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Our Team

Meet Our Primary Care Team

Clinton Family Physicians provides complete medical care for your family. Our office is led by family medicine physicians Jose Malagon, MD and Gonzalo de Villa, MD. With more than 30 years of combined medical experience, our doctors are skilled in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of chronic and acute illnesses. They are supported by certified family nurse practitioners, who work closely with our physicians to provide excellent primary care for all of our patients. Thank you for learning more about our team.


William H. Culbert, MD

William H. Culbert, MD
William H. Culbert, MD

Congratulations to Dr. Culbert on his recent retirement! 

The care of all former patients of Dr. Culbert will be transitioned to one of his partners at Clinton Family Physicians. If you have any questions about how your care will be transitioned, please call our office at (865) 457-4702.

 

 

 

 

 


Gonzalo de Villa, MD
Gonzalo de Villa, MD

Gonzalo de Villa, MD

“I’m passionate about medicine. Compassionate about my patients.”

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric, adolescent, and adult medicine
  • Preventive medicine
  • Mental wellness
  • Women’s health

Medical School

American University of Antigua COM
Antigua/New York NY, 2012-2017

Residency

Family Medicine,
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Memphis, TN, 2017-2020

Board Certification

Family Practice – Board Eligible

Professional Organizations

Member, American Academy of Family Physicians; Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians

Get to Know Dr. de Villa

Dr. de Villa loves spending time with his family and their new baby. He enjoys traveling abroad, exploring new cultures, and checking out local places. Dr. de Villa is also a huge tennis fan. He played Division I college tennis.   


Jose Malagon, MD

 Jose Malagon, MD
Jose Malagon, MD

Medical School

Universidad de Los Andes,
Merida, Venezuela, 1988

Internship/Residency

General Internship,
Hospital Universidad de Los Andes, 1986 – 88

Family Practice,
University of Tennessee Graduate Medical School
Knoxville, TN, 1992-95

Board Certification

Family Practice

Professional Organizations

Member, Tennessee American Academy of Family Practice; Tennessee Medical Association


Wesley Pettiford, FNP-C
Wesley Pettiford, FNP-C

Welsey Pettiford, FNP-C

Board Certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center 

Education:

Master of Science in Nursing,
Lincoln Memorial University
Harrogate, TN

Bachelor of Science in Nursing,
Tennessee Wesleyan University
Athens, TN


Karen Whalen, FNP-BC

Karen Whalen, FNP-C
Karen Whalen, FNP-BC

Board Certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center 

Education:

Master of Science in Nursing,
Tennessee Technological University
Cookeville, TN

Bachelor of Science in Nursing,
Carson-Newman University
Jefferson City, TN