Dr. Lamkin, inherently interested in preventative medicine, chose to apply to Osteopathic Medical Schools that focused on whole-system medicine. After acceptance into Oklahoma State Medical School, highly ranked annually by U.S. News and World Report, Dr. Lamkin achieved a Doctorate in Osteopathic Medicine in 2002. Dr. Lamkin then completed a three-year residency in Family Medicine at St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City and thereafter became Board Certified.
Dr. Lamkin served as Medical Director of Family Medical Center in South Oklahoma City for eight years. In 2007, Dr. Lamkin began to pursue expanded studies in preventative medicine and hormone therapy. Further training at Cenegenics Medical Institute in Las Vegas, Nevada, led to his certification as an Age Management Medicine Physician. Ongoing studies in Functional Medicine, Exercise Physiology, Nutrition Science, and individual studies in areas including Telomere Assessments, Neurotransmitter Testing, Micronutrient Analysis, and many others which enable Dr. Lamkin to provide the most comprehensive care for his patients.