Our Audiology Team

Fenja Mattson, Au.D., CCC-A

Dr. Mattson grew up in Plantation, FL before attending Florida State University to pursue her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. She then moved to Greenville, NC to pursue her master’s degree in Speech, Language & Auditory Pathology. In January 2004, she completed her Doctor of Audiology degree at Arizona School of Health Sciences before joining the JSHC Team in October 2004.

In 2015, Dr. Mattson received the Jacksonville Business Journal Health-Care Hero Award, which honors Northeast Florida professionals who improve health care and save lives, for her work treating veterans with hearing loss.

Dr. Mattson has also received additional training in Tinnitus Retraining Therapy (TRT) for hyperacusis and tinnitus management at Towson University.

Fun Fact: Dr. Mattson is fluent in German.

Sara Miers, Au.D., CCC-A

Dr. Miers graduated with a B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Mississippi, before earning her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Memphis. Dr. Miers is a board-certified audiologist and holds her Certification of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

Dr. Miers has extensive experience in diagnostic and rehabilitative audiology with both pediatrics and adults, with an emphasis on hearing aid management. She believes in a holistic approach to patient care that not only emphasizes hearing healthcare, but overall well-being. Her ultimate goal is to serve as an advocate for her patients and their families.

Fun Fact: In her free time, Dr. Miers and her husband enjoy spending time in the outdoors with their dog named Rosie.

Jyssica Patterson: Audiology Assistant

As Audiology Assistant, Jyssica ensures that patients are getting the most out of their hearing aids by performing hearing aid orientations, checks, and repairs. A true Jacksonville native, she was born at Jacksonville’s Naval Air Station and graduated high school from Robert E. Lee. Jyssica found her passion working with patients who are deaf and hard-of-hearing while working at a previous job with five people who were deaf and taught her the ropes of ASL. Currently, she’s also enrolled in FSCJ to get an associate’s degree in ASL interpretation.

Fun Fact: Jyssica has a eight-year-old son named Dezmond, to whom she loves passing down her love of sports. Dezmond memorizes football and baseball players’ names, as well as the teams they play for. Just ask him, and he’ll tell you!