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171 Saxony Rd, Encinitas, CA 92024

Our Staff

Dean Blount, HIS

Hearing Instrument Specialist

Dean is From Pasadena, CA and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from San Diego State University. He started in the hearing industry in 2005 and enjoys helping others and giving people and loved ones part of their lives back.

Dean’s hobbies and weekends are dominated by sports and grandkids.

“My job is never done. I always will be there to help.”

Dean Blount, HIS

Collette Armendariz, PSC

Patient Services Coordinator

Collette Armendariz is our patient services coordinator. She is originally from Glendale, California and moved to Carlsbad, California in 1991. Collette attended college and raised a family. She began working in the hearing aid industry at Advanced Hearing Care in July, 2016. “I was drawn to the profession to help others.”

What Collette loves most about helping save hearing lives is being able to reassure and encourage the patient that their quality of life will improve by hearing better! Collette strives and focuses on explaining to the patient how we are here for them 100% and we will do whatever it takes to engage them more with their world around them. Outside of saving hearing lives, Collette loves hobbies such as hanging out with her adult boys, running at the beach and volunteering at church.

Collette Armendariz, PSC

Customer Reviews

I have come to this office for several years. My hearing loss is not severe, but I wanted be proactive. I like that my hearing aides include periodic visits to check the aides and keep track of my hearing loss. The staff is very friendly and not pushy about wanting...

Linda LeVier, on Google

Advanced hearing is the only hearing company that I have used. Collette who is the receptionist is extremely friendly and knowledgeable. Dean Blount has taken care of me for two years is very knowledgeable, friendly and easy to get along with. As long as these two people are there i...

Martin Rindler, on Google

I am very pleased with my new hearing aids and the service provided by Advanced Hearing Care.

Jim Condon, on Google

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