatment, and management of tinnitus and hyperacusis and co-facilitates the monthly Tinnitus Support/Education Group at the Center. Dr. Peck is a fellow member of the American Academy of Audiology and the American Tinnitus Association and is a past President of the California Academy of Audiology.
Audiology, Speech & Language, Hearing Aids, Education & Counseling
“I’ve been going to the hearing and speech center for 10 happy years and the service has been absolutely top-notch and the best. The staff, as it has changed over the years has always been friendly and helpful. Tracy who has been my doctor from day one is awesome, knowledgeable, friendly, and the best. In fact, everyone I’ve met at the Hearing and Speech center is dedicated to providing the best service they can. I highly recommend them.” – Thomas P.
Shera Elliott graduated from the New Mexico State University with a major in biology and a minor in Biological Basis of Behavior & Health Care Management. Shera grew up in Los Angeles, but moved to Las Cruces for college. Shera has written for several major publications including the Albuquerque Journal and NPR. Shera is a community reporter and also covers stories important important to all Americans.