GET TO KNOW US
Our Urgent Care Team of Doctors, Nurses and Medical Staff
DR. MICHAEL GHIM
Michael Ghim graduated medical school from Medical College of Georgia in 2002 and has been practicing emergency medicine since then. Dr. Ghim lives in Greensboro with his wife and 2 children, Paxton and Cora.
DR. BRIAN OPITZ
Brian graduated from the University of Nevada School of Medicine with Special Qualifications in Nutrition. He completed his residency training at Wake Forest Baptist hospital and has been practicing medicine in the Triad since 2010. He lives in Greensboro with his wife and children, where he enjoys cycling, swimming and spending time with his family.
DR. CHAD SHELDON
Dr. Sheldon was born and raised in South Georgia. He was a varsity athlete at the University of South Carolina before attending the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, graduating in 2004. He then completed his residency at East Carolina University in 2007 before moving to the Triad. He is board certified in Emergency Medicine and continues to work in the ER at High Point Regional hospital in addition to his role as HR Director here at Triad Urgent Care.
Tracie is married with two beautiful daughters. She graduated with honors from the Radiography program at Greensboro Technical Community College and is a registered Radiologic Technologist. During her spare time she enjoys gardening, spending time with her family and going to the beach.
Stephanie was born and raised in rural Northern Maine. She recently relocated to Chapel Hill with her husband, twin 4-year old daughters and newborn son. She earned her undergraduate degree in Medical Laboratory Science from the University of Vermont and her Masters degree as a Physician Assistant from the University of New England. Stephanie began her career as a PA working in General Surgery and has 5-years of experience, specializing in minor office procedures, followed by 2-years working in the field of Family Medicine and Urgent Care.
Alongside her PA career, Stephanie is in avid runner and fitness enthusiast, competing in dozens of half and full marathons over the years. In her "spare" time she also enjoys spending time with her family, exploring their new home and making memories traveling with the ones she loves most.
Toni Morehead has been with Triad Urgent Care as the receptionist since January 2019. She is a recent graduate of Guilford Technical Community College with a degree in Healthcare Management. Her background consist of Customer Service and Administrative Assistant experience. She enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with her 7 year old daughter, Kensington.
Maranda Lyon RT-R is the office manager here at Triad Urgent Care. She has been with us since April of 2016. She has almost 14 years of Urgent Care experience. She lives in Burlington with her husband, two daughters, two dogs and two cats. Maranda also enjoys making cakes and craft projects for friends and family.
Brittany graduated from Virginia College in 2016. She enjoys working with patients and does her best to ensure you have a wonderful experience. In her spare time she loves to shop, travel, read and cook.
TAMRA CHEEK, MHS, PA-C
Tamra is a board certified Physician Assistant. She is a Greensboro, North Carolina native. Tamra graduated from Drexel University's Physician Assistant program in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her clinical experience is in Urgent Care and Emergency Medicine. Tamra is a classically trained pianist and enjoys spending her time playing the piano, gardening, doing yoga, going to the mountains, and spending time with family, friends, and her wonderful fur child.
Franchesca is your receptionist! She has been in Reception/Patient Relations for almost 7 years and was born and raised in North Carolina. She has 3 children: 2 beautiful daughters and 1 handsome son. Franchesca is a people person and finds pleasure in helping other. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, being on a beach somewhere, and has discovered a new passion for relaxing jazz music.