Experienced Audiologists Serving Rockland County

Our patient-centered approach allows us to focus on satisfying your hearing care needs, whatever they may be. Our practice will work with you to diagnose and find solutions for your hearing and tinnitus concerns using state-of-the-art equipment and the most advanced technology. Because our focus is entirely on you and your health, coming to Hudson Valley Audiology Center means that you’ll experience patient care that is specific to you, with exceptional follow-up care that ensures your hearing needs are being met.


Our Audiologists

Jeff Shannon, Au.D., FAAA

Owner/Director of Hudson Valley Audiology
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Angela Loavenbruck, Ed.D., FAAA

Associate Director of Hudson Valley Audiology
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Sophia Patrikis, Au.D., FAAA

Audiologist
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Christopher Herget, Au.D., FAAA

Audiologist
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Our Staff


Kathleen Barna

Back Office Coordinator
Kathleen is a life-long resident of Rockland County and has significant work experience within the insurance business. Kathleen handles all orders for hearing devices, ear molds, and assistive listening devices. In addition, she schedules your appointments, helps you check in, and verifies insurance benefits. Kathleen resides in Garnerville, NY with her husband Tony and their three children, John, Kristen, and Danny.

Cathy Magarino

Patient Care Coordinator
Cathy is a resident of Rockland County where she worked for over 25 years in the Art Reproduction Industry. Cathy is a Certified Medical Assistant/Medical Secretary, and assists with scheduling your appointments, checking in, hearing device orders & repairs. Cathy resides with her son Nicholas.

Karen Romano

Patient Care Coordinator
Karen is a lifelong resident of Rockland County. She has been working with insurance for more than 30 years and enjoys working with people. She was on the Board of Directors of the Epilepsy Foundation of Southern New York and volunteered and facilitated a support group for more than 11 years. She was also on the Board of the Directors for the Developmental Disabilities Service Organization. In her time off she loves spending time with her children Kailee and Louis.

Justin Apuzzo

Patient Care Coordinator
Justin is the patient outreach coordinator in our office, where he focuses on following up with all patients, making sure there are no issues or concerns with their hearing aids, balance, and hearing health overall. Originally from New City, Justin is a graduate from the University of Vermont, where he received his degree in neuroscience.

When not in the office, Justin works as an American Sign Language interpreter and is also a volunteer at the Hackensack University Medical Center. He will be applying to medical schools next year in hopes of becoming a doctor of internal medicine. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, reading, and playing tennis.