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Family Medicine Faculty & Staff

Family Medicine Faculty

Bill Hensel

William A. Hensel, MD, ABFP, Residency Program Director

Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Hensel graduated from the Ohio State University School of Medicine in 1978, and completed his Family Practice Residency at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston in 1981. He joined the Cone Health Family Medicine Residency Program in 1984. 

His major areas of expertise are medical ethics, specifically end-of-life care, and health care reform.  He has been one of the physician leaders in developing Triad HealthCare Network, the largest and most successful Accountable Care Organization in North Carolina. 

Personally, Bill enjoys spending time with his family at their cabin in Lake Lure, including grandson Hugo.  Other family members include his wife Bonnie; their two adult children, Carly and Craig, along with their significant others. Not to be left out is Holly, their Wheaten Terrier.  

Sara Neal

Sara L. Neal, MD, MA, ABFP, CAQ Sports Medicine, Associate Residency Director

Family Medicine Center Medical Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Assistant Program Director Associate Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Neal graduated from Bowman Gray School of Medicine of Wake forest University in 1994.  She completed her residency at North Carolina Baptist Hospital, and joined the Family Medicine faculty at Wake Forest School of Medicine. She completed her fellowship in Sports Medicine at Moses Cone Hospital in 2006.  She joined the Family Medicine and Sports Medicine faculty at Moses Cone in 2009. 

At Cone Health she serves as the Associate Program Director of the residency program and as Medical Director of the Family Medicine clinic.  Dr. Neal describes herself as a true “generalist,” as she enjoys both inpatient and outpatient family medicine as well as sports medicine.  She is passionate about procedural training including exercise treadmill testing, colposcopy, endometrial biopsy, musculoskeletal ultrasound, and minor skin surgery.  Her areas of interest include women’s health, exercise and wellness, LGBT health, and learning disabilities. 

In her spare time, Dr. Neal enjoys running, hiking, kayaking, and most sports, although she is the master of none!  She is married and is owned by two cats and two dogs. 

James Breen

James O. Breen, MD, A.B.F.M.

Associate Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

After graduating from Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia (M.D.) and completing his Family Medicine internship and residency at Brown University, Dr. Breen practiced in a variety of clinical positions before returning to academic medicine as faculty. 

After arriving at Cone, he completed the Faculty Development Fellowship at UNC at Chapel Hill.  He has practiced in Federally-Qualified Health Centers along the Mexican border and in the urban Northeast, as well as in the large multispecialty practice of Cleveland Clinic in south Florida.  Being fluent both in Spanish and Portuguese, Dr. Breen has maintained a strong connection with the Latin American community wherever he has practiced.  He oversees prenatal care in the Family Medicine Center, and is a faculty liaison with the Obstetrics faculty at Women’s Hospital. 

Dr. Breen leads our revitalized Career Development & Practice Management curriculum, including the development of a specialized curriculum in Direct Primary Care (DPC).  He has spoken nationally on the DPC movement, which also is the subject of his research efforts.

Lee Chambliss

M. Lee Chambliss, MD, MSPH, ABFP

Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Chambliss received his MD from the University of Virginia in 1986, and completed his residency at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.   He and his wife (also a family physician) then practiced for two years overseas and locum tenens the following year in the U.S. 

He pursued his interest in academics, completing an Academic Family Medicine fellowship, earning a Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH) at the University of Missouri-Columbia.  He was attracted to the academic but community-based style of Cone, and joined the faculty in 1996.  His areas of interest include evidence-based medicine, health coaches in primary care, and medical decision-making. 

Outside of work he enjoys backpacking, sailing, and chain-sawing. 

Kehinde Eniola

Kehinde T. Eniola, MD, ABFM

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Kehinde Eniola graduated from Olabisi Onabanjo University in Nigeria in 2006. After completing a Family Medicine Residency program at New York Medical College, St Joseph Hospital in 2012, she joined Wake Forest Baptist Health as a community physician in an underserved community in Lexington, NC.  

Dr. Eniola completed a Maternal and Child Health Leadership program at the University of North Carolina in 2013, and she is currently in the process of completing her Public Health Leadership MPH program and Faculty Development Fellowship at UNC.  She remained a community physician at Wake Forest Baptist Health until joining the faculty at Cone Health Family Medicine Residency Program in 2014.  Her areas of special interest are women’s health, prenatal care, and dermatologic procedures. 

Outside of work, Dr. Eniola enjoys caring for her son, and she also enjoys going to the cinema with her husband.

Kyle Fletke

Kyle Fletke, MD, ABFM

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Kyle Fletke graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 2011.  He completed his residency training at ProMedica Toledo Hospital Family Medicine Residency in 2014, serving as chief resident during his third year. 

After residency, he accepted a full-time faculty position at Cone Health Family Medicine Residency Program.  His areas of interest include academic and sports medicine.

Todd McDiarmid

Todd D. McDiarmid , MD, ABFP

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Todd McDiarmid graduated from the University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine in 1991, and completed his residency at Cone Health Family Medicine Residency in 1994.  Following graduation, he did a Fellowship in Rural Medicine and completed a Faculty Development Fellowship at UNC-Chapel Hill.  

He joined the Cone Health Family Medicine Residency as full-time faculty in 1997.  Dr. McDiarmid completed a Geriatrics Fellowship prior to becoming director of the program’s Geriatrics curriculum in 2015. 

His major areas of interest include inpatient care, critical appraisal of the literature, and exercise treadmill testing.

Jeffrey Walden

Jeffrey H. Walden MD, ABFM

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Jeffrey Walden graduated from the West Virginia University School of Medicine in 2010, and completed his residency in Family Medicine at Cone Health Family Medicine Residency in 2013.  Following graduation, he joined the Cone Health Family Medicine Residency in a junior faculty position, transitioning to full-time faculty in 2014. 

He completed the Faculty Development Fellowship at UNC-Chapel Hill.  He is a recipient of the Institute for International Medicine’s Diploma in International Medicine and Public Health, and is also a member of the Physicians for Human Rights Asylum network, conducting clinical evaluations of persons fleeing persecution in their home countries and seeking political asylum in the United States. 

His major areas of interest include global health and care of refugee and immigrant populations in the greater Guilford County area.

Michelle Kane

Michelle E. Kane, PsyD, Clinical Psychology, Director of Behavioral Sciences

Associate Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Michelle Kane is our coordinator of most things Behavioral Medicine.  She received her Doctorate of Psychology (PsyD) in 1997 from the Wright State University School of Professional Psychology in Dayton, Ohio.  After a two-year fellowship in health psychology and medical education in Michigan, she fled the wintry north and started her career at Cone Health. 

She specializes in treating patients with cognitive-behavioral therapy and runs a Mood Disorder Clinic with a community family medicine physician that focuses on diagnosis and treatment including medication management.  What she likes best about her job is teaching and supporting family medicine residents. 

She has presented nationally on her Mood Disorder Clinic and on strategies to improve the medical encounter.  In her out-of-work time, she enjoys her family, running, and cooking.

Peter Koval

Peter G. Koval, PharmD, BCPS, CPP

Associate Professor of Clinical Education, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Dr. Peter Koval received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Campbell University in May 1994.  Following graduation, he completed a Pharmacy Residency at Cone Health, then completed a second year of Primary Care residency in St. Louis, Missouri.  He returned to Greensboro in 1996 to accept a position with Cone Health Family Medicine, Greensboro Area Health Education Center (AHEC) and the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy. 

Dr. Koval has been Board-certified in Pharmacotherapy since 1998 and a Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner since 2006.  He served as the initial chair of the national Ambulatory Care Pharmacist Board Certification exam through the Board of Pharmacy Specialties from 2009 through 2011.  His practice includes management of a variety of chronic diseases as well as tobacco cessation. 

Dr. Koval’s family consists of his wife Dana; two children, Olivia and Kyle; and Ginger, a yellow lab. 

Jeannie Sykes

Jeannie C. Sykes, MPH, PhD, RD, LDN, CEDRD, Clinical Nutritionist

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Jeannie Sykes received her Master's degree in Public Health in 1980 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her PhD in Nutrition from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 1986. She is a Registered Dietitian, and is certified as an eating disorders specialist (International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals).  

Dr. Sykes has been a consultant for corporate wellness programs including Campbell Soup Company and Volvo North America as well as for the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.

Areas of particular interest are weight management, sports nutrition, and eating disorders.  Jeannie lives with Wayne, her husband of more than 30 years, and their Basset Hound Frances.  Their daughter Erin lives in Copenhagen, and son David is at Texas A&M pursuing a PhD in Math.  

When not at work, she enjoys working out, reading good books, and playing Scrabble, even though she rarely wins.

Kathyrn Foster

Kathryn Foster, RN, MSN, Clinic Director

Kathryn Foster earned her BSN and MSN degrees at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.  She joined Cone Health in 1984 as a staff nurse in Inpatient Rehabilitation, and later served as the Clinical Nurse Specialist in Stroke and Spinal Cord Injury. 

After 18 years of service, she moved to the Long-Term Care Division as Performance Improvement and Quality Specialist.  Foster joined the Cone Health Family Medicine Residency program in 2007 as Assistant Administrative Director, and transitioned to Director in 2013. 

Her interests include traveling, reading, and personal fitness training.

Jeannette Richardson

Jeannette Richardson, BSN, RN-BC, Assistant Clinic Director

Jeannette received her undergraduate degree from Winston-Salem State University in 2010 and her Associates Degree in Medical Assisting (1995) and Nursing (2008) from Guilford Technical Community College.  

As Assistant Clinic Director, she manages clinic operations and daily workflow, including staff supervision, training, proficiency, and scheduling. Clinic staff she oversees includes front office/Admission Service Associates, RNs, LPNs, CMAs, and phlebotomists.  Before becoming an RN, Jeannette worked at FMC as a CMA for 9 years.  She received her Medical-Surgical Nursing certification from American Nurses Credentialing Center in 2013.  Her nursing background includes Medical-Surgical Nursing, Orthopedics, and Gastroenterology.

Jeannette has two children—Stefanee and Xolani (pronounced Kohl-ahni) and a dog (Black Lab-Chow mix)—Zorro Torro.  She enjoys traveling, small home improvement projects, going to the movies, couponing, reading, walking, gardening, and spending time with family.  Jeannette’s parents are deaf, and she is fluent in American Sign Language (ASL).

Suzanne Lineberry

Suzanne Lineberry, MPH, CHC, MCHES - Manager Population Health and Quality

Suzanne received her undergraduate degree in Public Health from Utah State University in 2006. She earned her Master's in Public Health in 2011 from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She went on to complete a certification in health coaching (CHC) through Real Balance Global Wellness Services, and maintains her Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES) accreditation through NCHEC. 

For the Family Medicine Program, she organizes and completes Medicare Annual Wellness Visits and manages the practice's quality improvement projects such as Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH), Meaningful Use, and closing HEDIS patient care gaps.

Suzanne’s interests include chronic disease management, health behavior changes, population-based quality improvement, health education, and health coaching in primary care.

Anjie Blount

Anjie Blount, Graduate Medical Education Administrator

Anjie Blount received her Bachelor’s degree in Community and Justice Policy Studies with a minor in African American Studies from Guilford College in 2012.  She also completed an Associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education from Guilford Technical Community College in 1985. 

Anjie has been working for Cone Health since 1991 in several capacities.  She began her employment as a Preschool Teacher at The Children’s Corner, was later promoted to Assistant Director, and then received the promotion to Director of Childcare Services in 2012.  In 2015 Anjie joined the Cone Health Family Medicine as the GME Administrator.  This position provided an opportunity to support the residency program and to help fulfill Cone Health’s mission to provide excellent healthcare to our community. 

Outside of work Anjie has many interests.  She enjoys running, cycling, and most activities that involve the outdoors.  Anjie also enjoys reading, baking, and childhood games like jacks and pick up sticks.  Above all, she enjoys spending time with her husband, children, and family. 

Amy Myers

Amy H. Myers, Graduate Medical Education Coordinator

Amy attended Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, NC, and joined Cone Health in 2008. Amy brings 20 years of private practice care with marketing/advertising experience specializing in project management to her role as GME Coordinator.

Amy has been married to her husband Rick for 31 years, and they have two children, three grandchildren, and Magnolia, a rescued boxer.

Family Medicine Center Social Work

Norma Wilson

Norma Wilson, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Worker

Norma Wilson is the bilingual, Spanish-speaking, Clinical Social Worker at the Cone Health Family Medicine Center.  She received her BSW from UNCG in 2009 and her MSW from UNC Chapel Hill in 2012.  She joined the Family Medicine team in 2012 as the inpatient and outpatient clinical social worker.  

She now focuses all of her time in the clinic where her primary role includes providing brief counseling, nursing home placement, submitting home health referrals, and networking with other agencies in order to better meet the needs of her patients.  Norma also spends a significant amount of time searching for resources (housing, food, counseling, disability, end of life, domestic violence, etc.) that are available to her patients during some of their most challenging times. 

Her areas of interest include providing counseling to adults and families, primarily those battling with depression, family and marital conflict, and life transitions.  She is also passionate about navigating resources that are available to the under-served populations, specifically the Latino community.

Sports Medicine Faculty

Karl Fields

Karl B. Fields, MD, ABFM, CAQSM, Fellowship Director of Sports Medicine

Professor of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Bert Fields graduated from the University Of Kentucky School Of Medicine in 1976 and the Charlotte Memorial Hospital Family Medicine Residency in 1979.  After practicing in rural North Carolina for four years, he joined the Moses Cone Family Medicine Residency Program in 1984. 

He completed the Faculty Development Fellowship at UNC Chapel Hill.  He is editor for Sports Medicine topics for Up-to-date.  He is a past president of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine.  He has been a visiting professor in Norway, China, Chile, Italy, Australia, and South Africa, and chaired the International Team Physician Course for the American College of Sports Medicine. 

Key current interests include musculoskeletal ultrasound, running injuries, diagnosis and management of foot problems, and approaches to management of chronic tendinopathy.

Ryan Draper

T. Ryan Draper, DO, ABFM, CAQSM

Associate Fellowship Director of Sports Medicine

Dr. Ryan Draper graduated from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2001. He completed his Family Medicine Residency at East Tennessee State University, where he served as chief resident.  In 2005, he completed his primary care sports medicine fellowship at the Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, and joined Murphy Wainer Orthopedics. 

In July 2013, Dr. Draper joined the Cone Health Sports Medicine Fellowship as fulltime faculty.  He is the team physician for Guilford College and Southeastern High School. He has also done extensive sports medicine coverage and served as co-medical director for the 2011 U.S. Figure Skating Championship. 

He lectures for the North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians, and is a member of the North Carolina Medical Society Sports Medicine Committee and the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine.

OB/Gyn Faculty

Kelly Leggett

Kelly H. Leggett, MD, FACOG

Medical Director, Center for Women's Health Care Faculty Practice; Women's Health Care Fellowship Director

Dr. Leggett is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology with a specialty in high-risk pregnancy and cervical dysplasia.  She earned her medical degree from Wake Forest University and completed her residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New York. 

She is the Medical Director of the Faculty Practice, which includes Women’s Hospital Clinics and the Centers for Women’s Healthcare at Kernersville and Stoney Creek.  She is actively involved in improving the quality and availability of healthcare for women.  She serves as the chairperson for quality initiatives for the Triad Healthcare Network and is on the operations committee of Cone Health Medical Group.  She is also consulting physician for the Guilford Community Care Network.  Dr. Leggett earned a Master’s in Health Administration from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2014.  

She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.  Her hobbies include reading, cooking, and traveling.

Tanya Pratt

Tanya S. Pratt, MD, ABFM, ABOG

Medical Director of Women's Health Division of Guilford County HealthDepartment; OB/Gyn Chief of Service, Moses Cone Hospital

Dr. Tanya Pratt is a double board-certified OB/GYN and Family Medicine physician.  She completed medical school at UNC-Chapel Hill and a combined OB/GYN and FM residency at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia. 

She maintains a small Family Medicine practice at the Cone Health Family Medicine Center.  She has a full-scope OB/GYN practice where she is part of the teaching faculty at Women’s Hospital.  She enjoys caring for indigent patients, and has a strong interest in high-risk obstetrics.