Laymance joins Roane County Family Practice

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Dr. Jonathan Ben Laymance of Wartburg has joined Roane County Family Practice of Harriman.

He began on Sept. 1 and is now accepting new patients in offices in Physicians Plaza of Roane County at 1822 Tanner Way, Midtown.

Call 376-6272 for details.

Laymance is board certified in family medicine. He was a 2010 graduate of Meharry Medical College, Nashville.

He was among eight physicians completing a three-year family medicine residency program in June through the University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine at UT Medical Center, Knoxville.

Laymance served as chief resident and was awarded the Joseph B. Moon, M.D. Family Medicine Residency Award, which is given “in recognition of demonstrated knowledge, patience and wisdom, exemplary traits of a family physician.”

After graduating from Wartburg Central High School, Laymance completed his undergraduate education at Roane State Community College and Tennessee Technological University.

He is the son of David and Cheryl Laymance, brother of Jesse and Haley Laymance, uncle of Olivia and Jaxson Laymance, and grandson of Jeanette Howard, all of Wartburg.

He is also the grandson of the late Donald and Ollie Howard and John Russell and Charlene Laymance.

Laymance continues to be an active member of Liberty Baptist Church, Wartburg.

He enjoys medical missions and served in Costa Rica and Ghana during his residency training.