John Folmar, AuD
Doctor of Audiology

John Folmar, AuD, the founder of Peninsula Hearing Services, received a Master’s Degree from Northwestern University and a Doctor of Audiology degree from Arizona School of Health Sciences. His interest in the field of audiology was cultivated by his father, who is an Ear, Nose & Throat physician in Southern California, where he grew up. Dr. Folmar has been practicing audiology for over 19 years. He worked for over 6 years as a researcher for one of the top 6 hearing aid manufacturers, internationally. Over 5 years ago, he left research to open his own practice in Burlingame, CA which has allowed him the opportunity to learn to what degree new hearing aid device technology benefits consumers of hearing devices. Dr. Folmar’s hobbies include traveling with his wife (he has visited over 25 countries), movies, golfing, exploring San Francisco, visiting Las Vegas and riding his bicycle to work when it’s not raining.