Michelle Piltch, MS has worked in hearing healthcare for more than 35 years. She joined San Francisco Audiology in 2020, after owning her own private practice in Petaluma for 33 years. Michelle also has experience in other hospital and clinical settings including Providence Speech and Hearing Center in Southern California, Marin General Hospital and Kaiser Permanente Medical Clinic. She earned her Bachelor of Science in speech and hearing sciences from Humboldt State University in 1981 and her Master of Science in audiology from Colorado State University in 1983. Michelle is passionate about her work and understands the impact of hearing loss on the patient, their family and friends. She focuses on balancing clinical skills with learning about each patient’s personal needs to provide the best possible hearing and communication solution.