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Dr. Jane H. Baxter - Audiologist, Founder

Dr. Jane Baxter is one of the founders of Pacific Hearing Connection. She has also been co-owner of Pacific Hearing Service since 1986. Jane began her career as a teacher of deaf children, which sparked her interest in the field of audiology.

Jane is a Board Certified Doctor of Audiology holding degrees from UC Santa Barbara, UC Berkeley, San Francisco State and Salus University. She has served on the nominations and elections task force for the Amercian Academy  of  Audiology and as treasurer of the California Academy of Audiology. Jane has consulted on cutting-edge products for several startups and hearing aid manufacturers. She has also written chapters in audiology textbooks on private practice. Before joining Pacific Hearing Service, Jane worked at the Martinez VA Hospital and Stanford University Medical Center. She continues to work at Pacific Hearing Service and volunteers her time as an audiologist for Pacific Hearing Connection.

Jane's commitment to supporting our community through education, diagnosis and hearing rehabilitation led her to research the needs of underserved people with hearing loss in the Bay Area. Pacific Hearing Connection is allowing her to reach these people. She has always been interested in humanitarian audiology and has made several trips with Entheos to provide hearing services to people in Jordanian refugee camps, the West Bank, Guatemala, and Zambia.

Professional Organizations

Board Certified Doctor of Audiology, American Academy of Audiology (AAA)

Member Academy of Doctoring Audiologists (ADA)

Member California Academy of Audiologists (CAA)

Board Member Entheos

Member Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA)