Lakeview Clinical Research is committed to providing each patient with an exceptional level of care and attention. Owned and operated by 8 board-certified physicians, Lakeview Clinical Research offers 25+ services, now including clinical research. We strive to not only provide quality care for our patients, but pioneer new medicines and treatment options to change the future of medicine.

Our physicians provide excellent care outside of our clinic if hospitalization, nursing home care or hospice is required for our patients. In addition to our regular weekday hours, we provide a Saturday Acute Care Clinic open 8 am-1 pm.


William Alex Nixon, M.D.

 Dr. Nixon is a native of Huntsville, Alabama, and now resides in Guntersville, Alabama. He is board certified in Family Medicine. Dr. Nixon completed undergraduate studies at Mississippi State University, earned his MD from UAB, and then completed residency at Huntsville. He also served as Chief Resident during his residency. Dr. Nixon is currently the Medical Director of Barfield Nursing Home, on staff at Marshall Wound Care Center and the Principal Investigator for Avant Research. He has three sons, Aiden, Issac, and Hudson.

April Miller, NP

April received her ADN from Snead State, BSN from Jacksonville State University, and MSN from UAH. She has been practicing as a nurse since 2006 and as a Family Nurse Practitioner since 2015. Her experience includes cardiology, long term care, and family practice. She is married with twin boys and loves anything to do with sports and outdoors. April has been practicing at Lakeside Clinic for 11 years and in research for 4 years.



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Sleep Disorders

Wound Care