James Barnett, MD

Dr. Barnett joined the Heartland team in 2007. His roots and early medical practice were in Africa which nurtured an enjoyment of work with many cultures. He hopes to bring a ‘love our neighbors as ourselves’ focus to medical practice. In his personal time, he enjoys his family (wife and 3 grown children), friends, church life, photography, reading, and travel.


Medical School

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria



OSF Saint Francis Medical Center



Unity Point Methodist


Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine