Nadine Skinner, MD, FAAFP
Board Certified Family Physician
Becky Buckner, PA-C
Certified Physician Assistant
New Hope Primary Care
4845 Nash Street NW, Suite A
Wilson, N.C. 27896-7803
Phone (252) 243-0053
Fax (252) 243-0054
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - noon
Welcome to New Hope Primary Care.
New Hope Primary Care is a Family Medicine Office that serves primarily the people of Wilson and Nash counties. Our goal is to provide health care to our patients so that they will be as healthy as they can be. We see patients from 0 to 100 years of age. We are an affiliate of Wilson Medical Center.Our services include:
Insurance and Payment
We participate in most area health plans, including Cigna, United Healthcare, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Medcost, Tricare, and others. We also accept Medicare and Medicaid.
We must have a copy of your current insurance card. Please bring your insurance card to every visit for verification.
Payment is expected at the time of service, including co-payments. You are responsible for co-payments, deductibles, co-insurance, and non-covered services.
About Your Appointment
Please make an appointment, even if your appointment is later that day. Arrive to your appointment at the designated time. You may be needed to arrive a few minutes prior to your appointment to fill out paperwork or for laboratory testing. Bring all of your medications to every visit. You are responsible for updating us to any changes in your name, address, phone number, or insurance coverage.
About Your Physician
Dr. Nadine Skinner is a board-certified Family Physician who has been in private practice since 2005. She was born and reared in nearby Martin County.
Dr. Skinner received her Doctor of Medicine from Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University in 2002. In June 2005, she completed her residency training in Family Medicine at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, North Carolina. As a resident, she was named Outstanding Resident of the Year for 2004.
Dr. Skinner has a love for teaching, and students are often working with her in the office. Currently, she serves as preceptor for medical students from UNC, Duke University, and ECU. In 2011, Dr. Skinner received the Pfizer Teacher Development Award for her service as a community preceptor.
More locally, she has been involved with the School Health Advisory Council for the Nash-Rocky Mount and Wilson County Public Schools. She is an advocate for the prevention of Child and Adolescent Obesity. She is an active member of the North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians and has served on the Board of Directors and the Health of Public Council.
Dr. Skinner has many interests outside of medicine including watching sports, enjoying music, and spending time with friends and family. She is married to Nash County native Jeff Skinner, and they have two sons and a cat named Prince Murdock. They are active members of Union Missionary Baptist Church in Rocky Mount where Dr. Skinner sings in the Sanctuary Choir.
About Your Physician Assistant
Becky Buckner is a board-certified Physician Assistant. Becky is originally from Kernersville, North Carolina, but now resides in Knightdale.
Becky completed the PA program at Duke University in August 2013. She is a member of the Pi Alpha National Physician Assistant Honor Society. Becky received her a bachelor's degree in both Clinical Laboratory Sciences and Latin from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
In her free time, Becky enjoys cheering on the Tarheels, running, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She also stays busy with her "mischievous" cat.