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GFHS Providers

Richard Ankrah, FNP-C

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Graduate Degree:
Winston-Salem State University – Winston-Salem, NC

Reese Barnett, LPC

Graduate Degree:
Capella University – Minneapolis, MN

Arvetta Batts, LCSW, LCAS-A

Graduate Degree:
St. Louis University – St. Louis, Missouri

Amanda Beasley, ANP-BC

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

Ralph Bentley, MD

Medical Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill
Residency:
Duke University, Durham, NC

Jean Benton, FNP-C

Caring for patients through the Workplace Wellness Program

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

Shannon Blumhardt, DC

Graduate Degree:
Northwestern College of Chiropractic – Bloomington, MN

Paulina Boohene, MD

Provider at:

Medical Degree:
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
Pediatric Residency:
Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, New York, NY
Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship:
Golisano Children’s Hospital, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Board Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics

Victoria Brown, LPC-A

Graduate Degree:

Lenoir-Rhyne University, Hickory, NC

Sharon Bryan, CPNP-PC

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

Joy Buford, LCSWA

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
Johnson C. Smith University – Charlotte, NC

Jill Bumgardner, LCSW

Graduate Degree:
Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC

Graduate Degree:
Marywood College, Scranton, PA

Janee Carter, DNP, FNP-BC

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
Medical University of South Carolina – Charleston, SC

Graduate Degree:
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Alicia Coleman, LCSW

Graduate Degree:
Appalachian State University – Boone, NC

Dental Degree:
University of Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh, PA
Pediatric Dental Residency:
NYU Hospital Centers – Holyoke, MA
Board Certification:
American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Sarah Dergins, LCSWA

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, NC

William Donigan, DDS, MPH

Dental Degree: 
University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

Cassandra Duren, FNP-BC

Caring for patients through the
Workplace Wellness Program

Graduate Degree:
Graceland University of Missouri – Independence, MO

Danielle Eades, PA-C

Medical Degree:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Philadelphia, PA

Jeffrey Ellison, PhD

Medical Degree:
East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
Pre-Doctoral Internship:
Stone Mountain Health Services, Pennington Gap, VA

Frank Everhart, PA-C

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC

Michael Feathers, DMD

Dental Degree:
University of Louisville – Louisville, KY

Jeidy Fernandez, LCSW

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
University of Pennsylvania – Philadelphia, PA

Brandy Fleurismond, FNP-BC

Graduate Degree:
Loyola University Chicago – Chicago, IL

Robert Forinash, MD

Medical Degree:
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC
Transitional Internship:

Greenville Hospital System, Greenville, SC

Brittany Fryer, LCSW

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
Appalachian State University-Boone, NC

Casey Gilbert, FNP-C

Graduate Degree:
George Washington University, Washington, DC

Aregai Girmay, MD

Provider at:

Medical Degree:
University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Champaign, IL
Family Medicine Residency:

St. Joseph Medical Center, Yonkers, NY
Board Certification:
American Board of Family Medicine

Melissa Golden, LCSW

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

Marshall Gravely, LCSW

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Kathleen Harknett, MD

Medical Degree: 
Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC
Pediatric Residency: 
Levine Children’s Hospital, Charlotte, NC
Board Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics

Monica Hart, LCSWA

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

Thuy Thi Huong Ho, PA-C

Graduate Degree:
Union College, Lincoln, NE

 

Janelle Hoover, LCSW

Graduate Degree:
Winthrop University – Rock Hill, SC

Kimberly Howe, MD

Medical Degree:
American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine – St. Maarten, NV
Residency:
New Hanover Medical Center – Wilmington, NC
Board Certification:
American Academy of Family Medicine

Jennifer Hunter-Riley, DDS

Dental Degree:
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Kylie Hutchinson, LPC-A

Graduate Degree:
Lenoir-Rhyne University – Hickory, NC

Rechelle Jackson, DDS

Dental Degree:
Meharry Medical College – Nashville, TN

Jenna Jacob, LCSWA

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

Shana James-Nzambele, MD

Medical Degree: 
Howard University, Washington, DC
Family Medicine Residency: 

Duke/SR-AHEC, Fayetteville, NC
Board Certification:
American Board of Family Medicine

Zakery James, DMD

Dental Degree:
Medical University of South Carolina – Charleston, SC

General Practice Dental Residency:
Harvard School of Dental Medicine/Cambridge Health Alliance – Boston, MA

Janine Jolly, PMHNP

Graduate Degree:
University of South Alabama – Mobile, AL

William Litaker Jr, DDS

Dental Degree:
University of North Carolina School of Dentistry – Chapel Hill, NC

Tristan Lunde, PA-C

Graduate Degree:
Duke University, Durham, NC

Deyon McCalla, DMD

Dental Degree:
Temple University School of Dentistry, Philadelphia, PA
General Practice Dental Residency:
Mountain Area Health Education Center, Asheville, NC

Tenesa McCaskill-Gainey, FNP-C

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Chapel Hill, NC

Sarah McLamb, LCSW-A

Provider at:

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

Douglas Meardon, MD

Medical Degree:  George Washington University
Residency: Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine

Llewellyn Mensah, MD

Provider at:

Medical Degree:
University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana
Family Medicine Residency:
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Alexandria, LA
Board Certification:
American Board of Family Medicine

Andrew Miller, LPC-A

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

Kasie Morgan, LPC

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Chapel Hill, NC

Jackson Mullins, DNP, FNP-C

Graduate Degree:
Frontier Nursing University – Hyden, KY

Graduate Degree:
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Heather Newman, DDS

Dental Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Chapel Hill, NC

Shirley Ocloo, MD

Medical Degree:
Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA 
Residency:

Duke/FAHEC, Fayetteville, NC

Kaitlin Padgett, LCSW

Graduate Degree:
Winthrop University – Rockhill, SC

Carly Patterson, LCSWA

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

Cayla Price, LPC

Graduate Degree:
Appalachian State University – Boone, NC

Karen Elizabeth Rey, FNP-BC

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
Simmons College, Boston, MA

Eugene Reynolds, MD

Provider at:

Medical Degree:
Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN
Family Medicine Residency:
Duke/FAHEC, Fayetteville, NC
Board Certification:
American Board of Family Medicine

Eureka Rigby, PA-C

Graduate Degree:
Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA

David Robison, FNP-BC

Graduate Degree:
Widener University – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Ashley Rogers, FNP-C

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

Elyssa Rosenberg, LCSW

Graduate Degree:
New York University – New York, NY

Carrie Ross, LCSW

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Chapel Hill, NC

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Jaymie Rowe, LMFT, LCAS, CCS

Graduate Degree:
Pfieffer University – Misenheimer, NC

Hannah Sanii, LCSW

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Lorraine Saporito, LMFT

Graduate Degree:
Appalachian State University – Boone, NC

Graduate Degree:
University of South Carolina,  Columbia, SC

Cordell Scott, DMD

Dental Degree:  
Medical University of South Carolina,  Charleston SC

Jessica Shamberger, DMD

Dental Degree:
East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine – Greenville, NC

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

Jessica Simon, DDS

Dental Degree:
Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, OH
Pediatric Dental Residency:
Steven & Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY, New York City, NY

Meryl Snow, DO

Provider at:

Medical Degree:
Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Blacksburg, VA
Family Medicine Residency:
Riverside Family Medicine, Newport News, VA
Board Certification:
American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians

 

Tameko Sowell, DDS

Dental Degree:
New York University, New York
General Practice Dental Residency:
Bay Pines VA Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

Benjamin Stacy, DO

Medical Degree:
Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Blacksburg, VA
Family Medicine Residency:
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics  Iowa City, IA 
Psychiatry Residency 
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics  Iowa City, IA
Board Certification:
American Board of Family Medicine
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Board Eligible)

 

Van J. Stitt Jr., MD

Medical Degree: 
University of North Carolina, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Family Medicine Residency:
Charlotte Memorial Hospital, Charlotte, NC

Brittany Stofford, DMD

Dental Degree:
East Carolina School of Dental Medicine – Greenville, NC

Michelle Sullivan, LMFT, LCAS-A

Graduate Degree:
Appalachian Sate University

Brandie Terifaj, LCSW

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

 

Claudia Turkson-Ocran, DNP, CPNP-PC

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI
Board Certification:
Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Sylvia Vang, LCSW

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

Graduate Degree:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Chapel Hill, NC

Kelsey Wayne, LCSWA

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

Kierstin Webb, FNP-C

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
Gardner–Webb University – Boiling Springs, NC

Jaimie Whyte, DDS

Dental Degree:
University of North Carolina School of Dentistry – Chapel Hill, NC

Kia Wiggins, LCSW

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
University of Cincinnati – Cincinnati, OH

Cynthia Witt, MD

Medical School:
Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC
Family Medicine Residency:
MidMichigan Regional Medical Center, Midland, MI
Board Certification:
American Board of Family Medicine

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

Alyssa Works, DDS

Dental Degree:
UNC Chapel Hill School of Dentistry

Martine Wurst, PA-C

Provider at:

Graduate Degree:
Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC

Sara Yang, LCSWA

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

Christina Zanakis, MD

Medical Degree:
University of Miami, Miami, FL
Pediatric Residency:
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami FL
Board Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics

Kelly Zukaitis, DDS

Dental Degree:
University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, Oklahoma City, OK
General Dental Residency:
Children’s Hospital of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK
Pediatric Dental Residency:
Children’s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO
Board Certification:
American Board of Pediatric Dentistry