Jason Murphy

Jason Murphy is a second-generation Hearing Instrument Specialist.  Jason was raised in Hazlehurst, Georgia.  There, he learned beneficial life skills by working alongside his grandfathers in chicken laying houses and carpentry.  Baseball interested Jason, so he began playing little league ball and continued through high school.  After graduating from Jeff Davis High School in 1997, Jason attended South Georgia College in Douglas, Georgia, where he received an Associate of Science Degree.  Then, transferred to the University of Georgia to earn his Bachelors in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2001. 

While growing up, Jason was exposed to the hearing aid profession.  His parents have been in the hearing aid industry for as long as he can remember.  However, it was not until his time at UGA that Jason truly discovered his calling to help people hear their best.  While volunteering at the Speech and Hearing Clinic servicing children and young adults, Jason saw firsthand the absolute joy and beauty hearing brings to an individual’s life.  Seeing a person’s face light up with utter happiness upon hearing for the first time is an amazing experience.  Jason knew then “Hearing is his passion and helping people hear their best is his mission!”

After graduating from UGA, Jason started working at Starkey Laboratories Inc. located in Norcross, Georgia. He served as a customer service representative for the Audibel Division as well as a hearing instrument specialist overseeing The Center for Fitting Excellence for 5 years.  While living in the Atlanta area, Jason met his future wife, Heather Vonier.  In 2005, Jason married, moved to Valdosta, Georgia, and joined his parents’ hearing aid team.  While learning the dispensing side of the hearing aid profession, Jason envisioned having his own hearing aid practice.  In 2009, the Audibel manufacturer presented Jason with an opportunity to make his dream a reality.  Later in June, Jason and his wife, Heather, opened American Hearing Aid Center in Thomasville, Georgia.  With great products and incredible support, Jason has built a business impacting customers’ lives through better hearing.  Jason values every customer relationship and sharing in their hearing success.   Being on this journey is a continued blessing!

In his personal time, Jason loves spending time at home with Heather and their four-legged kid, Cotton.  Most nights Cotton’s pals, Jax and Mav, visit for a play date in the backyard.  Jason hangs out with the boys tossing the ball, rough-housing, and the much-anticipated cruising the neighborhood on walks.  When not sleeping in, Jason enjoys his early morning workouts and weekend runs.  Over the weekends, Jason appreciates a slightly competitive golf game with family or friends.   He meticulously manicures his lawn, trees and shrubs, calling it lawn therapy.  Jason is the grill master of the Murphy household helping with weekly meal prepping.  Relaxing on the beach is his favorite vacation activity.  However, when football season rolls around, Jason is Athens, Georgia bound to witness the “DAWGS meeting Between the Hedges. “

Jason Murphy

Patient Reviews

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5 out of 5 Stars based on 20 Reviews on Google.

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If I had to rate American Hearing Aid Center on a 5 star system with 5 being the best, I would want to give it a 10! My husband, Wayne, is completely deaf in one ear and extremely hard of earing in the other. Jason Murphy set him up with...

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Martha Bateman, on Google

Jason is very personable and I always feel welcomed when I go in for check ups. He answers all my questions without rushing. He is very knowledgeable about his products and an excellent help with technical updates. The only downside is all the Georgia Bull Dawg junk in his office....

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David Dumas, on Google

Jason Murphy is a great Hearing Instrument Specialist! Both my husband and I have purchased hearing aids through Jason! He is a caring and knowledgeable person who goes the second mile to make sure everything works perfectly for his clients!!!

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Laura Whitfield, on Google

Jason was very friendly, caring, and informative. He immediately offered his help when he saw that my hubby was in a wheelchair. He got the cumbersome wheelchair out of the car and took us in . My husband was very impressed with his knowledge and kindness . I ,being in...

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bonnie clayton, on Google

We admire our audiologist , Jason. He and Mrs. Kay have such a friendly office. Mrs. Kay does great work trying to fix appointments so they are convenient for you. Jason is professional yet very personable. He gives his patients confidence and helps them understand about their hearing. My mom...

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Glinda Majors, on Google