Marshall Browning Family Health Center
The Marshall Browning Family Health Center is located at 20 North Washington Street, Du Quoin, IL. It is a Rural Health Clinic which offers the family practice services of Kathy Laird, APN/ACN; Heather Rice, PA-C; and the office of Gladstone Tucker, M.D., Geriatrics. Dr. Tucker serves as the Medical Director of the Rural Health Clinic.
Kathy is an acute care nurse practitioner. She manages and treats common health problems as well as serious, chronic and complex illnesses in adolescents, adults and the elderly.
Heather is Physician Assistant and has been caring for residents of Perry County in a family setting for over 10 years. Her background includes performing well child and well adult physicals, gynecological exams, and treatment of chronic conditions with special interest in women's health.
Dr. Tucker is an internal medicine physician specializing in the treatment of older adults. He believes in patient care involvement, kindness, compassion and clinical care excellence. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and completed a fellowship in Geriatric Medicine. He is the Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at SIU -C, and cares for many patients in area nursing homes. He enjoys teaching and regularly has a medical student observing in his nursing home practice. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and a Certified Medical Director with the American Medical Directors Association.