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Dr. Sarah Varricchio, Au.D.

Dr. Sarah Varricchio, Au.D.

Doctor of Audiology

Dr. Varricchio has been with the Hear Again Center since 2009. Prior to joining the Hear Again Center team, she worked in an ear, nose, and throat clinic and has extensive experience with various aspects of diagnostic audiology. She has a strong passion for hearing aid programming and troubleshooting. Dr. Varricchio firmly believes in the benefit of auditory rehabilitation to work in conjunction with all hearing aid fittings. She feels the counseling aspect is so important, and it can dictate the success or failure of any hearing aid outcome. Dr. Varricchio always says, “The hearing aid is only part of the solution.”

Dr. Varricchio is originally from Connecticut, and she received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut. She moved to Tucson, Arizona for three years to pursue her postgraduate career, and she received a master’s degree and doctorate from the University of Arizona. Dr. Varricchio is a licensed Audiologist in Connecticut and a Fellow of the Academy of Audiology.

Erin Parnell-Wilson, HIS

Erin Parnell-Wilson, HIS

Hearing Instrument Specialist

Erin Parnell-Wilson is a licensed hearing instrument specialist in Connecticut & Massachusetts. She joined Hear Again Center in December 2017 after 10 years in the industry. Erin studied psychology at Holyoke Community College & Western New England College. Her desire to help people has led her to become a hearing instrument specialist. Erin feels strongly that a patient centered approach to hearing care is vital and that life is worth hearing!

Erin is the youngest of 4 children & was raised in Holyoke, MA. She currently resides in Chicopee, MA. She lives with her fiance, Mario, and 2 cats named Benedict & Khaleesi. When she is not helping guide her patients toward better hearing, Erin is often found outdoors enjoying nature, or watching hockey.

 Lauren Banas

Lauren Banas

Audio Tech

Lauren is truly dedicated to her work in the hearing industry. She’s incredibly passionate about helping others, and it all stems from her personal connection to the cause. Lauren’s mother is hard of hearing, and witnessing her experiences motivated Lauren to pursue a career in the field. She wanted to make a real difference in the lives of people with hearing impairments.

As an audio tech in the hearing world, Lauren brings a compassionate and empathetic approach to her work. She knows that every patient has unique needs, so she takes the time to connect with them on a personal level. By building those connections, she can create personalized treatment plans that cater specifically to each individual.

Lauren finds joy in art and spending time in nature. Artistic expression and being surrounded by nature brings her a sense of peace and serenity.

Lauren’s commitment extends beyond her immediate work as well. Through community outreach and education, she strives to empower others with knowledge about hearing health. She wants everyone to understand the importance of taking care of their hearing.

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Customer Reviews

I had an excellent experience at the Enfield Hear Again Center. Dr. Sarah was knowledgeable, patiently explaining everything very well.

Nancy LaPlante, on Google

I recently brought my stepdad here for an appointment. What a wonderful experience. They were very caring, attentive, and very empathetic explained everything where he could understand it even with me translating he felt really good after the appointment, and excited that he can now get his new hearing aids.

Sheileen Feliciano, on Google

Upon entering the reception area, I received a very friendly greeting from , Loren, the office receptionist/assistant. She professionally interacted with me and appeared to know the protocol for a new patient, leading me into the treatment room. After a brief discussion with Loren the audiologist, Dr. Labelle, then entered...

Lorraine Davis, on Google

I had my first experience with hearing aides on Friday at the Hear Again Center. They were very patient with me & taught me how to use the hearing aides. I am very pleased with the whole experience. I would recommend them to anyone. Louise Petit

Wayne Spielman, on Google

The Hear Again Center in Enfield, CT gave my mom excellent customer service on her recent visit after mom broke her hearing aid and needed to get a replacement. My mom was in very poor health after being hospitalized, and the staff was very kind to her and very patient...

Denise, on Google

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