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Meet Our Provider

Joshua Strickland has been providing hearing care for over 14 years as a Hearing Instrument Specialist licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

Josh's experience as an individual practitioner of hearing care, experience growing and leading companies and teams of Audiologists and Hearing Instrument Specialists for three of the largest nationally recognized brands in hearing hearing aids paired with his commitment to providing exceptional results at affordable prices make Increase Hearing Altoona's #1 Hearing Aid Provider.

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  • Comprehensive Hearing Evaluations

    • An assessment of your unique speech & hearing range at NO COST

  • Hearing Technology Demonstrations

    •  Experience the difference hearing aids could make at bringing important speech sounds back into your hearing range 

  • Solutions ​​

    • ​​Premium Technology & Over The Counter (OTC) options available across all major brands of hearing aids 

    • Insurance Partnerships to reduce or eliminate your out of pocket expenses so that you never miss out on an opportunity to save

  • Industry Leading Care & Best Practices

    • 14 years of experience and continuing education providing individualized experiences tailored to the unique needs of every customer.

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Welcome to Increase Hearing
Altoona's most affordable Hearing Aid Provider

At Increase Hearing we are all about helping you get more of what you want consistent with what you value most.  We do it by combining 14 years of experience working with all of the top names in hearing aids with our passion to increase access to care and affordability. 


What would you like more of?

  • Increase Access to Care 

    • Partnerships - We partner with Health Insurances, 3rd Party Hearing Benefit Managers & the Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation to ensure you don't spend any more than you need to on your hearing aids.  Some of our customers pay $0 (subject to eligibility) - We call that a decrease!

    • Direct Discount Program -  We offer High Quality prescription grade hearing aids for up to half the regional cost as compared to our competitors.

  • Increase Style

    • Modern hearing aids are barely noticeable and we carry every style from invisible in the canal to our most popular receiver in the ear.

  • Increase User Friendly Technology

    • Intuitive controls and features that are easy for users to understand and manage.

    • Connectivity options that allow integration with smartphones and other devices.

  • Increase Personalized Care

    • Tailored solutions that consider the unique hearing requirements, lifestyle, and preferences of each individual.

    • Comprehensive hearing assessments to identify specific hearing challenges.

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Increase Convenience

Experience the future of hearing care, right at your doorstep with our Mobile Clinic

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Increase Style

Solutions that match your values of discretion, ease of use, durability, and modern connectivity

Increase Affordability

Discount Pricing for all

No Cost to Low Cost options for eligible Medicare advantage plan recipients



Accepting most Medicare advantage plan hearing aid benefits: UPMC, United Healthcare, Highmark, Aetna, Humana, Amplifon, TruHearing, Nations Benefits, Hearing Care Solutions and many more.


Welcome to Increase Hearing, where our passion is to transform lives through the power of better hearing. At Increase Hearing, we believe that everyone deserves to experience the richness of sound and the joy it brings to daily life.

Our Commitment:

Founded with a commitment to enhancing the lives of individuals with hearing challenges, Increase Hearing is dedicated to providing comprehensive hearing care solutions. We understand that hearing is not just a sense; it's a gateway to communication, connection, and an enriched lifestyle.

Expertise and Compassion:

We bring a blend of expertise and compassion to every individual we serve. Our mission is not just to address hearing loss but to empower individuals to rediscover the beauty of sound and live life to the fullest.

Cutting-Edge Technology:

At Increase Hearing, we stay at the forefront of technological advancements in the hearing industry. Our state-of-the-art hearing aids are equipped with the latest features to provide clear, natural sound and a seamless listening experience in diverse environments.

Personalized Solutions:

Recognizing that each person's hearing needs are unique, we prioritize personalized care. Our team takes the time to understand your lifestyle, preferences, and specific challenges to tailor solutions that seamlessly integrate into your daily routine.

More Than Hearing Aids:

Increase Hearing goes beyond providing hearing aids; we are your partners in the journey to better hearing. We are committed to offering support, education, and resources to help you make informed decisions about your hearing health.

Values That Define Us:

  • Empathy: We approach every individual with understanding, empathy, and a genuine desire to improve their quality of life.

  • Innovation: We embrace innovation and continuously explore cutting-edge technologies to provide the best possible solutions for our clients.

  • Integrity: Our commitment to integrity means transparent communication, honest recommendations, and a focus on your well-being.

Join Us on Your Hearing Journey:

Whether you're taking the first steps towards addressing hearing concerns or seeking an upgrade to your current hearing aids, Increase Hearing is here for you. Together, let's unlock the world of sound and embrace the beauty of better hearing.


Thank you for considering Increase Hearing as your trusted partner in your hearing health.



Josh Strickland - Hearing Instrument Specialist & Owner

Your Questions Answered

Visit our Frequently asked questions page for additional insight on our products and services

Financing Options Available
30 Day Risk Free Trial
100% Money Back Guarantee

Service Area

Based in Altoona, PA.  We serve Blair, Indiana, Cambria, Clearfield, Centre, Huntingdon, and

Bedford Counties

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