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About Us

Welcome to Morristown Family Medicine! Learn about our office.

Morristown Family Medicine provides complete care for your family – from chronic health conditions to acute illnesses. Our team includes certified family nurse practitioner Emily Matheson, MSN, FNP-BC, who is led by board-certified family medicine physician Nicole Shields, MD, FAAFP. For a full list of services and conditions we treat, click here. Thank you for learning more about our office. 

Morristown Family Medicine serves as a clinical rotation site for student physicians as part of the health system’s partnership with DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine at Lincoln Memorial University. Students have the opportunity to access and evaluate patients under the medical oversight of our providers.

Our Pledge to Our Patients

Our patients deserve excellent medical care. That’s why we pledge to put our patients first every day and strive for excellence in everything we do.

About Covenant Health

Morristown Family Medicine is a proud member of Covenant Health, the region’s top performing health care network. Our mission is to improve the health of the communities we serve. That is why our more than 10,000 employees, physicians, and volunteers are unified by one covenant:

To put our patients first every day, to strive for excellence in everything we do, and to make Covenant Health the first and best choice in our region.

This is how we care for more than two million patients and families every year, and one reason why Covenant Health is the only health system in East Tennessee to be named five times by Forbes as a Best Employer. Visit our website at to learn more.

Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System

Our office is affiliated with Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System (MHHS), a member of Covenant Health. Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System has served Hamblen County for more than a century. The medical center has six centers of excellence and the latest medical technology. MHHS is the only hospital in our area offering round-the-clock emergency surgical services, cancer care, cardiology, and women’s services.

908 West Fourth North Street
Morristown, TN 37814
(423) 492-9000