John Blakley, F.N.P.

John Blakley, Family Nurse Practitioner, joined our practice in April 2020. He is a native of Kingsport and is a huge Volunteers fan. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in July 1999 at the age of 18. Blakley served his country as a Hospital Corpsman, Navy Nurse Corps Officer, and as a Nurse Practitioner in multiple clinical areas as well as Iraq and Afghanistan on four separate occasions during his 21-year career.

He attended nursing school at Husson University in Bangor, Maine, graduating in 2010 and completed his master’s degree for Family Nurse Practitioner at South University in Savannah in 2018. He has served as an ER nurse for ten years—most recently as an ER Nurse Practitioner for the last two years. Blakley enjoys working with patients to help them achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle.