Our Care Team

Charles Withers, II, MD
RHEUMATOLOGIST
Dr. Withers is a native of Washington, DC and has lived in North Carolina for over 10 years. He enjoys running and playing soccer in his spare time and is an active member of his church. One of his greatest joys is spending time with his wife and 3 young children.

Education and Training

Undergraduate: Swarthmore College (2002)

Medical School: Duke University (2008)

Internal Medicine Internship: Duke University (2009)

Internal Medicine Residency: Duke University (2011)

Rheumatology Fellowship: Duke University (2013)

Recent Publication

Withers, C.A., George, R.L., and Keenan, R.T. Diagnosis and management of gout: an update. JCOM. 2012. 19(11):519-527.

Awards & Honors

Aspen Health Forum, fellow (2007)

           Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine

Award (2008)

Research Experience

​National Institutes of Health (2002)

Thomas Jefferson University (2003-2004)

Duke University Medical Center (2007, 2013)

michelle wood, AGPCNP, BC
Nurse Practitioner 

Michelle Wood was born in Houston, Texas and grew up in Hendersonville, North Carolina. Michelle has a passion for the great outdoors; she enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking, and all that Mother Nature offers.  She is an active member of Forrest Hills church in Charlotte, North Carolina and spends her free time among the company of her family, friends, and her rescue dog Rosey.

Education and Training

Associate of Science in Nursing: Carolinas College of Health Sciences (2002)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: WInston-Salem State University (2012) 

Master of Science in Nursing : Drexel University (2017) 

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