Helton Family Medicine

a Murfreesboro family doctor's office led by primary care physician Dr. Helton


All Commercial Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Murfreesboro's Leading Family Doctor's Office

Helton Family Medicine is a Board certified, full service family practice doctor’s office serving patients in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. We serve patients of all ages and proudly provide the best care from newborns to geriatrics. We serve our patients in the office and the hospital. Our philosophy is to put our patient’s health first. Our primary care physician, Dr. Helton, is accompanied by Murfreesboro, TN’s most competent, knowledgeable healthcare providers,  nurse practitioners and nurses, all willing to meet your family’s medical needs.

Meet Our Primary Care Physicians

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Dr. Thomas Helton

Tennessee native and Dartmouth University graduate, has been providing quality medical care to patients in Murfreesboro of Middle Tennessee for over 18 years.

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Dr. Chris Housden

Dr. Chris Housden, born in Franklin,TN joins the Helton Family Medicine team fresh out of residency. Having lived his life growing and working in Murfreesboro , Dr. Housden is ready to continue to serve his local community through high quality medical care, attention to detail, and empathy for each patient that walks through our door.

Our Patient Testimonials

Debbie R.

I have been seeing Dr. Helton for 16 years you could not ask for a better doctor.My husband started seeing him first and diagnosed him ,with something 10 other doctors couldn’t find, what was was wrong with him. My family and husband’s family all go to Dr. Helton over 8 of us.

Lora A.

I have been a patient at this medical office since 1990…All of the doctors here are caring and take a lot of time with you. The physician assistant’s are excellent, nurses, and office staff very thorough. I am pleased with my 25 years here and appreciate how my health is important to them.

non-emergency medical issues we treat

treatment for your family

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Kids 3-11



Ages 19-64

  • Mammograms
  • Ultrasounds
  • Cosmetic Procedures
Family Doctor for Seniors Murfreesboro


Seniors 65+

Congratulations Dr. Helton for being designated as the President of the Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians.

"I am humbled and honored to be inducted tonight as President of the Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians for the next year. I have so many people to thank for this opportunity. My prayer is that I can lead our state chapter to improve the lives of our patients. Thank you all for your support and prayers."

Dr. Thomas Helton

Congratulations Dr. Helton!