Jackson Office

1502 West 3rd Street
Jackson, GA 30233
Phone: 678-774-0430
Business Fax: 770-775-3410

Office Hours

Now accepting “New Self Pay Patients”

Monday – Thursday 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
(same day appointments until 6:00pm)
Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
(same day appointments until 4:00pm)
Saturday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm (by appointment only)
Sunday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm  (by appointment only)


Exit 205 off of I-75 Jackson/Griffin exit. Go towards Jackson on GA-16. Continue 7.2 miles and the office is on the left on GA-16. If coming GA-42 from Mcdonough continue down GA-42 until you come into GA-16 in Jackson. Take a right on GA-16 and the office is on the right past Ingles.

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Meet our Staff

Julian (“Jay”) K. McLendon, Jr., M.D., was raised in the small town of Bremen, Georgia. Dr. McLendon completed his undergraduate studies at West Georgia College and received his M.D. degree from Mercer University, Macon, in 1991. Dr. McLendon completed his residency at East Tennessee State University’s Bristol Regional Medical Center. Dr. McLendon joined Eagle’s Landing Family Practice in August of 1996. Dr. McLendon is a Diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice.

Jennifer Thompson, APRN, FNP-C, received her undergraduate degree from Georgia Southern University in 1995. After receiving her Bachelor of Science degree from Georgia Baptist College of Nursing in 1998, Mrs. Thompson earned her Master’s of Science degree from Kennesaw State University in 2007. Jennifer is Board Certified by American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She now resides in Flovilla with her family.

Cindy Richardson, APRN, FNP-C, has over 23 years experience in the nursing field and became a Registered Nurse in 1987. Mrs. Richardson loved the nursing field so much she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from North Georgia College in 1990. Cindy remained at North Georgia College and earned her Master’s of Science degree in 2008. She is Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program. She now resides in Jackson with her husband.

Kayla Merritt, FNP CKayla Merrit, FNP-C, received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing in 2010 from the Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville, GA.  She worked in the hospital setting as a Registered Nurse for 4 years.  Kayla graduated with her Master of Science Degree in Nursing in 2014 from Ohio University, and she is board-certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program.  Kayla grew up in Jackson, and she now resides in McDonough with her family.