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New Patients

Our providers care for patients of all ages. Click below to learn more about us & sign up as a new patient.

Existing Patients

Existing patients click here to request an appointment, forms, access our patient portal, and more.

Hours (General)

Monday—Thursday 7:30—4:30
Friday 7:30—12:00
Same Day Appointments Available

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Our Staff

Dr. Chris A. Pate. M.D.

Dr. Chris A. Pate. M.D.

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Ashley Barnes, ANP-C

Ashley Barnes, ANP-C

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Kay Bell, ANP-BC

Kay Bell, ANP-BC

Adult Nurse Practitioner View Details
Shannon Pate, RT-R

Shannon Pate, RT-R

Administrator View Details
Pam Lipscomb

Pam Lipscomb

Office Supervisor View Details
Melissa Lewis, RT-R

Melissa Lewis, RT-R

Clinical Team Manager View Details
Niki May, CMA

Niki May, CMA

Clinical Team View Details
Maile Shirley, RT-R

Maile Shirley, RT-R

Clincal Team View Details
Angie Belden

Angie Belden

Front Office Team View Details
Dr. Chris A. Pate. M.D.

Dr. Chris A. Pate. M.D.

Dr. Pate is a North Carolina native and has been living and serving the people of Wayne County and surrounding areas for over twenty years. Dr. Pate received his undergraduate and masters degrees from North Carolina State University. He then completed his medical doctorate degree at East Carolina University. Dr. Pate practiced emergency medicine for twelve years before opening Western Wayne Medical Center. Dr. Pate is American Board certified in Family Medicine and Obesity Medicine. He is also a certified menopause specialist. Dr. Pate is also the medical director for BioSymmetry, a clinic that focuses on medical treatment for men and women with hormone related issues and/or medical weight management. Dr. Pate’s vast medical back-ground has helped him assist his patient’s with improving their health to live a better quality of life.

Dr. Pate currently resides n Goldsboro with his wife and their four boys. Dr. Pate enjoys attending all the sporting events that his children are involved. He also enjoys coaching. When he is not at a sporting event, he enjoys fishing and playing tennis.

Dr. Pate enjoys volunteering as the team physician for Rosewood High School for over 18 years.

Ashley Barnes, ANP-C

Ashley Barnes, ANP-C

Mrs. Barnes is a native of Wayne County and has been serving the people of Goldsboro and surrounding communities for almost 13 years. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from East Carolina University School of Nursing in 2001. She worked full time as a registered nurse on an intermediate cardiac unit at Wayne Memorial Hospital for approximately 8 years. Mrs. Barnes then received her Masters of Science in Nursing and Adult Nurse Practitioner degree from East Carolina University in the summer of 2010 and so after received her certification and approval to practice from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the NC Board of Nursing in the fall of 2010. Since 2011 she has worked in primary care settings as a nurse practitioner caring for adult patients with varying acute and chronic health issues. Mrs. Barnes has a passion for cardiac health and educating patients so that they can actively participate in their disease management and health maintenance.

Mrs. Barnes currently resides in Goldsboro with her husband and two young children.

Kay Bell, ANP-BC

Kay Bell, ANP-BC

Adult Nurse Practitioner

Ms. Bell is a native of Johnston County and spent much of her nursing career working there. She received a diploma in nursing from Watts Hospital School of Nursing in 1981. The majority of her 30 year nursing career was spent in emergency nursing and cardiology. She received her Masters of Science in Nursing and adult nurse practitioner degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the spring of 2011. Since receiving her board certification she has worked in the primary care setting. First in Clayton, NC with a board certified Internal Medicine physician who’s sub-specialty was gastroenterology. She cared for patients with acute and chronic illnesses as well as preventative medicine. Ms. Bell has a passion for treating patients with type II diabetes, heart disease, and dyslipidemia. She is a strong proponent of early and aggressive disease management to prevent future health problems.

Shannon Pate, RT-R

Shannon Pate, RT-R

Administrator

Ms. Pate co-founded Western Wayne Medical with Dr. Pate in 1996. Ms. Pate is a registered Radiology Technologist through the American Academy of Radiology Technologist. She was born in Wayne County and has remained here most of her life. She acts as the practice manager for Western Wayne Medical and Biosymmetry.

Ms. Pate and her husband have four boys. They stay on the go to sporting events that their children are involved. She also enjoys spending time on the water and reading.

Pam Lipscomb

Pam Lipscomb

Office Supervisor

Ms. Limpscomb has been with Western Wayne Medical Center for fifteen years and enjoys the caring atmosphere of our staff. Ms. Lipscomb received her Associates in Business from Wayne Community College. She acts as the Office Supervisor at Western Wayne Medical Center.

Ms. Lipscomb and her husband reside in the Rosewood area. She enjoys spending time with her family and camping.

Melissa Lewis, RT-R

Melissa Lewis, RT-R

Clinical Team Manager

Ms. Lewis is a native of Duplin County. She now resides in Rosewood with her husband and two children. She received her Associates in Radiological Technology from Johnston Community College. She has been with Western Wayne Medical Center for fifteen years and enjoys the family atmosphere of our office and staff. Volunteering, being active in her church, and spending time with her family are the things she loves to do most.

Ms. Lewis acts as Clinic Supervior at Western Wayne Medical Center.

Niki May, CMA

Niki May, CMA

Clinical Team

Ms. May is a native of Johnston County. She currently resides in Princeton with her Mom, Dad and twin sister. She received her Associate’s degree in Medical Assisting from Johnston Community College and became certified when she passed her state exam in June of 2014. She has workded as a CMA since she graduated. She has been with Western Wayne Medical Center for over a year now and enjoys the compassionate, caring and supportive atmoshere provided by the staff in this office. She is currently pursuing and online Bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in Public Health Education and is expected to graduate in August 2016.

In her free time, Ms. May loves to help those in need, spend time with her family or friends and teach the children at the church she attends. Her hobbies include painting, spending time at the beach, staying active and simply enjoying what life has to offer.

Maile Shirley, RT-R

Maile Shirley, RT-R

Clincal Team

Ms. Shirley a certified Radiology technologist through the American Academy of Radiology Technologist. She obtained her radiology education from Johnston Community College. She works with her patients to help them reach their health goals.

Ms. Shirley is married and has 2 children and has worked with Western Wayne Medical since July, 2013.

Angie Belden

Angie Belden

Front Office Team

Ms. Belden is originally from Toledo, Ohio and has been a resident of Wayne County for the past 30 years. She has been with Western Wayne Medical Center for the past eight years as the office receptionist.

Ms. Belden is married with two sons. She enjoys reading and going to the beach and spending time with family and friends.

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What We Treat

Our comprehensive healthcare covers unexpected illnesses, disease management and routine care.

Patient Services

Learn about our comprehensive suite of patient services for both new and existing patients.

Patient Survey

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Services

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Why Select our Team of Providers

Our providers believe every patient deserves high quality medical care. This medical care should be convenient, affordable and efficient. Our providers are board certified physicians, nurse practitioners, radiology technologist, medical assistants, phlebotomist and your neighbors. Life is better with our professional care and convenient services. As your Primary Care Provider (PCP), we take responsibility for providing all your healthcare needs—acute care, preventive care, disease management and help you coordinate care between outside facilities and specialist, if required.

Western Wayne Medical Mission

Western Wayne Medical is committed to providing compassionate, patient-centered, high quality care that is available to patients from children through adulthood. Through efficient use of office staff and medical technology, we are able to offer exceptionally accessible and personal care in a comfortable atmosphere.

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Testimonials

“I am extremely impressed by the quality of service that Western Wayne Medical provides…. I have been seen and treated within minutes of my arrival and have always felt cared for…. You are all absolutely amazing.”

-Doreen

“I simply can’t say enough good things. If you are looking for a caring compassionate, listening doctor, this is the place for you….I can’t imagine going anywhere else.”

– Clarence

“I was checked in nice and quick…waited only a few minutes…. I was very impressed with (Ms. Bell) and felt like she actually cared.”

– Jesse P.

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For Patients

New Patients Established Patients Appointment Request

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Insurance

Most Insurance Accepted

Self Pay

We have options for self pay/uninsured patients.

Forms

A list of our forms available online.

Billing

Our billing company is Solutions for MD’s.  1-800-990-6015.  PO Box 61634, Durham, NC 27715-1634. For questions about a bill or to make a payment.

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Contact Us

Western Wayne Medical Center

2280 W. US 70 Hwy
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Phone: 919 735-1400
Fax: 919 581-0353

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