Atlanta, TX.

Ellington Memorial Clinic

1011 S. William ST. Atlanta, TX. 75551

Hours of Operation:

Family | Pediatrics | Dermatology | Behavioral Health

8:00 AM-5:00 PM Monday-Friday

8:00 AM-12:00 PM Saturday


Family Medicine | Pediatrics | Dermatology | Behavioral Health



Call for a full list of services

  • Diabetic screening and management

  • Blood pressure monitoring and control

  • Asthma and chronic lung

  • Allergies

  • Arthritis

  • Cholesterol

  • Well Woman Exams

  • Adult Immunizations

  • Affordable prescription programs

  • Infant, Child and Teen

  • Immunizations

  • Well child checks

  • Texas Health Steps

  • Physicals

  • Sports physicals

  • Vision and hearing screenings


Laboratory Services

  • Drawing Blood for lab tests

  • Urinalysis

  • Urine Pregnancy

  • Hemoglobin

  • Glucose

  • RSV

  • Strep A

  • Influenza

  • Hemmoccult

  • PT/INR


Genesis PrimeCare provides equal access to all patients regardless of source of payment. 


  • Public Health Insurance (Medicare, Medicaid, Family Health & Child Health Plus, and others)

  • Most private health Insurance and managed care plans

  • Cash, Check, Credit or Debit Card

  • Discounted/Sliding Fee Scale discounts are based on income and family size. 

 Genesis PrimeCare agrees not to discriminate in the provision of services to an individual because the individual is unable to pay, because payment for those services would be made under Medicare, Medicaid or CHIP, or based upon the individual's race , color, sex, national origin, disability, religion, age, sexual; orientation, or gender identity.  


J. Dan Nichols, MD

Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN

1968 - Residency at John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, TX. 

1968 -1970  Air Force.

1963 - Undergraduate Degree in Biology University of Texas 1963 

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Matthew Hogan, MD

Diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine 

1991 - Residency in Family Medicine University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

1988 - Doctor of Medicine Southwestern Medical School Dallas

1984 - Undergraduate degree from Baylor in Biology 


Christian Ferrer, MD

2020 - Residency - UT Health Science Center Tyler Rural Program - 2020

2012 - Ross University, Miramar FL, (MD)

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Antoinette Riley, DNP


Certified in Family Practice and Dermatology

Doctor of Nursing Practice

2005 - Masters of Science in Nursing UAMS

2003 - Bachelors of Science in Nursing  UAMS

1994 - Vocational Nursing Certificate Texarkana College 
1996 - Associates Degree of Nursing Texarkana College


Sherrie Fitts, FNP PNP

1995 - Certified in Family Practice and Pediatrics

1995 - Masters Degree in Nursing Northwestern State University  

1989 - Bachelors of Nursing Degree University of Texas Arlington   

1975 - Associates Degree in Nursing Texarkana College 


Nita Little, FNP-C

1996 - Family Nurse Practitioner - American Nurses Credentialing Center 

1996 - Masters of Science Nursing - Northwestern State University Natchitoches , LA 

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Rae Hammonds, APRN, FNP-C

Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

2020 - Master of Science in Nursing - University of Texas at Arlington

1998 - Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Henderson State University 


Lloyd M. Fruge, MD

1986 -  Diplomate of the  American Board of Family Medicine

1986 - Internship & Residency -Family Practice at John Peter Smith Hospital Fort Worth, TX.

1983 - Doctor of Medicine - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, TX. 

1979 - Undergraduate Degree in Biology Texas Tech University 

Richard Hozdic, MD

Diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine

1997 - Residency in Family Medicine at John Peter Smith Hospital, fort Worth, TX.

1994 - Doctor of Medicine University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX. 

1990 - Undergraduate degree in Biology from Midwestern State University 


Edward O'Kelley, MD

Diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice

1985 - American Board of Family Practice 

1985 - Internship/Residency Family Practice John Peter Smith Hospital 

1982 - University of Texas San Antonio Medical Sciences 


Sunnie Hooten, FNP

Certified in Pediatrics and Family Practice

2010 - Masters Degree in Family Practice 

2002 - Masters Degree in Pediatrics 

1998 - Bachelors Degree 

1993 - Associates Degree of Nursing


Melanie Stone, FNP-C

Certified in Family Practice

2017 -  Masters of Science in Nursing- University of Texas-Tyler

2015 -  Bachelors of Science in Nursing- Texas A&M Texarkana

1998 -  Associates Degree in Nursing- Texarkana College

1994 -  Vocational Nursing-Texarkana College

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Kelli Thompson, APRN, FNP-C

Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

2020- Master of Science in Nursing - University of Texas at Arlington

2017 - Bachelor of Science in Nursing - University of Texas at Arlington

2008 - National Alliance of Wound Care

2003 - Associates Degree in Nursing - Texarkana College