About Us

Virginia Eye Institute’s Hearing Center is a Richmond based hearing aid practice. We focus solely on providing patients with the most complete hearing experience. We strive to help create a better everyday life for our patients by offering the most technologically advanced hearing aids.

Our goal is to give you unparalleled service, at revolutionary prices. That means fitting you with the best possible hearing aids that suit your lifestyle and your budget. Our hearing aids even have a 30-day trial period.

At the VEI Hearing Center, our patients are always our first priority. Our designated audiologist, Dr. Crystal Amantea, performs all audiograms, testing, dispensing, and fitting. She will work with you to find the best hearing aids for your unique lifestyle.

Our Provider

VEI - Dr. Crystal Amantea, Audiologist

Dr. Crystal Amantea is from Powhatan, VA. She received her Doctorate of Audiology from West Virginia University in 2014 following a Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Longwood University in 2010. She holds an Audiology license and Hearing Aid Specialist license in Virginia. She also holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence through the American Speech Language Hearing Association, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. Dr. Amantea specializes in pediatrics, cochlear implants, bone conduction devices, hearing aids, and vestibular testing.

Outside of work, Dr. Amantea can be found spending time with her husband and children. They especially enjoy participating in community events and outdoor activities.

“I find it so rewarding when I see a patient back for their follow up appointment and they tell me, “Wow, I just didn’t realize what I was missing.” It is a very humbling feeling to know that I’ve been able to help a patient get back a piece of their life.”

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