Somerville ​Medical Clinic

Our founder, Dr. Jim Burnett, has more than 30 years of healthcare experience.  


Now currently retired, Dr. Burnett has a long history of serving the Somerville and surrounding areas.  Formerly the head physician of Somerville Medical Hospital, he decided to create a one-stop-shop for families looking for healthcare solutions. Through the new Somerville Medical Clinic website, he hopes to provide a Web portal that provides free solutions for those looking to research ailments, get advice, and prevent illness.

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We strive to provide current, accurate information your family can depend on. We aim to:

  • Serve families as a health information website
  • Respond to our members’ inquiries in a timely manner
  • Collaborate with other health systems and act as an advocate for those in need
  • Promote general wellness for all families 

SMC has been in operation since 1985.  We offer a wide range of services, including:

  • X-ray capabilities, as 2 of our employees have a limited license to perform X-rays. 
  • Physicals, including: well-child, adult, sports, and DOT
  • CLIA moderate complexity lab
  • Acute illness treatment
  • Most family illnesses and whole-wellness functioning

Many days, you can be scheduled an appointment withing 24 hours.  Walk-ins are also accepted.

  • Methodist Hospital of Fayette
  • NHC of Somerville

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We accept and process many types of insurance:

  • BCBS
  • Aetna
  • TennCare
  • Medicare
  • Health Springs
  • Windsor
  • United Health Care
  • TriCare
  • And most other carriers