Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians


Foundation Board 2019-20

Jeremy Wells, MD
Hattiesburg Clinic Sports Medicine
415 S. 28th Avenue 4th Floor
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Phone: 601-579-5430
Fax: 601-579-5431


MAFP Ex-Officio
David Wheat, MD, FAAFP
Clinton Family Care, LLC
309A Morrison Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
Phone: 601-924-1877
Fax: 601-924-1871
Vice President
Melissa Stephens, MD
William Carey University COM
498 Tuscan Avenue
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-318-6069


Lakeisha Chism, MD
Verona Medical Clinic
5062 Raymond Avenue
Verona, MS 38879
Phone: 662-566-5593
Fax: 662-566-4419



Board Member
Jonathan Buchanan, MD
Baptist Medical Clinic
1100 Highway 16
Carthage, MS 39051
Phone: 601-267-1470
Board Member
Sarah Barowka, MD
North MS Medical Center
1665 S. Green Street
Tupelo, MS 38804
FAX 662-377-2667


Board Member
Susan Chiarito, MD
Mission Primary Care
1901 Mission 66
Vicksburg, MS 39180
Phone: 601-636-1050
Fax: 601-629-9980


Board Member
Thais Tonore, MD
UMMC Family Medicine
Jackson, MS
Phone: 601-984-5447



Board Member
Kelly Shoemake Tullos, MS
4 Amyden Court
Laurel, MS 39443
Phone: 601-382-0281
Fax: 601-749-7962
Board Member
Patrick Whipple, MD
104 St. Pierre Court
Madison, MS 39110
Phone: 601-988-5207
Fax: 601-859-8556
Resident Board Member
Michael Vanderloo, DO
Forrest General Family
Medicine Residency
Hattiesburg, MS


Alt. Resident Board Member
Craig Moffett, DO
North Miss. Family
Medicine Residency
Tupelo, MS


Student Board Member
Richard Burgan
William Carey University COM
Hattiesburg, MS


Alt. Student Board Member
Kaylie Bradshaw
Univ. of Mississippi
Medical Center
Jackson, MS