Health Insurance

We accept most public and private insurance plans. Visit our Billing/Insurance page to learn more about our in-network participation. 

Patients are responsible for checking their benefits and coverage prior to their visit.

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The Family Clinic is now offering health coaches to assist you in addressing lifestyle changes for better health.  Due to a joint arrangement between Mississippi State University, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mississippi and The Family Clinic, the clinic is housing student interns providing detailed  health counseling to include healthy diet and exercise measures to help you  gain the healthy state you desire.  This FREE service is available to all our established patients Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Call ahead to let us know you are coming or stop in at your convenience for this service. 

Schedule an appointment

​The Family Clinic offers family medicine and urgent care services provided by doctors and nurse practitioners. Urgent care visits may be by appointment or walk-in basis, but we ask that all other visits be scheduled by appointment. We typically have same-day appointment availability. Call 662-323-3162 to schedule an appointment.

Call Us:  662.323.3162

The Family Clinic

Traditional Family Medicine

501 Hospital Road Starkville, MS 39759


Monday-Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Walk-ins Accepted

New Patients

We are accepting new patients of all ages to our practice.  Visit our "New Patients" page to prepare for your first visit.


Thank you for considering us for your healthcare needs. Our philosophy of medical practice is rooted in more than 60 continuous years of service to patients in Starkville and surrounding areas.  Our medical staff is well trained and experienced in health/wellness maintenance, urgent care,  and long term care of chronic medical problems. We have experience in working up difficult to diagnose conditions.  We recommend a  long term healthcare relationship as your and your family's medical home.   We guide our patients in navigating a complicated healthcare system efficiently  with an emphasis on managing your care to avoid unnecessary and duplicated care and tests.  While this can be challenging at times, we believe the physician patient relationship is a joint one in which we assess, educate and guide you through your healthcare decisions. Come visit The Family Clinic in Starkville for your health care needs, where you can have a medical home!  


Lisa Tomlin, our previous nurse practitioner, announced her resignation effective June 28,2019. We wish her very well in her future endeavors. 
We are pleased to welcome Jennifer Summers as our new nurse practitioner! Jennifer will officially join our clinic on July 8, 2019, without interruption in your healthcare services. She has an extensive background in nursing and has been practicing in the Meridian area most recently. She has experience with treating an array of illnesses and we are excited to have her join our team!​

Patient Portal

Click "Patient Portal" above to access our on-line portal where you have secure access to your health information. New patients can preregister.

Steven C. Brandon, M.D.

Diplomate, American Board of Family Medicine

Emily B. Landrum, M.D.

Diplomate, American Board of Family Medicine

Jennifer Summers, R.N.-CFNP

Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Our doctors, nurse practitioner,  and staff collaborate together on a daily basis to provide you with personalized and comprehensive healthcare, ranging from wellness needs to acute inpatient hospital care,  from the youngest to the oldest in your family.  From simple to complex problems, our staff are qualified and experienced in meeting your healthcare needs. 

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