James Dame is graduate of Florida State University. He chose to enter the hearing aid profession as a Hearing Aid Specialist in 1982 and has owned Gulf Coast Hearing Centers since 1989. He became a Board Certified - Hearing Instrument Specialist in 1991. He is married with 6 children. He loves FSU sports and plays golf for recreation.
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: AMAC, AAA, HealthPass, Lake Medical Imaging, Heavy and Highway, Harmony Hearing, LECOM, Plumber and Pipefitter 295, Hearing Care Solutions, PEHP, Homelink, OCCM, Advanced Hearing Providers, Paragon Home Resources, Jordan Furniture, Pruitt Medicare, Care and Save Discount Prg, Prime Health, Perkspot, Summit Township, Metra, AARP-HearUSA, Union Reporter, Plumber and Pipefitter 803, Senior Provider Network, CAP, Steamfitters Local 449, Unified Hearing, Highmark Employee Discount , Northwood, MCAS and Federal Employee Program.
Leslie is a life long resident of Panama City. She graduated from Gulf Coast State College and attended Florida State University. She became familiar with the family business by working for her dad (Jim) in 2008 as the Panama City office receptionist. In 2012, she decided to pursue her career in the hearing aid business. After hours of hard work and studying, she completed the training program and achieved her license as a Hearing Aid Specialist in May 2013. She received her National Board Certification in September 2015. She Is married to Andrew Smith. Leslie currently works at our Niceville and Panama City locations.
Kaitlyn joined the GCH team as a receptionist in August 2015. Having graduated from the University of South Florida in the spring of 2014, she was looking to get her foot in the door of our industry, and the perfect opportunity presented itself in the Panama City office. After a short time she began training through IHS and obtained her HAS license in September 2016. Kaitlyn is a born and raised resident of Holmes County where she spends as much time as possible outside with her family and animals. She is happy to be seeing patients at the Panama City and Niceville offices.
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: CAP, Metra, Unified Hearing, Steamfitters Local 449, AARP-HearUSA, Union Reporter, LECOM, Federal Employee Program, Advanced Hearing Providers, Perkspot, Pruitt Medicare, Summit Township, Prime Health, AMAC, Paragon Home Resources, Northwood, Plumber and Pipefitter 803, AAA, Lake Medical Imaging, Heavy and Highway, Jordan Furniture, Care and Save Discount Prg, Highmark Employee Discount , MCAS, Harmony Hearing, HealthPass, Plumber and Pipefitter 295, Homelink, OCCM, Hearing Care Solutions, Senior Provider Network and PEHP.
Dr. Julee Zornes is a licensed audiologist providing audiology services to our patients.
She is a professional in her field and can help identify, diagnose and treat your hearing needs with the latest technology in hearing aids and devices.
This provider participates in the following insurance and discount plans: LECOM, AAA, Union Reporter, Federal Employee Program, Northwood, Plumber and Pipefitter 803, AARP-HearUSA, Metra, Highmark Employee Discount , Prime Health, Care and Save Discount Prg, Hearing Care Solutions, Plumber and Pipefitter 295, Lake Medical Imaging, MCAS, Advanced Hearing Providers, CAP, Steamfitters Local 449, Unified Hearing, Homelink, AMAC, Pruitt Medicare, Jordan Furniture, UAW, Perkspot, OCCM, Summit Township, HealthPass, PEHP, Heavy and Highway, Paragon Home Resources, NEI, VA Choice, Harmony Hearing and Senior Provider Network.
Read 82 verified patient reviews for Gulf Coast Hearing Centers - Panama City! Their average review score is 4.93 () from 82 reviews.
“I liked being able to hear so much better. The lady, Kaitlyn, who I have seen at every visit is very personable and very thorough in helping me to learn to use the hearing aids. ”
“Dr. Dame is the best! Always caring and considerate. Never in a hurry. Goes overboard to make things work. Love this Dr. ”
“Oticon behind the ear aids were instantly comfortable, hardly noticeable, improved hearing and professional, responsive staff. I could not be more pleased. ”
“My wife and I can communicate again. ”
“They are very helpful and explain everything that I ask them. My hearing aids are wonderful and I don't have to keep the TV so loud and ask my family "What did you say?". ”
About this clinic
At Gulf Coast Hearing Centers, helping you hear better is our top priority. We value the trust that our patients place in us and enjoy a reputation of honesty and integrity. We have helped the people of of Bay County and the surrounding areas hear better since 1982. We hope that you will give us the opportunity to serve you and your loved ones.
We work in full cooperation with your physician and as a full-service hearing aid dispensary, we feature the latest digital hearing aids from Oticon and Phonak. We also carry a complete line of accessories and assistive listening devices to make life more enjoyable.
We have three locations to serve you better:
Gulf Coast Hearing Centers – Panama City 2232 Saint Andrews Blvd Panama City, FL 32405
Gulf Coast Hearing Centers – Fort Walton Beach 906 Mar Walt Dr Fort Walton Beach FL, 32547
Gulf Coast Hearing Centers – Niceville 4400 Florida 20 E, Suite 211 Niceville, FL 32578
Call today for your free hearing test and begin your journey to better hearing.
Gulf Coast Hearing Centers offer a full range of hearing services, including:
- Hearing testing and audiometry
- Ear impressions
- Hearing aid sales and fittings – all styles and technology levels
- 30 day hearing aid trials
- Hearing aid education and counseling
- Hearing aid services: cleaning, checking, maintenance, repairs, accessories
Call this clinic today!
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|Monday||9:00 am - 4:00 pm|
|Tuesday||9:00 am - 4:00 pm|
|Wednesday||9:00 am - 4:00 pm|
|Thursday||9:00 am - 4:00 pm|
|Friday||9:00 am - 1:00 pm|
Accepted forms of payment
- American Express
- Financing available for those who qualify
- Insurance accepted, please call for details