About Us

About The Hearing Center, Stratford

The Hearing Center was established in March 2017, is an independent clinic locally owned and operated, and is staffed by experienced professionals who care about you and are here to provide expertise and guidance along your journey to rediscovering the joy of sound, by providing complete hearing assessments, counselling, selection and fitting of hearing devices, regular check-ups and regular cleaning and maintenance of hearing devices.

We will honour your existing hearing aid warranties and service packages at no additional cost to you. Just another way we are making it easy for you to support your local community and to choose your preferred service provider.

Our convenient, accessible location, ample free-parking, extensive line of proven hearing products, competitive pricing, 90-day trial period, and our state-of-the-art testing and fitting equipment will ensure that your journey to rediscover the joy of sound is easy and worry-free.

Meet Our Team


Sheri Hazzard Hearing Aid Specialist

Sheri Hazzard, Owner

Hearing Instrument Specialist, Reg’d. AHIP

Sheri has been caring for the hearing health needs of the residents of Stratford and neighbouring communities for over thirteen years. She is a graduate of MacEwan University in Edmonton, AB, and is a registered member in good standing with AHIP.

Sheri has previously been employed by larger corporations in the hearing industry here in Stratford. She is thrilled to now own her own clinic, which enables her to apply the knowledge and experience she has garnered together with her high calibre of customer service. Sheri is excited to provide you with professional, individual, result-oriented hearing solutions based on your specific needs. You will feel at home in this warm, friendly, non-judgemental, and pressure-free environment.

Sheri and her husband, Brian, have lived in Stratford since 2008. Prior to that they lived in nearby St. Marys for 17 years, where they raised their 4 children. Those children are now grown and their family has expanded with sons and daughters-in-law, and 6 beautiful grandsons.

Outside of the clinic Sheri and her husband can often be seen browsing the shops downtown, dining at local restaurants, biking through area neighbourhoods and nearby trail systems, and have recently taken up kayaking.


Shelly Ganselves Hearing Aid Administrator

Shelly Gansevles

Office Administrator

Shelly will likely be your first point of contact with our clinic, whether by phone or in person. Her delightful smile, outgoing personality, and eagerness to ensure your experience is comfortable and enjoyable will put you quickly at ease.

Shelly has worked in the hearing industry together with Sheri for over 5 years and brings with her a vast knowledge of the workings of a hearing clinic. Her kind, thoughtful and helpful nature will ensure that you feel cared for.

She is a graduate of Sheridan College in Mississauga, Ontario, and has worked in a variety of office environments within Stratford.

Shelly and her husband, Greg, have lived in nearby Gads Hill since 1995, and are kept busy with the various activities of their three children.

They have spent a significant amount of time in the area’s local arenas and sports fields cheering on their children as they participate in hockey and soccer; and enjoy family fishing and camping excursions. Shelly is also a member of a local volleyball team, and as an avid reader, enjoys her monthly book club meetings with the “Gads Hill Hotties”.