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.
Stacey LaBarre, HIS
Hearing Instrument Specialist
Stacey began working in the hearing industry in 2014 and was drawn to the profession because of her younger sister, who suffers from hearing difficulties. Stacey saw firsthand the implications of her sister’s loss on their relationships with family members and on her own quality of life. This experience guided her professional decision to become a hearing instrument specialist.
What Stacey loves most about helping those with hearing loss is connecting people to their world again. Stacey strives for precise, custom solutions, concierge-level care, and verified best hearing in her everyday work with patients.
Outside of saving hearing lives, Stacey loves enjoying the experience of being a new mom and spending time with family.
Carol Toscano, PSC
Patient Services Coordinator
Carol is dedicated to her work in the hearing industry. As a Patient Services Coordinator, Carol brings compassion and an empathetic approach to her work. She takes the time to connect with each patient on a personal level and strives to make a real difference in the lives of people with hearing impairments.
Carol loves spending time with her family and friends. She is an avid sports fan who loves the UConn Huskies and the Buffalo Bills and a proud alumnus of the University of Connecticut Marching Band.
Could not have had a better experience. I was in the neighborhood so I stopped by without an appointment, hoping the problems I was having might be resolved with just a quick question. But Sarah could tell the issues were more complex, so she had Carol work with me, spent...Scott Powers, on Google
This office is very nice inside, and looks like it was recently updated. The staff was extremely friendly, both on the phone and in person. Dr. Varricchio was warm, professional, and thorough. A wonderful experience overall!Sarah K, on Google
My husband & I are so happy we found Hear Again, Vernon, Ct earlier this year. The staff are wonderful, they make you feel comfortable & they are very personable. They explain everything to you to make sure you understand everything. When we go in for appointments we get the...Carol Semenuk, on Google
I would 💯% recommend this office and staff! The woman running the tests was absolutely fantastic! I was so upset because I passed the hearing tests without a problem I started crying in her office 🤦♀️ she was able to refer me to a ENT Doctor that might be able...Malissa VanScoy, on Google