FirstHealth Cardiology/Pinehurst Medical Clinic welcomes new provider to Sanford – THE RANT

Lesley Pritchard, courtesy of FirstHealth of the Carolinas

FirstHealth Cardiology – Pinehurst Medical Clinic is pleased to welcome Lesley Pritchard, MPAS, PA-C, to its cardiology team at Sanford. Pritchard joins Drs. Mahmoud Aiteh, Michael Gillespie and Lukas Jantac.

Pritchard holds a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Gardner-Webb University and a Bachelor of Science in Emergency Medical Care from Western Carolina University. She has nearly 10 years of experience in the medical field, which allowed her to work as a paramedic and medical assistant in a cardiovascular center. These two positions prepared her to seamlessly step into her new role at Pinehurst Medical Clinic.

As a Physician Assistant, Pritchard enjoys the opportunity to help patients by treating and preventing various illnesses using her care philosophy of providing compassionate care while using evidence-based medicine to improve overall well-being. of his patients.

Pinehurst Medical Clinic’s strong commitment to its patients is why Pritchard chose to join its cardiology team.

“I joined Pinehurst Medical Clinic because of its reputation for providing the highest level of patient care across a variety of specialties,” Pritchard said.

The department is made up of more than 15 providers committed to improving the heart health of Sandhills communities. They specialize in a wide range of comprehensive care and treat over 20,000 patients a year.

Born and raised in Michigan, Pritchard soon made North Carolina his home after attending college there. She currently resides in Pinehurst with her husband and seven-month-old daughter. Outside of patient care, Pritchard enjoys spending time with his family, going to the beach, horseback riding and skiing.

Pritchard is accepting new patients at Pinehurst – Sanford Cardiology Medical Clinic, 110 Fields Drive, Sanford. To make an appointment, please call (919) 777-9005.