Our physicians and audiologists are the perfect combination for your hearing health.  We have decades of combined experience and all hold master's or doctorate degrees in our field.


Al Alexander, MA

Al Alexander is a graduate of the University of Mississippi where he received his Bachelor of Arts in 1976 in Communicative Disorders and his Masters of Audiology in 1979.  Mr. Alexander has been practicing Audiology for over 32 years.  He is a member of the American Speech Language Hearing Association, a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology, and a member of the Mississippi Speech Language Hearing Association.

 

Al Alexander, MA


MICCI HENRY, Aud

Dr. Henry is Board Certified in Audiology,  a member of the American Speech Language Hearing Association, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. Her training and experience has provided her with extensive knowledge of vestibular and audiometric testing, selection and fitting of assistive technology, and tinnitus management.  She joined Otolaryngology Associates, Ltd. in September 2017.  Dr. Henry is a native of West Point, MS. 

 

Micci Henry, AuD


Holly Murphy, AuD

Holly Murphy, AuD received her Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Mississippi in May of 2012.  In 2016, she obtained her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Southern Mississippi.  She completed her externship at Ear Nose and Throat Physicians of North Mississippi. She joined our team in June 2016.  Dr. Murphy is Board Certified in Audiology, a member of the American Speech Language Hearing Association, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology.  She provides a full range of audiological services, including vestibular and audiometric evaluations, tinnitus management, and hearing aid evaluations and services. Holly constantly pursues educational opportunities that will increase her professional knowledge.

 

 Holly Murphy, AuD

Holly Murphy, AuD


Justin M. Garner, MD

 

Justin M. Garner, MD

Justin M. Garner, M.D., a native of Columbus, joined Otolaryngology Associates, Ltd. in 2007 after completing his education and training. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology at the University of Mississippi, graduating Magna Cum Laude. He obtained his medical doctorate (M.D.) from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson. Subsequently, he completed his General Surgery internship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. His Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery residency was also completed at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Dr. Garner is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. In addition, he is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, member of the Mississippi Society of Otolaryngology, the Mississippi State Medical Association, and the Prairie Medical Society.

He has been published in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, the Laryngoscope, and the American Journal of Otolaryngology.

Dr. Garner currently resides in Columbus, Mississippi, with his wife and two sons.


Robert C. Borden, MD

 

Clayton Borden, MD

Robert C. Borden, M.D., a native of Columbus, joined Otolaryngology Associates, Ltd. in 2012 after completing his education and training. He is a graduate of The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science in Columbus, MS. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at the University of Mississippi, graduating Summa Cum Laude. He obtained his medical doctorate (M.D.) from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson. Subsequently, he completed his internship in Preliminary Surgery/Otorhinolaryngology at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City. His Otorhinolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery residency was also completed at the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center in Oklahoma City. He remained in Oklahoma City in private practice as a member of Oklahoma Otolaryngology Associates, LLC for 2 years before moving back to Columbus.

Dr. Borden is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery, as well as the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, the Christian Society of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeons, the Mississippi Society of Otolaryngology, the Mississippi State Medical Association, and the Prairie Medical Society.

He has been published in Audiology & Neurotology.

Dr. Borden currently resides in Columbus, Mississippi, with his wife and four children.


STEVEN P. SMITH, MD

 Steven Smith, MD

Steven Smith, MD

Steven P. Smith, M.D., a native of Magee, MS, joined Otolaryngology Associates, Ltd. in 2017 after completing his education and training. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Mississippi. He obtained his medical doctorate (M.D.) from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson. Subsequently, he completed his otolaryngology internship and residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX.

Dr. Smith is Board Eligible by the American Board of Otolaryngology and is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery, as well as the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy.

Dr. Smith currently resides in Columbus, Mississippi, with his wife and two children.