Wolfenden Family Pharmacies
Hometown pharmacies with hometown values.
Family owned and operated, Wolfenden Family Pharmacies are committed to offering professional and courteous service at a competitive market price, while fostering personal relationships and open communication between pharmacists and patients.
All major insurance is accepted at all of our locations.
Crawford's Pharmacy opened its doors in 1977, and was purchased by Mr. Wolfenden in July of 1997
In Novemeber of 2000, Mr. Wolfenden fulfilled his dream of owning a pharmacy in his hometown by opening Madison Avenue Pharmacy. To date, Madison Avenue Pharmacy is still the only locally and family owned pharmacy in Athens, where we still enjoy a strong community presence.
In May 2011, Wolfenden Family Pharmacies expanded again by acquiring Stan’s Compounding Pharmacy in Dayton, Tn. Stan’s Pharmacy has been a Dayton Tradition since 1975, and we strive to continue the personalized, family-based service.
In June 2013, Pharmacy Home Care of East Tennessee (PHC) was launched in Cleveland, Tn. Recognizing the need for independent retail service in the long-term care communities, PHC strives for the best medication management available by using up-to-date, state-of-the-art technology. We currently are serving more than 10 communities and look forward to growth, as does the Wolfenden Family Pharmacies.
About the Owner
With his dad being a prominent dentist in Athens, Tn., Jeff Wolfenden was destined for a career in the healthcare field. Mr. Wolfenden earned his BS degree in Pharmacy from Samford University in Birmingham, Al. After starting his family and working for a large, successful, independent pharmacy in Vestavia, Al., for several years, Mr. Wolfenden decided it was time to come back to his roots near Athens, Tn., and moved to Cleveland, Tn., where he purchased Crawford’s Pharmacy in the summer of 1997.
Mr. Wolfenden has earned several certificates and credentials during his years in the pharmaceutical field, including but not limited to compounding from PCCA, immunizations from NCPA and COPD, and diabetes management from APhA. He is also a certified fitter for diabetic shoes.
Mr. Wolfenden also instructed the Introductory to Pharmacology for healthcare majors at Lee University.
“I feel God has blessed me and given me the opportunity to work with some of the best people in the Healthcare Industry and also have been able to impact lives through the practice of pharmacy,” says Mr. Wolfenden.
When not at work Mr. Wolfenden enjoys spending time with his family which includes his wife Lisa, two sons Blake and Chad their wives Jessica and Holly, two grandchildren Eli and Ellsa, and his one stepdaughter Jennifer, as well as 'Zeus' his Great Dane. Mr. Wolfenden also enjoys spending time on the lake, and is an avid boater.
Visit our three hometown locations:
Crawford’s Pharmacy2260 Chambliss Avenue, NW Cleveland, TN 37311
Madison Avenue Pharmacy1001 W Madison Avenue
Athens, TN 37303