Ashburn, VA Hearing Clinic

Visit Us in Ashburn!

Situated in Loudoun County, our office is part of the Ashburn Village Center and is a short distance from Pavilion Lake and the Mills Recreation Center. Nestled between Gloucester Parkway and Christiana Drive, our practice offers ample parking directly outside our doors, making it easy and convenient for you to make your appointments. And to ensure you find time in your busy schedule for your hearing health, we offer appointments from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, as well as 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays.

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Our Hearing Care Providers

Dr. Kristen Hood

Dr. Kristen Hood


Dr. Kristen Hood is the Audiologist at the offices in Ashburn and Leesburg, Virginia. She is originally from New Market, Maryland and currently resides in Middletown, Maryland. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Speech & Language Pathology and Audiology from Towson University and her Doctorate in Audiology from West Virginia University. She completed her residency at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg, West Virginia and her graduate thesis, “Audiology Awareness of Undecided College Students,” was published in The Hearing Journal.

Born with a hearing loss, Dr. Hood understands what her patients experience on a personal level. She enjoys being able to share her own experiences with people as she helps them improve their health and ability to communicate with loved ones. Along with building lasting, meaningful relationships with her patients, Dr. Hood is also very passionate about raising awareness of the field of Audiology. She is licensed by the Virginia Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology and holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

Outside of the office, Dr. Hood enjoys boating and camping with her husband and their Great Dane, Maiden. She also loves exploring new restaurants and breweries.


  • A.A. in Business Administration @ Frederick Community College
  • B.S. in Speech Pathology and Audiology @ Towson University
  • Au.D. @ West Virginia University

Licenses & Certifications

  • Board certified in Maryland
  • Virginia HIS License

Specialty Areas

  • Diagnostics
  • Hearing aid evaluations and fittings

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Awards & Honors

Cheryl Bolt

Cheryl Bolt

Patient Care Coordinator

Cheryl came to Live Better Hearing after homeschooling her three sons and working part-time and eventually full-time in the education field. While homeschooling, she was the president of a large homeschool support group. Before coming to Live Better Hearing, Cheryl decided to move into a field in which she could utilize her customer service and organizational skills. She is thrilled to have found a position that matches her skills set. She especially likes the friendly interaction with patients throughout the day. In her free time, she sings and performs in local community theatres throughout the DMV area.

44031 Ashburn Shopping Plaza
Suite 273
Ashburn, VA 20147a

T: (703) 291-8400
F: (703) 291-8404

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
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