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Vidant Medical Group expands services in Edenton

August 19, 2014 posted by Beth Anne Atkins

Vidant Medical Group expands services in Edenton

GREENVILLE, N.C – Four providers are practicing with Vidant Medical Group in Edenton, bringing additional expertise in family medicine, neurology, internal medicine and obstetrics.

Dr. Robert Juer is practicing with Vidant Family Medicine-Edenton. He graduated from medical school at University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences in Memphis, Tennessee. He completed residency training at Naval Regional Medical Center and Naval Hospital, both in Charleston, South Carolina, and is board certified in family medicine.

“I am pleased to have the opportunity to work in this friendly community in such a beautiful setting and to do so in the company of the excellent providers and staff at Vidant Family Medicine-Edenton,” Dr. Juer said.

He joins two other physicians and a family nurse practitioner. The practice is located at 201 Virginia Road. To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 252-482-2116.

Karen Huey, a certified nurse midwife, has joined Vidant Medical Group’s two women’s care practices in Edenton, her hometown. She received her nursing degree from East Carolina University, followed by her master’s degree and advanced certification as a nurse midwife.

“I am honored to be able to practice in my hometown and serve the great people here,” Mrs. Huey said. “Edenton has a great team of providers and I’m thrilled to join them.” She has joined two physicians and a family nurse practitioner who staff the two women’s care practices.

Mrs. Huey’s areas of focus include maternity and breastfeeding support, gynecological care for adults and adolescents as well as family planning. She practices at the Vidant Women’s Care-Edenton offices at 309 N. Broad Street, where she may be reached at 252-482-7001, and 203 Earnhardt Drive, Suite A, at 252-482-2134. 

Dr. Ashley D. Kent has begun providing neurology services in Edenton. His clinic is offered at Vidant General Surgery-Edenton. He is a graduate of Chicago Medical School and completed residency training at Yale University School of Medicine and University of California-Irvine Medical Center. 

Dr. Kent is board certified in neurology and sleep disorders medicine and has extensive experience in neurology. His areas of focus include sleep medicine, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s. 

Dr. Kent has lived in Edenton for the past three years, where he has been involved in various community organizations. “I’m excited to offer my medical expertise to my hometown patients,” he said.

Vidant Neurology-Edenton is located at 203 Earnhardt Drive, Suite B. To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 252-482-5868.

In August, Dr. Jeremy E. Sexton has returned to his native North Carolina to practice with Vidant Internal Medicine-Edenton. He graduated from medical school at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, followed by training with Family Medicine Residency of Idaho. 

“My family and I are excited about living in Edenton and being closer to family, fresh seafood and practicing in a beautiful community,” Dr. Sexton said.

Dr. Sexton joins Dr. Roman Dobransky in the practice. Dr. Sexton’s areas of focus are digestive diseases, complementary medicine and sports medicine. Vidant Internal Medicine-Edenton is located at 105 Mark Drive. Schedule an appointment to see Dr. Sexton by calling 252-482-3047.

Vidant Medical Group is a multispecialty physician and provider group that is part of Vidant Health. Vidant Health is a network of interconnected physician practices, more than 12,000 employees, eight hospitals, home health and hospice programs and wellness facilities.

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