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MEMA Physician Assistant Receives Award

MEMA (Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates) proudly announces that Molly Lowry, PA-C, a dedicated Physician Assistant in the Pediatric Emergency Department, has been awarded the "Outstanding Advanced Practice Provider" during the 2023 Emergency Room Nurses Week. ...

MEMA Physician Receives Award

Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates (MEMA) is delighted to announce that Dr. David Rentz, MD, MPH, Medical Director at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center, received the Magnum Opus Award for the 3rd Quarter. “Magnum Opus" is a Latin term that translates to...

MEMA Physician Assistant Spotlight: Jason Levi Menda, PA-C

Please tell us which program you chose for your Physician Assistant studies? Why did this program make the top of your list? I attended Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA for my Physician Assistant (PA) studies and due to their academic and clinical...

MEMA Clinician Spotlight: Benjamin Myers, DO

Please share with us where you attended medical school and tell us about why it made the top of your list. I attended Nova Southeastern University in Ft Lauderdale, FL. It was a well-established medical school with a good reputation. Also, it helped that it was only...

MEMA Clinician Spotlight: Nolan Johnson, MD

Please share with us where you attended medical school and tell us about why it made the top of your list: I attended the Medical College of Georgia. MCG is the only public medical school in Georgia and offers an innovative curriculum and diverse clinical experience...

MEMA Celebrates Emergency Nurses Week

CHARLOTTE, NC – October 8 through October 14 was Emergency Nurses Week. Celebrated nationally the second week of October, this is a time to acknowledge and honor exceptional individuals who work in the emergency department.  Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates...

MEMA Clinician Spotlight: Terrell Jones, MD

Please share with us where you attended medical school and tell us about why it made the top of your list. I attended medical school at Duke University in Durham, NC. Duke's medical school is top-notch, and the location was great because it wasn’t too far from home....

MEMA Clinician Spotlight: Elzada Sercus, MD

Please share with us where you attended medical school and where you completed your residency. I attended medical school at the University of Arizona, College of Medicine - Phoenix in Phoenix, AZ. I grew up in Arizona and wanted to stay close to family so this made...

MEMA Clinician Spotlight: Dakota C. Johnson, MD, MBA

Please share with us where you attended medical school and tell us about why it made the top of your list. I attended East Carolina University (ECU) for both undergraduate and medical school. During high school, I applied all over the place and was fortunate to have...

ACEP Geriatric ED Accreditation

This July, Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates (MEMA) earned the Bronze Level (or Level 3) Emergency Department Accreditation from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center (PMC). PMC is the first emergency...

MEMA Clinician Spotlight: Eric Sabatini Regueira, MD

Please share with us where you attended medical school and tell us about why it made the top of your list. I attended Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina for medical school. It is a well-known and recognized university in Brazil and located in the city where I grew...

MEMA Clinician Spotlight: Margaret Hauck, MD

Tell us more about how you came to choose the field of medicine. I’m not sure exactly when I decided that I wanted to go into medicine, but I have always liked science. I was a biomedical engineering major in college, and I enjoyed how those classes taught me how to...

MEMA Clinician Spotlight: Barry Kang, MD

Tell us more about how you came to choose the field of medicine. I enjoy the camaraderie of the emergency department and broad nature of patients and complaints that I get to treat on a day-to-day basis. What led you to choose Vanderbilt for medical school? How did...

MEMA Clinician Ryan McBeth Awarded HMC’s Doc You Rock

In March, Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center (NHHMC) awarded Emergency Department and MEMA physician, Ryan McBeth, M.D., the Doc You Rock award. The Doc You Rock Award recognizes a doctor who consistently contributes to the remarkable patient experience by...

MEMA Physician Assistant Spotlight: Natalie Hoidal, PA-C, CAQ-EM

Please tell us which program you chose for your Physician Assistant studies? Why did this program make the top of your list? After completing my undergrad education in Biology at East Carolina University, I chose Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL for...

Clinician Spotlight: Joseph Cruz, DO

Please share with us where you attended medical school and tell us about why it made the top of your list. I attended medical school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, NJ. I was born in North Jersey, grew up in...

MEMA Recognized in 2023 Charlotte Magazine’s Top Doctors

(CHARLOTTE, NC) – January 2023. SouthPark Magazine published its annual list of Top Doctors of North Carolina: Charlotte Region for 2023 and features 6 emergency medicine physicians, with 5 from Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates (MEMA). The following MEMA...

MEMA Celebrates ER Nurse Appreciation Week

(CHARLOTTE, NC) – October 9 through October 15, 2022, was Emergency Room (ER) Nurse Appreciation Week. Celebrated nationally, this is a time to recognize ER nurses for their dedicated work to providing quality patient care. Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates...