“Knowledge, wisdom, and skill all matter; but the vital parts of the healer’s art are listening ears and a feeling heart.”

Board Certification

  • Family Medicine



The Medical Center Inc.
Family Practice
Columbus, GA

Medical School

University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Mobile, AL

Undergraduate School

University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Mobile, AL

Professional Association

American Academy of Family Physicians

Personal Interests

Family and church responsibilities fill most of the hours away from the office, but strategy games like chess and painting are cherished hobbies.


With training in Family Medicine with extensive experience in both emergency and hospital medicine, Dr. Clifton brings a breadth of knowledge to every patient encounter.