About Us

Our History

The House Institute has a history of being the preeminent center for the treatment of hearing health care for more than 60 years. Named for the groundbreaking work of founder Howard P. House, M.D., The House Institute Hearing Health Centers serve the communities of greater Los Angeles and Orange County with clinical locations and hearing aid dispensaries in Bakersfield, Encino and Santa Monica.

Exterior view of The House Institute facility

The Los Angeles-based team’s audiological staff works in close conjunction with physicians to provide the most advanced audiometric evaluations and treatment options to ensure that patients receive the best treatment possible.

The House Institute also includes a 501-(c)(3) private nonprofit branch, The House Institute Foundation (formerly House Ear Institute), that has pioneered innovative research in otology, neurotology and neurosurgery.

World Class Care, With
First Class Service

Exterior long shot of The House Institute facility

Meet Our Hearing Health Centers Team


Reynita Alcisto AuD

Reynita Alcisto biography

Jonathan Campbell AuD

Jonathan Campbell biography

Gladys Diaz AuD

Gladys Diaz biography

Cherna Engel HIS

Cherna Engel biography

Cynthia Rossignol AuD

Cynthia Rossignol biography

J. Christopher Townsley AuD

J. Christopher Townsley biography

Growth Manager

Victor H. Rodriguez

Victor H. Rodriguez biography

Support Staff

Brigette Boylan

Brigette Boylan biography

Kay Matsuyama

Kay Matsuyama biography

Noemi Ramirez

Noemi Ramirez biography

Merina Reyes

Merina Reyes biography


Donna Gelnett

Donna Gelnett biography

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