About Us

Tim Bell PhotoTimothy E. Bell, D.O.
Dr. Bell is the founding physician of Kingston Health Associates.

Dr. Bell received his Doctorate from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford Maine in June of 1999. He did a “Family Practice Internship and Residency program at the Northside Hospital and Heart Institute in St. Petersburg, Florida from July 1999 to June 2002. He became Board Certified in Family Practice Medicine and OMT (Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy) first in November 2002 and recertified in November 2010.

  • Member of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
  • Board Member of the Tennessee Osteopathic Medical Association (TOMA)
  • Member of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP)
  • Board certified in Family medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Therapies by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians (AOBFP).

Elaine HowardJ. Elaine Howard, FNP
Elaine joined Kingston Health Associates in 2011.

Elaine is married with 1 son and 2 grandchildren. She has been in Healthcare for more than 40 years, having worked as a Registered Nurse for 30+ years prior to returning to school for Family Nurse Practitioner. She graduated from the University of South Alabama with a Masters in Nursing and then got a Post-Graduate Certificate as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Albany State University in Albany, Georgia. She lives with her husband, Randall, in Cumberland County



Angel Bennett, Claire Smith, and Stephanie Key
Medical Assistants

Valerie Henry, LPN
Licensed Practical Nurse

Nita Dowker
Office Manager

Diane Hyde