Jennie Stuart Health Welcomes New Family Health Physicians

  • 10/5/2023
  • by Jennie Stuart Health

Dr. Mackenzie Denton and Dr. Shea Godwin join Jennie Stuart Family Health

 For Immediate Release – October 5, 2023

 (Hopkinsville, KY) – Jennie Stuart Health is pleased to welcome two physicians to Jennie Stuart Family Health. Dr. Mackenzie Denton and Dr. Shea Godwin join the roster of experienced providers at Jennie Stuart Family Health and are now accepting new patients.

 Dr. Mackenzie Denton is a Hopkinsville native returning to begin practice as a family medicine physician. A graduate of Hopkinsville High School, Dr. Denton continued to Western Kentucky University followed by University of Pikeville for her medical education. She completed her residency at Deaconess Family Medicine in Evansville, Indiana. She is passionate about health promotion and preventive care within the pediatric, adult, and geriatric population. Dr. Denton will serve patients from the Jennie Stuart Family Health location at 105 Keeton Drive in Hopkinsville. Appointments can be made with Dr. Denton by calling 270-887-6565.

Dr. Shea Godwin is a board-certified family medicine physician with over 15 years of experience. Dr. Godwin is a graduate with distinction from University of Kentucky College of Medicine and completed her residency training in Family Medicine at Trover Foundation in Madisonville, Kentucky. Since COVID she has been working full-time in emergency medicine to help with the COVID response. Dr. Godwin will see new patients at Jennie Stuart Health’s new 227 Burley Avenue Family Health location in Hopkinsville. Appointments can be made with Dr. Godwin by calling 270-887-6565.

"We are thrilled to welcome these two fantastic providers to Jennie Stuart Health," says Jennie Stuart Health CEO Eric Lee. "With the addition of Dr. Denton, we’re adding capacity for patients at our Keeton Drive Family Health location; with the addition of Dr. Godwin, we’re establishing a new convenient location for care for more patients. Jennie Stuart Health is committed to excellence in service, and we’re certainly adding to that experience with the addition of Dr. Godwin and Dr. Denton."

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About Jennie Stuart Health

Jennie Stuart Health has been serving the patients of South Western Kentucky and north central Tennessee for over 100 years at their acute-care hospital and outpatient ancillary service locations. Jennie Stuart Health is committed to excellence in service, existing to promote, to preserve, and to accommodate the growing healthcare needs of the community. Visit to learn more.