Published on March 29, 2010

Payne-Johnson Opens Practice in Arlington

MEMPHIS, Tenn.- Dr. Ann Payne-Johnson, a family medicine physician with Baptist Memorial Medical Group, recently began practicing medicine at Baptist Memorial Medical Group Arlington Family Medicine.

Payne-Johnson provides care for a range of ages, from newborns to seniors, with an emphasis on preventive care, such as: well-child and well-adult visits, school physicals, immunizations, Pap smears, obesity management, stress management and minor procedures.

A native of New Orleans, Payne-Johnson completed her residency at the University of Tennessee Department of Family Medicine. She is board-certified and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians and the American Medical Association.

"Dr. Payne-Johnson is a very gifted physician who has a passion for family medicine," said Terry Barron, physician services director for BMMG.  "With her comprehensive and compassionate approach to providing care, she will be a valuable asset to the Arlington community."

BMMG Arlington Family Medicine opened on March 15. It is located at 5780 Airline Rd. in Arlington, Tenn. For more information or to make an appointment, please call 901-867-2187.

BMMG is a not-for-profit foundation that manages physician offices in several Memphis-area locations. Practices in East Memphis, Forest Hill, Arlington and Collierville offer primary care services for adults, and, in some cases, children.

For more information, please call 226-2040 for the East Memphis office, 867-2187 for the Arlington office, 794-5806 for the Forest Hill office or 861-9090 for the Collierville office.

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