ABOUT DR. BLAKEBURN
Dr. Blakeburn completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Oklahoma in 1984. He then graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in 1987. In 1990, he completed a Family Practice Residency while on active duty at Carswell Air Force Base in Ft. Worth, TX. Upon completion of his residency and serving as Chief Resident, he achieved Board Certification in Family Medicine. From 1990 to 1993, Dr. Blakeburn was an active duty physician at Vance Air Force Base in Enid, OK and an ER physician at Bass Baptist Hospital. During this time, he received the Meritorious Service Medal and attained the rank of Major.
In 1993 he opened his private practice in Enid where he was president and one of the founders of the Enid Clinic. In 2001 he moved to Clinton, OK where he worked as the first full time ER physician at Integris Clinton Regional Hospital, he was also appointed as Medical Director of the Jim Thorpe Rehabilitation Unit. He was chosen by the Oklahoma Foundation of Medical Quality to be one of six physicians in the state to be Champions of Quality. He continues to be the director of the Jim Thorpe Rehabilitation Unit, ER Director, Department of Medicine chairman, and past Chief of Staff of the Integris Clinton Regional Hospital.
Dr. Blakeburn is married to the former Kristin King of Clinton. Together they are very proud of their triplet boys, Christopher, Jason, and Matthew, and their daughter, Chelsea.
Dr. Blakeburn actively supports his community. He was the Scoutmaster of local Boy Scout Troop 361 and is an Eagle Scout. He is an ardent supporter and participant in the Western Oklahoma Ballet Theatre and Southwest Playhouse. He is currently the Lay Leader at the First United Methodist Church and has been known to fill the pulpit on occasion. He is a board member and participating physician in the Clinton Free Medical Clinic. He is a long time board member of Vine Life Ministries in Oklahoma City.
For 20 years Dr. Blakeburn has been practicing Primary Care Family Medicine in Western Oklahoma, while establishing a reputation as one of the top Family Medicine Specialists in the area.
His areas of interest and expertise include all facets of adult and pediatric medicine including wellness, heart disease, hypertension, cholesterol management, allergies, and diabetes. As many of his patients are aware, he is proficient in integrative medicine and has incorporated this into his everyday practice. Dr. Blakeburn also offers cosmetic treatments (i.e. Botox, Juvederm, pulse light therapy) through Blakeburn Family Practice, as well as weight loss programs, diabetic education, allergy and immunotherapy, and anti-aging medicine. Dr. Blakeburn is dedicated to caring for the whole person and building relationships with his patients.
Today Dr. Blakeburn works as a primary care physician at Blakeburn Family Practice. He founded the practice in Clinton, Oklahoma in 2007, specializing in family and holistic medicine.