Torrence Barry Nicholson, MD

Family Medicine | Coy, Alabama | National Medical Association (NMA)

Torrence “Barry” Nicholson is a native of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Dr. Barry’s college experience began at Virginia State University where he majored in Drafting. Following a transfer to Penn State University, Dr. Barry changed his focus to healthcare and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree, in Health Policy and Administration. The Nittany Lion Alum continued his academic pursuits by attending Central Connecticut State University where he completed a master’s degree in Biological Sciences. Between undergrad and graduate school, two years of service in the United States Peace Corps Ghana, West Africa proved to be a life-changing adventure. Dr. Barry went on to graduate from Tulane University School of Medicine with a Doctor of Medicine Degree.

When he is not providing healthcare Dr. Barry maintains a 200-acre family farm, purchased by his grandparents in Coy, Alabama. There he raises cows, goats, chickens, and produce. Two new additions to the farm that the family is excited about are yurts and a high tunnel hoop house. Dr. Barry is Board Certified in Family Medicine.