Providers

North Central Family Medicine’s medical staff comprises of many special individuals who combine their outstanding medical talents with their commitment to community health. We provide quality care at an affordable cost to you and your family. All our providers are Board Certified and are trained in many outpatient procedures. We are a patient-centered practice and provide advanced care for pregnant women, children (newborn and up), adults, and grandparents. Call now and find your medical home.

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Dean Adelman, DO

Services:   Family Medicine
Locations:   NCFM – Main
Education:

  • Undergraduate:   University of Miami
  • Internship:   Westchester General Hospital
  • Medical School & Residency:   Nova Southern University
  • Board Certified:   College of Osteopathic Medicine

Jerell D. Chua, DO, MPH

Medical Director

Services:   Family Medicine
Locations:   NCFM – Main
Education: 

  • Undergraduate:   University of Chicago
  • Graduate:   University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Medical School:   Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency:   Family Medicine, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Board Certified:   American Board of Family Medicine, American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians

LaLonda Graham, MD

Services:   Family Medicine
Locations:   NCFM – Main
Education: 

  • Undergraduate:   Spelman College
  • Graduate:   Wright State University School of Medicine
  • Residency:   McLeod Family Medicine, Florence SC
  • Board Certified:   American Board of Family Medicine

Paula Hampton, DNP

Services:   Family Medicine
Locations:   NCFM – Main
Education: 

  • Undergraduate:   Claflin University
  • Graduate:   Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Doctorate:   Medical University of South Carolina
  • Board Certified:   American Nurses Credentialing Center

Jamea A Ojo, CNM

Services:   Women’s Health, Family Planning, Prenatal Care
Locations:    NCFM – Ernest G. Brown Women’s and Children’s Center
Education: 

  • Undergraduate:   Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
  • Graduate:   Master of Science in Nursing, Midwifery and Women’s Health, Georgetown University
  • Board Certified:   The American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB)

Shevron Pierre, MD

Services:   Family Medicine
Locations:   NCFM – Chester
Education:

  • Undergraduate:  Hood College
  • Medical School:   Howard University College of Medicine
  • Residency:   Family Medicine, Southern Regional Area Health Education Center, Fayetteville, NC

Rachelle Simmons, PNP

Services:   Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine
Locations:    NCFM – Ernest G. Brown Women’s and Children’s Center
Education:

  • Pre-nursing Curriculum:  Mississippi State University
  • Undergraduate:  University of MS Medical Center
  • Graduate:   Vanderbilt University
  • Board Certification:   National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, American Academy of Pediatrics

Gashaw Tafari, MD, FAAP

Services:   Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine
Locations:    NCFM – Ernest G. Brown Women’s and Children’s Center
Education: 

  • Undergraduate:  Addis Abeba University
  • Medical School:  Addis Abeba University
  • Residency:    Pediatrics, Artzliche Fortbuildung, Germany; Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
  • Board Certification:   American Board of Pediatrics

Jaclyn Wilson, WHNP

Services:   Women’s Health, Family Planning, Prenatal Care
Locations:    NCFM – Ernest G. Brown Women’s and Children’s Center
Education: 

  • Undergraduate:  Armstrong Atlantic State University
  • Graduate:  Frontier Nursing University

Managing your health can be a daunting task, especially if you don’t have medical insurance. Even with insurance, health care can still be quite expensive. Our providers are well versed and experienced in providing high-quality care at an affordable cost to you so that you can spend more time being well than worrying about being sick.

  North Central Family Medical Center is a convenient care clinic offering medical treatment to patients of all ages in Rock Hill, Fort Mill, Chester, Clover, and surrounding SC communities.