William Farmer, M.D. will begin his practice as a member of the Brewton Medical Center in July of 2014. William Farmer Joins Brewton Medical Community


April 28, 2014

BREWTON, AL - The Brewton Medical Center and D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital are pleased to announce the addition of a new physician to the Brewton medical community. William Farmer, M.D. will begin his practice as a member of the Brewton Medical Center in July of 2014.

"Dr. Farmer is a great addition to the Brewton medical community," said Tommy Shehan, administrator for the Brewton Medical Center. "We are excited to be able to offer another physician for the patients in our community."

Dr. Farmer joins the Brewton Medical Center after recently serving patients in the Evergreen Community as an emergency room physician at Evergreen Medical Center. Prior to practicing in Evergreen, Dr. Farmer worked as an emergency room physician in multiple hospitals in rural Alabama. Dr. Farmer also served as an internal medicine physician at Lloyd Noland Hospital in Fairfield, Ala. for seventeen years.

Dr. Farmer received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi - School Of Medicine in 1980 and completed his Internal Medicine residency training from Lloyd Nolan Hospital and UAB - Montgomery Baptist South. In addition to his medical training, Dr. Farmer also holds a Jurist Doctorate in Law from Birmingham School of Law, where he graduated in 1991. Dr. Farmer is also board certified in internal medicine.

"I am happy we were able to bring Dr. Farmer to the Brewton area," Chris Griffin, administrator at D.W. McMillan said. "Dr. Farmer brings experience and knowledge that will be a great addition to our medical community."

Dr. Farmer will begin seeing patients at the Brewton Medical Center in July 2014. We hope that everyone will welcome him to our community and help him feel at home. New patients will be able to schedule an appointment by contacting the Brewton Medical Center at (251)-867-6071.


About D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital
Governed by the Escambia County Healthcare Authority Board of Director, D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital is an acute care hospital that has been a part of the Brewton, Alabama, community for over fifty years. The hospital's facilities include an eight bed intensive care unit; a 24 hour emergency room; general medical, surgical and obstetrical services; and a women & infants unit. In addition, D.W McMillan offers programs and support to area citizens through health education.