Dr. Francesca Wilkins Joins Medical Staff at St. Bernards Clopton Clinic
Dr. Francesca A. Wilkins has joined the medical staff at St. Bernards Clopton Clinic as an endocrinologist.
She comes to St. Bernards after completing a two-year fellowship in endocrinology at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans.
Wilkins, who holds an M.D. degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine, completed a residency in internal medicine at The Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. She holds diplomat status in the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Her professional affiliations include the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the American Thyroid Association.
A native of Jonestown, Miss., she earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Tougaloo College in Tougaloo, Miss. She is a graduate of Coahoma Agricultural High School in Clarksdale, Miss.
Prior to moving to Jonesboro, Wilkins was a member of New Zion Baptist Church in New Orleans, where she was active in Sunday School, Bible study, Sunday morning worship and community outreach projects.
She is seeing patients with a variety of endocrine problems, including thyroid, pituitary and bone disorders and diabetes mellitus, at St. Bernards Clopton Clinic, 300 Carson. Patients wishing to make appointments may contact the clinic by calling 870-932-1198.
Wilkins is a member of St. Bernards Healthcare Associated Regional Providers (SHARP) and St. Bernards Medical Group.