Our Physicians


 
 
Troy Morris — Physicians in Southaven, MS
 

Troy Morris, M.D., F.A.A.F.P

CEO, DFMC Board of Directors, Lab Director
Board Certified, American Board of Family Medicine - Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians
 
Dr. Morris received his B.S. (magna cum laude) from Christian Brothers College. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine. Dr. Morris completed a Family Medicine Residency at St. Francis Hospital, University of Tennessee School of Medicine. Dr. Morris grew up Southaven and joined DFMC in 1993, making him the senior partner. He currently serves as CEO of DFMC. Dr. Morris lives in Olive Branch with his wife and two daughters.
 
 
Antronette Mckenzie — Physicians in Southaven, MS
 

Antronette McKenzie, M.D. DFMC Industrial Medicine Director

Dr. McKenzie specializes in Internal Medicine (adult general medicine). She received her B.A. degree in Psychology and Master of Science in Personnel Counseling from Miami University. Her Doctorate of Medicine was obtained from Wright State University. Prior to joining DFMC in 1995, she had a private practice for 2 years. Dr. McKenzie is the director of our Industrial Medicine department which provides medical services to many local businesses. She is active in her church and enjoys traveling and skiing.
 
 
 
 
Joseph Visconti — Physicians in Southaven, MS
 

Joseph Visconti, FNP, BSN, MSN, APRN, BC

Joseph Visconti is a graduate of Christian Brothers College and received his Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science in Nursing from The University of Tennessee. He has worked as a Family Nurse Practitioner with Desoto Family Medical Center since 1995.
 
 
 
 
Dixie Allen — Physicians in Southaven, MS
 

Dixie Allen, FNP-C, BSN, MSN

 
Dixie Allen began her nursing career in 1999 and has worked at the bedside, in private practice, in the perioperative setting, and most recently on the Vascular Access Team at LeBonheur Children's Hospital. She served 8 years in the Tennessee Air National Guard in Health Services Management. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Union University in Germantown, Tennessee and then earned her Master of Science degree at Walden University through distance learning in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She holds her national board certification with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). She is a Southaven native and currently resides in Hernando, Mississippi. Her passion is promoting optimal health, providing quality healthcare to her community and spending time with her husband, son and family.
 
 
Sheri James — Physicians in Southaven, MS
 

Sheri James, FNP, BSN, MSN

Sheri James is a Family Nurse Practitioner that received a Master's of Science in Nursing at AR State University. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Union University and a RN diploma from Baptist School of Nursing. Sheri is a Major in The Army Reserves and has served in The MS Army National Guard. She has two teenage children and is an active member at Desoto Hills Baptist Church where she sings in the choir.
 
 
 
Jessica Cotter — Family Nurse in Southaven, MS
 

Jessica Cotter

Jessica Cotter is a Family Nurse Practitioner that began her nursing career in 2010. She has worked as a bedside nurse in ICU Stepdown, the Post Anesthesia Care Unit, and Radiation Oncology. She received her Bachelor’s in Nursing at the University of Memphis and earned her Master's of Science in Nursing from Arkansas State University. She holds her national board certification with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She currently resides in Hernando and enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends.