OB/GYN clinicjoins SeHealth,gets new name

LUMBERTON — The Women’s Life Center of Lumberton has joined the Southeastern Health physician services division and will be renamed Southeastern Women’s Healthcare at The Oaks.

Drs. Larry Hearne and Tawanda Williams, OB/GYNs; Nurse Midwife Judith Locklear and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Fran Andrews will continue to provide obstetrical and gynecological care at the clinic.

Hearne received his medical degree from Meharry Medical College in Tennessee and completed his residency program at the Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Williams received her medical degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed her residency training at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington.

Locklear received an associate’s degree in Nursing from Southeastern Community College and a bachelor’s degree in Nursing from The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. She completed a master’s degree in Nursing from East Carolina University in Greenville.

Andrews received an associate’s degree in Nursing from Southeastern Community College. She completed women’s health nurse practitioner certification and colposcopy advanced practice certification, both at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta.

The clinic is located at 800 Oakridge Blvd. in Lumberton. To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 910-738-2454.

Southeastern Health operates two other women’s clinics in Lumberton. They are Southeastern Women’s Healthcare on Fayetteville Road, which offers obstetrics and gynecology services, and Southeastern Health Women’s Clinic on 27th Street, which provides gynecology services.


Staff report