Newsmakers Sept. 13, 2009

Dr. Marcus Louis Britton has joined Nephrology & Hypertension Associates in Tupelo.
He joins Drs. Thomas Wooldridge, Martin Lee, Tzonko Milev, Kenneth Kellum, Chris Miller and Morris Hamilton.
Britton received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Samford University. He received his medical training at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and completed his residency in internal medicine at UMC. He completed a nephrology fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston.
Britton is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

J. Douglas Ford has joined the law firm of Mitchell McNutt & Sams, as a shareholder in the Columbus office.
He specializes in litigation, where his practice includes family law, labor and employment law and general business and commercial litigation.
Ford received a B.B.A. from Mississippi State University in 1988 and graduated from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1991.
He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Mississippi and Alabama, the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Dr. Paul Perry has joined Pulmonary Consultants.
Perry received his bachelor’s degree from Mississippi College and completed his medical training and internal medicine residency at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. He completed fellowships in infectious disease and pulmonology at the University of Alabama in Birmingham.
Before joining North Mississippi Medical Center, Perry worked in the emergency room at the VA Hospital in Birmingham.
He joins Drs. William Edmonson, Ben Moore, Lyndon Perkins, David Reed, James Rish, Robert Stewart, Jaime Ungo and David Witty.

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