L. Carla Shores, PA-C, Joins NHRMC Physician Group

October 22, 2014
WILMINGTON – Hanover Gastroenterology - NHRMC Physician Group is pleased to announce L. Carla Shores, PA-C, has joined the practice. Shores has 12 years of experience as a physician assistant and has focused her career on providing inpatient and outpatient care, patient and family education, patient screening and examinations, and preventative care in the field of gastrointestinal medicine.

Shores received her Master of Health Sciences degree and graduated magna cum laude from George Washington University in Washington, DC. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA. Most recently, Shores served as chief physician assistant at Gastrointestinal Medical Associates in Fairfax, VA.

Hanover Gastroenterology recently expanded its services to include an office location in Leland at 1333 S. Dickinson Drive in The Villages at Brunswick Forest. The practice also welcomes patients at its office located at 1515 Doctors Circle, Building A, in Wilmington. The practice specializes in diseases of the stomach, liver and digestive tract, while also providing access to the specialized services offered by New Hanover Regional Medical Center. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 910.763.1219.

The NHRMC Physician Group is committed to providing the highest quality health care to residents of southeastern North Carolina. With nearly 200 providers in both primary care and specialty fields, the NHRMC Physician Group's doctors can focus on providing the best medical care to their patients while benefiting from the shared resources of New Hanover Regional Medical Center. This progressive healthcare partnership means access to some of medicine's best technologies, treatments and specialists is readily available when needed. Services provided include urology, oncology, cardiology, neurology, maxillofacial surgery, psychiatry, urgent care, pediatric specialties, care for hospitalized patients provided by a team of hospitalists, gastroenterology, an endoscopy center, women’s health services and midwifery. To better serve patients' needs, NHRMC Physician Group practices are located throughout southeastern North Carolina. Click here for a complete list of NHRMC Physician Group providers or call 910.667.3400.

New Hanover Regional Medical Center is the leading provider of quality and accessible health care in Southeastern North Carolina, delivering care to all in need, without the support of taxpayer dollars. The medical center takes seriously its responsibility as an economic engine for the community, creating more than 6,000 jobs directly and another 6,000 jobs indirectly.