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Frances Okolo, MD

Pediatric General Surgery

Dr. Okolo is a fellowship-trained pediatric general surgeon. In addition to seeing children, she is available for prenatal consultations for expectant mothers.

Temitope Lawal, MD

Neurology, Movement Disorders

Dr. Lawal is a fellowship-trained neurologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of movement disorders like Parkinson's disease, dystonia and restless legs, as well as Tourette's and other tic disorders, and he is available to see patients at ECU Health Neurology - Greenville.

Louisa Ayafor, MD

Psychiatry

Dr. Ayafor is a board certfiied Psychiatrist providing inpatient care at ECU Health Roanoke-Chowan Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of St. Eustatius School of Medicine and completed a residency in Psychiatry at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

CareLink virtual office hours offered again in April

ECU Health now offers CareLink virtual office hours via WebEx! Join in at any time during these sessions to discuss CareLink best practices, ask questions, talk about any barriers and troubleshoot issues.


Tuesday, April 25 at 11:00 a.m.

Friday, April 28th at 1:30 p.m.


We want to hear from you! If the virtual office hours for April do not work for you, please let us know if there is a better time and day by emailing PhysicianOutreach@ecuhealth.org.

Eastern North Carolina Orthopedic Symposium

In Person or Live Webinar - Greenville

April 14, 8:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.


Spring into Emergency Care Education 2023

In Person - Greenville

April 21, 7:00 A.M.-4:30 P.M.


Neuroscience Conference 2023

In Person or Live Webinar - Greenville

May 12, 8:00 A.M.-4:30 P.M.


Wound Symposium 2023

In Person - Greenville

May 18, 8:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.


Raab Multidisciplinary Cancer Symposium: Cellular Therapies in Oncology

In Person or Live Webinar - Greenville

May 19, 9:45 A.M.-4:00 P.M.


The Jon B. Tingelstad Conference: Practical Pediatrics

In Person or Live Webinar - Greenville

May 25-26

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New location for Outpatient Rehab Therapy Services in Greenville

Effective April 3, appointments for adult and pediatric physical therapy, speech therapy and occupational therapy, as well as the ALS clinic and the Drivers Evaluation Program will take place at our new location, 2610 Stantonsburg Road, Suite A, Greenville, NC 27834.


Click here for more information.

ECU Health Medical Center Echocardiography Laboratory earns reaccreditations

ECU Health Medical Center Echocardiography Laboratory (Echo lab) earned a 20 Year Bronze Accreditation Milestone for its reaccreditation and pediatric echocardiography reaccreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).


Read the full story here.

On behalf of Vidant Integrated Care, we invite you to attend Vidant Population Health Grand Rounds:


The New Syphilis: It’s Everywhere, Here’s Why You Should Care

Shannon Dowler, MD, FAAFP, CPE

CMO, Medicaid


This month's session will be held virtually on Tuesday, April 25 from 12-1 p.m. Click the button below for more information.

Session Details

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Every April, we recognize the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect.


At ECU Health, we're proud to support the TEDI BEAR Children’s Advocacy Center in partnership with the Brody School of Medicine of East Carolina University. In February, East Carolina University officially opened its Mount Olive Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC), ushering in a much-needed resource for addressing child abuse cases in underresourced eastern North Carolina counties.


Click here to read more about the new location.