Caring For Our Community

Highland Health Center

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Street Address:
609 N. Highland St
Gastonia, NC 28052
Appointments: 704-874-3316
Phone: 704-772-4700
Fax: 704-833-1553
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
(2nd Wednesday of every month)
8:00am - 8:00pm



  • Primary care (well and sick care, chronic disease management) for children, adults and seniors
  • Pharmacy and medication assistance
  • Behavioral health services are provided at this location. Our licensed providers work closely with the primary care staff to provide exceptional care. Click here to view listing of behavioral health providers. Providers

Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:30am – 4:30pm
(Closed 12:30 – 1:00pm)

Highland Health Center - Provider

Tinka Barnes, MD

Medical Degree:
University of Kansas Medical School. Kansas City, KS
Family Medicine Residency:
Louisiana State University, Kenner Regional Medical Center, Kenner, LA
University of Kansas Medical School, Kansas City, KS
Board Certification:
American Board of Family Medicine

Jill Bumgardner, LCSWA

Graduate Degree:
Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC

Susanna Shepard, FNP-C

Graduate Degree:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

Amy Shortridge, FNP-C

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC