Rachel Finan, Au.D., BS
Rachel Finan received her Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst in May 2005. In December 2012 she obtained her clinical doctorate in audiology. She spent three years completing her graduate coursework in Greeley at the University of Northern Colorado, which is accredited by the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA). Her fourth year externship was in Concord, New Hampshire at The Better Hearing Center, Inc. where she gained important skills and knowledge from her experienced colleagues. Rachel grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is happy to return to New England where she completed her undergraduate degree. She has a passion for helping others and finds her job extremely rewarding. She is a certified audiologist in the state of New Hampshire and loves working with all different patient populations. Rachel's interest in continuing education drives her to stay current on advancements in research and technology in the field of audiology. Rachel prides herself on utilizing evidence based practices and treating patients as individuals to better serve their wants and needs.
LISA R. GOSSELIN, MS CCC-A
Lisa R. Gosselin, MS CCC-A has been working for the Better Hearing Center Inc. since August of 2006, and has practiced as a certified Audiologist, licensed in the state of NH, for the last 29 years. She obtained her Bachelors in Speech Communication from Allegheny College in Meadville , PA and her Masters of Science in Audiology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in 1981. Her Audiology career has included experience in pediatric through geriatric hearing healthcare. She has experience in the evaluation of hearing, balance, central auditory processing and auditory nerve function, as well as the evaluation, fitting and management of hearing aids by her clients. Lisa is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence.
BETTER HEARING CENTER, INC.
2 Industrial Park Drive
Concord, NH 03301
Herbert J. Hodgdon II - President
Herbert J Hodgdon, II, BS, BC-HIS is a Nationally Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist. He has his Bachelor of Science degree in Business from New Hampshire College. He served in the U.S. Navy, specializing in electronics. Mr. Hodgdon has worked in the Hearing Aid Industry since 1969 manufacturing, fitting and servicing hearing devices and selling audiometric and hearing aid equipment. He is a former member of the New Hampshire Board of Hearing Care Providers.
Mr. Hodgdon performs hearing evaluations, repairs and fittings. He thoroughly assesses the patients and encourages family members to be a part of the process of fitting hearing aids. His 45+ years of experience, makes him highly qualified to advise and counsel his patients. Making sure they select the best level of hearing technology to successfully treat their loss and stay within their budget.
Mr. Hodgdon continually attends seminars to learn the latest advancements in the field. He has built his business on providing the best products and service available using state of the art technology.