The Gleason Clinic is proud to announce that Clayton King, certified Physician Assistant is now practicing alongside Tanya Arnold, Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. This is the first time in 25 years that the Gleason Clinic has had two medical providers on board. We are truly blessed to have these two outstanding medical professionals join our Gleason Clinic family and provide hometown quality medical care to the folks of Gleason and surrounding areas.

King grew up in the neighboring town of Greenfield and is a graduate of Greenfield High School. He graduated from the United States Military's Interservice Physician Assistant Program, specializing in Family Practice. King continues to serve as a Physician Assistant in the Tennessee National Guard.

After graduating from the Physician Assistant Program, King was employed with McKenzie Medical Center (MMC). He practiced at MMC and its affiliated satellite clinic: Dresden Specialty Clinic and is now proud to make Gleason Clinic his professional home. 

King is the son of Denise Franklin and Reedy King, the grandson of Francis Franklin and the late Bill Franklin. He is married to Ashley Marr, formerly of Gleason. Clayton and Ashley are parents of two beautiful children.

King commented, “I am excited to be back in this area and working with a great group of people, some that I’ve already had the pleasure of working with. The Gleason Clinic adheres to my belief in that we should treat our patients the way we would like our own family to be treated.”

Tanya Arnold, FNP-BC and Clayton King, PA-C provide medical care for patients of all ages.

Clayton is available Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 8am to 5pm and half a day on Fridays. Call 731 648-5634 for an appointment or for more information.

Gleason Clinic is located at 105 North Cedar Street, McKenzie. It is open Monday-Friday from 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m. It offers a variety of medical services: Wellness physicals for men, women and children, immunizations, DOT physicals, joint injections, PFT testing, laboratory services just to name a few. If you are sick or have chronic medical problems and are in need of medical care, please call 731-648-5634 for an appointment. The staff of Gleason Clinic will be happy to assist you. New Patients and Walk-ins always welcome.  For more information on services available visit www.mckenziemedicalcenter.com.