Meet our Providers
Meet our Providers at Elite Primary Care
Peter Wrobel, MD | click here for their bio
Practicing medicine in Georgia for over 20 years, Dr. Peter Wrobel is a skilled physician experienced in diagnosing and treating vein disorders. He is the Medical Director of both North Georgia Vein Institute in Cumming, GA, north of Atlanta, and Elite Vein Specialists in Waycross, GA.
A member of the American College of Phlebology, Dr. Wrobel has extensive experience treating vein disorders having performed over 8000 vein procedures. As part of his Phlebology studies, he trained under nationally recognized vein care specialists.
Dr. Wrobel has obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Saskatchewan, College of Medicine, and undergraduate degrees in Physiology and French, also from the University of Saskatchewan, in Saskatoon, Canada. He interned and completed his residency at Plains Health Centre, an affiliate of the University of Saskatchewan.
He began his career in Waycross, GA in 1995. Since then, he taught through the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine; and was an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine for Okefenokee Residency program in Waycross. In addition, Dr. Wrobel has a special interest for treating patients with Sleep Apnea and Venous Insufficiency at both locations.
Dr. Wrobel is a diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice, is ABFP certified. He is also a member of the American College of Phlebology, American Academy of Family Physicians, Southern Medical Association, National Commission on Correctional Healthcare and Society of Correctional Physicians.
Dr. Wrobel is married with 5 children. He is an active member of his church and enjoys going on mission trips around the world.
Richard Lynch, MD | click here for their bio
Richard Lynch, certified in practicing medicine in Georgia, Virginia, and North Carolina for 40 years, earned his Bachelor of Science in Zoology from the University of Georgia in 1967. From here, Dr. Lynch graduated from the Medical College of Georgia with his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1971. From 1971 to 1974, Dr. Lynch performed his Family Practice Residency at Riverside Hospital in Newport News, Virginia.
Dr. Lynch is a diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Family Practice. He is also a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Mercer University School of Medicine.
After serving 2 years in active naval duty in Cherry Point, North Carolina in 1974, Dr. Lynch began working in a Private Medical Practice in Waycross, Georgia in 1976. During his time in family medicine, he was an active staff member at Satilla Regional Medical Center and was also the President of Medical Staff in 1982. Starting in 1983, he was a member of Hospital Authority at Satilla Regional Medical Center, and in 1989 was Chairman of Hospital Authority.
Richard, a native of Waycross, Georgia, with his wife Tillie currently reside in Waycross. They have two children together, and two grandchildren. In his spare time, Dr. Lynch likes to cook, travel with his family, read, golf and go fishing with his grandchildren.
John House, MD | click here for their bio
Dr. John house was born in Winder, Georgia. He began his career by obtaining his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from North Georgia College. Upon graduation, he continued his education by getting his Medical Degree from the Medical College of Georgia in 1967. He later served as First Lieutenant in the Army Reserves. He completed his Internship at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah in 1968.
Upon finishing his internship, he entered Active Duty as Captain in the Army. Dr. House served in Vietnam from 1968-1969. He completed his Army Service at Hunter Army Airfield in 1971. He entered a Family Practice in Winder in 1971 and retired in 2007. After his brief retirement, he began working at McKinney Medical Center from 2008-2015. He worked in Satilla Family Care in Nahunta from 2015-2018 and is presently a clinical physician at Elite Primary Care.
Outside of his time serving the medical community, Dr. House is a decorated writer. Dr. House has won two awards for Short Stories at the Southern Writer’s Association. He has published five novels, most recently Uncommon Bond, and is working on his 6th manuscript. His most recent novel, Uncommon Bond, was nominated for Georgia Author of the Year as well as an award from the Military Writers Society of America.
Dr. House is married to Winder native, Pam. They have worked side by side in the medical profession for most of their 21 years of marriage. They currently live in Brunswick, Georgia with their three cats.
Shad Stormant, MD | click here for their bio
Shad Stormant was born in Gainesville, FL, but moved early in his life to Douglas, Ga. He graduated from Coffee County High School, and went on to serve as a missionary in Brazil for two years. While in Brazil, Shad determined his path was to study medicine.
Dr. Stormant went on to graduated Suma Cum Laude from Valdosta State University. He then started his at Mercer University where he went on to complete his medical degree. Dr. Stormant also completed his residency at Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, Ga where he was also honored to serve as Chief Resident.
Shad is married to Waycross native, Sarah. He and his wife are happy to be returning to South Georgia with their son and two daughters. In their spare time, Shad enjoys gardening, knitting, and cycling with his wife, Sarah. Together, they also enjoy spending time doing activities with their children. As a family, they are involved with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Waycross and have worked with the youth in their church for years.
Christy Taylor, NP | click here for their bio
Christy Taylor is a native of Waycross, Georgia. She earned her Associate of Science in Nursing at South Georgia State College, and her degree in Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Master of Science in Nursing degree as a Nurse Practitioner from Georgia Southern University in 2011. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau nursing honor society. She completed her internship with here at Southeast Georgia Primary Care with Dr. Peter Wrobel as her clinical supervisor.
During her career, Christy worked as a Labor and Delivery Nurse at Satilla Regional Medical Center. She was a Program Manager at Unison Behavioral Health for eight years. Here she became a Substance Abuse Manager. From here, Christy worked at Southeast Georgia Primary Care, now Elite Primary Care. Christy has also received advanced training in the art of Sclerotherapy and Aesthetics (Botox/Juvederm). Christy is also certified by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) as a medical examiner for DOT physicals.
Christy lives in Waycross with her husband Ronnie Taylor and her two children, Logan and Regan. In her free time Christy enjoys off-road ATV riding with her family, hunting, fishing, and attending the sporting events of her two children.
Ashleigh Johnson, PA | click here for their bio
Ashleigh Johnson was a long time resident of Jesup, Georgia. Upon graduation from high school, she attended Georgia Southern University where she studied Pre-Medicine. From there, she attended the Medical College of Georgia Where she graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant from the Medical College of Georgia. Ashleigh is certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).
Upon graduation, Ashleigh’s work experience includes, Women’s Health Center in Jesup, AppleCare, Advanced Health Care Center, Georgia Emergency Associates/ St. Joseph’s Immediate Care and Mayo Clinic Emergency Department as a certified Physician Assistant.
Ashleigh currently resides in Screven, Georgia with her husband, Matthew Johnson and their daughter Blakely. In her time away from work, Ashleigh enjoys being a new mother and spending time with her family.
Lauren Turner, NP | click here for their bio
Lauren Turner is a long time resident of Blackshear, Georgia. After graduating from high school, Lauren attended South Georgia State College where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree.
After graduation, she worked at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Waycross for one year as a Registered Nurse in the emergency room. After that, she worked for five years in the operating room. She then continued with her schooling at Walden University where she obtained her Master of Science in Nursing as a Nurse Practitioner. Lauren is a board certified through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
Lauren currently lives in Blackshear, Ga with her husband Cody and children Korlee and Carden. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and children.
Dawn Driggers, NP | click here for their bio
Dawn Driggers earned her Associate of Science in Nursing degree from South Georgia State College. Upon graduation, she continued her education at South University where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, as well as her Master of Science in Nursing Degree as a Nurse Practitioner. Dawn is certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Before working with Elite Primary Care, Dawn spent 13 years at Memorial Satilla Health working as a Nurse in the Emergency Room.
Dawn is a long-time resident of Alma, Ga where she lives with her husband Carl and her son Hunter. As a family they enjoy camping, boating, and spending time at the beach. Most importantly, you will find them glued to the television come football season rooting on our Georgia Bulldogs.