Jackson Hearing Center

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  • Memphis (901) 842-4327
  • Jackson (731) 660-5511

Our Hearing Professionals

Dr. Katherine H. Tackett

Dr. Katherine H. Tackett
Audiologist

  • Au.D.: Audiology, A.T. Still University, Arizona School of Health Sciences, Mesa, Ariz.
  • M.A.: Audiology, Memphis State University, Memphis, Tenn.
  • B.S.E.: Speech Pathology, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Ark.
  • Licensed Audiologist: State of Tennessee
  • Board-Certified: American Academy of Audiology
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

An ongoing education in hearing improvement

“The degrees I’ve earned let my patients know that I have all of the education and training necessary to provide them with thorough, highquality care. But education is only the beginning. I continue to learn throughout my career with every new patient I see and treat.”

Learning the newest hearing-care techniques

“For 25 years I have been committed to staying up-to-date on the ever changing world of audiology. That’s why I’ve taken various courses through the American Academy of Audiology and other associations. Each patient’s hearing is a priority to me, and I want them to know that I am continuously working to be an excellent audiologist.”

Giving you the care you deserve

“I will take all the time needed to evaluate your condition and to understand your lifestyle so I can make a proper recommendation. My dedication to you doesn’t stop there. I will also explain each of your options, and I will be here for all of your follow-up needs.”

Member: American Academy of Audiology; American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Fellow: American Academy of Audiology

Elizabeth A. Hopkins

Elizabeth A. Hopkins
BC-HIS BC-HIS

  • BC-HIS BC-HIS: Nationally Board Certified in Hearing Instrument Sciences
  • B.S.: Biology, University of Tennessee at Martin, Martin, Tenn.
  • Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist: State of Tennessee

A lifelong education

“It’s a good feeling to know that my skills have helped thousands of patients. Enhancing someone’s hearing and making a difference in their life is a rewarding experience.”

Gaining knowledge every day

“Over the past 29 years, I’ve learned a great deal about hearing loss and its treatment, and as I listen to my patients and hear their concerns, I continue to build upon my experience and expertise.”

Working with my patients for the best solutions

“I make sure each patient I work with has the opportunity to experience the best in hearing aid technology. I believe that listening to my patients and finding out what they want helps us both decide what is right for them. Their input is important to that process.”

Member: Tennessee Hearing Society

Participant: Clinical evaluation of new technologies for several hearing aid laboratories.

Dr. Courtney P. House

Dr. Courtney P. House
Audiologist

  • Au.D.:Audiology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
  • M.A. Audiology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
  • B.A.: Communicative Disorders, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS
  • Licensed Audiologist: State of Tennessee
    Certificate of Clinical Competence: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

A focus on communication

“Communication is so critical to a person’s well being. When you begin to isolate yourself because you can’t follow a conversation or require constant repetition, it’s devastating. It is my job to help you break that communication barrier.”

A dedication to the profession of audiology

“I am committed to giving my patients the best care possible. One way I can ensure this is to continually be educated on the latest technology and developments in hearing care. I plan to bring the knowledge and education I have received to every patient I treat.” “I’m always delighted to hear how my patients’ lives are improved after they are fit with hearing aids. Knowing that I am helping someone not only to hear better, but also to enjoy life more, is the most rewarding part of my day.”

Quality care through personalized service

“Every day I experience something new in this field. I understand that no two people or hearing losses are alike. I will listen to each individual’s problem and work to find the best treatment for that person.”

Member: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Lori S. Frederick

Lori S. Frederick
M.A., CCC-A M.A.

  • M.A., CCC-A M.A.: Audiology, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tenn.
  • B.A.: Psychology, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tenn.
  • Licensed Audiologist: State of Tennessee
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Learning the latest hearing aid technology

“My goal asyour audiologist is to help you improve your quality of life with today’s modern hearing aids. I will give you up-to-date information to help in your decision to upgrade or try a new hearing aid. Every patient with a hearing loss has a very specific need and it is my job to find what your needs are and how together we can meet them.”

Giving you the care you deserve

“I am committed to work with my patients so that you have the best chance of succeeding with your hearing aids. I want to be a professional with whom you have confidence and rapport.”

Member: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Penny Odom

Penny Odom
Office Manager

Mrs. Odom joined our practice in 2004. She brings over 20 years of experience to her administrative support and organizational responsibilities as she attends to the day-to-day needs of our office. Mrs. Odom handles all invoicing, accounts receivable and payable, and insurance claims. In addition, she is responsible for editing the practice newsletter. She is proficient in Windows, Excel and QuickBooks and oversees the implementation of all computer programs and upgrades.

Norma Roberts

Norma Roberts
Front Office- Memphis

Mrs. Roberts joined our practice in December 2011. She assists our audiologists and office manager with administrative duties and oversees the daily operations of our Memphis office. She greets patients, updates patient information, and focuses on meeting their needs in a timely, compassionate manner. She also sells supplies and, as a patient of ours since 2006, she has a deep understanding of the needs of our patients.

Edna May Jackson

Edna May Jackson
Office Manager

Edna May joined our practice in February 2013. She holds a certification in business administraion from the Katherine Gibbs Business School in New York and worked for a number of years as secretary to the publisher of McGraw-Hill. Prior to moving to Jackson, she worked at the corporate headquaters for JC Penney in Plano, TX for over 20 years. Mrs. May manages our Jackson office, scheduling appointments, greeting patients, and assisting patients and our audiologists with all of their administrative needs.