Charles Drew Community Health Center

221 North Graham-Hopedale Road
Burlington, NC 27217 (Get Directions)

Main………….(336) 570-3739
Pharmacy….(336) 532-0414
Fax…………….(336) 570-1215
After Hours…888-267-3675

 

Medical Office Hours
Mon                 8am – 5pm
Tue – Wed        8am – 8pm
Thu                  8am – 5pm
Fri                    8am – 1pm
Sat                   8am – 1pm

Pharmacy Hours
Mon                8:30am – 5pm
Tue – Wed       8:30am – 8pm
Thu                 8:30am – 5pm
Fri                   8:30am – 1pm

Services Offered Here

  • Child, Teen, Adult and Senior Healthcare
  • Women’s Health, Wellness, Prenatal Care and Family Planning
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy/Counseling
  • Physical Exams (school, employment, sports, nursing home, etc.)
  • Chronic Illness
  • Minor Trauma
  • Immunizations
  • Flu Shots
  • Laboratory Services On-Site
  • Integrated Behavioral Health Care
  • Medical Staff On-Call 24 Hours a Day
  • On-Site Pharmacy
  • Medication Counseling
  • Medicare/Medicaid Accepted
  • Low-Cost Prescriptions
  • We Participate in Most Medicare Part D Plans in NC
  • BCBS State Employees, NC Health Choice and Most Private Insurance Plans
  • Care Management
  • Social Work
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Community Referrals
  • Short-Term Counseling
  • Patient and Family Education
  • Substance Abuse Referrals
  • Call for an appointment to have an one-on-one visit with a Registered Dietitian, Nutritionist. These visits focus on making long term changes with eating and physical activity habits. Appointments range from management of chronic issues (diabetes, hypertension, weight) to allergies, preparation for bariatric surgery to general overall health and wellness (how to help your children eat healthier.)
  • Appointments are offered at Prospect Hill, Scott, Burlington and Charles Drew locations. A Piedmont Health patient is welcome at any location

Our Healthcare Team

Sallie Johnson Patel, MD

Sallie Johnson Patel, MD

Family Medicine

Lead Provider

Medical School:
John Hopkins
School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD – 1996

Residency:
University of North Carolina
Hospital Family Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC – 1999

Appointment:
Adjunct Assistant Professor
University of North Carolina
Family Medicine Department
Chapel Hill, NC – 2016

Abby Bender, MD

Abby Bender, MD

Family Medicine

Medical School:
University of Cincinnati
College of Medicine
Cincinnati, Ohio – 2007

Residency(s):
Christ Hospital
University of Cincinnati
College of Medicine – 2010
Family Medicine Residency

Kosair Children’s Hospital
Louisville, KY – 2007
Pediatric Residency

Harriett Burns, MD

Harriett Burns, MD

Pediatrician/Internal Medicine

Medical School:
Duke University
Durham NC, 2004

Residency:
University of North Carolina
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Chapel Hill NC, 2008

Graduate Degree(s):
University of North Carolina
MPH in Epidemiology
Chapel Hill, NC, 2002

Ngwe Aycock, MD

Ngwe Aycock, MD

Family Medicine

Medical School:
Georgetown University
School of Medicine
Washington, DC – 2010

Residency:
UNC Chapel Hill
Family Medicine – 2013

Appointment:
Adjunct Assistant Professor
University of North Carolina
Family Medicine Department
Chapel Hill, NC – 2016

Caroline Smith, MD

Caroline Smith, MD

Pediatrician

Medical School:
University of Arkansas
Little Rock, AK – 2000

Residency:
Duke University
Hospital Pediatrics
Durham, NC – 2003

Appointment:
Adjunct Assistant Professor
University of North Carolina
Family Medicine Department
Chapel Hill, NC – 2016

Laura Blanchard, MD, MSPH

Laura Blanchard, MD, MSPH

Pediatrician

Medical School:
University of North Carolina
School of Medicine,
Chapel Hill, NC 2004

Residency:
Pediatrics
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 2007

Tom Wroth, MD

Tom Wroth, MD

Family Medicine

Medical School:
Columbia University
New York, NY – 1995

Residency:
University of North Carolina
Hospital Family Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC – 1998

Jessica Rubio

Jessica Rubio

Nurse Practitioner

Graduate School:
University of California
San Francisco, CA – 2009

Sarah Chambers, MSW, LCSW-A

Sarah Chambers, MSW, LCSW-A

Behavioral Health Consultant

Graduate Degree:
Master of Social Work
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill NC – 2016

Tessa Sifferman, PA

Tessa Sifferman, PA

Physician Assistant

Graduate School:
Duke University
Durham, NC – 2016

Our Leadership Team

Amy Brown

Amy Brown

Site Director

Samatha Smith

Samatha Smith

Center Manager

Jamie Rose

Jamie Rose

Nurse Manager

Natalie Orlando

Natalie Orlando

Pharmacy Manager

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