Student Health Services



Medical Director
Dr. Clifford Hendrickson
Rhys Wittenberg, Certified Nurse Practitioner - Rhys received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She received her Master of Science degree in Family Nurse Practitioner at Carson-Newman College in Jefferson City, Tennessee. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Alicia Bouska, Certified Physician Assistant - Alicia received a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Medicine at Guilford College. She is a graduate of the Physician Assistant program at Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed by the North Carolina Medical Board. She has practiced locally for 15 years in family medicine, urgent care, and student health before joining our staff in 2013.
Susan Disher, LPN, Immunization Compliance Administrator - Susan earned her Licensed Practical Nurse degree at Forsyth Technical Community College. She has extensive experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse. As a mother, she understands the importance of compassionate and quality care for our students. Susan and her family reside in Thomasville, NC.
Sytwesha Washington, CMA - Sytwesha received her Medical Assisting training through Cedar's Medical Center in South Carolina and received her certification through AAMA. She is certified in bone density testing through York Technical College, and she received certification in phlebotomy from Professional Medical Services. Sytwesha takes pride in being a mother and she understands the need to provide a calm and caring demeanor for our students.
Peggy Michael, CMA-Peggy earned her CMA certification from NHA and she previously obtained her phlebotomy certification from Davidson County Community College. She has been with Cornerstone Health Care for over 21 years. Aside from her medical experience, Peggy also has children and several grandchildren, so she understands the importance of taking care of others.
Melissa LambethMelissa Lambeth, CMA - Melissa received her CMA certification through Guilford Technical Community College. She has been working with Cornerstone Health Care since 2009. Melissa is a wife and mother. She is passionate about helping others and enjoys the outdoors.
Lori Fisher, CMA - Lori has been with Cornerstone Health Care since 2009. She graduated from Davidson County Community College with an Associate Degree in Medical Assisting. She takes pride in providing compassionate care for her patients. Lori and her husband Robert live in High Point. She has a daughter and a dog named Bo. Lori enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, and scrapbooking.
Lauren Manuel, Receptionist
-Lauren graduated from Forsyth Technical College with an Associates in Healthcare Management Technology. She has been with Cornerstone Health Care for over 5 Years. She is a proud wife and excited soon-to-be mom! She loves spending time with her family and 2 Basset Hounds. Lauren also values the importance of being a health service advocate for our students.


Student Health Services by Novant Health is located at 1300 University Parkway in the new Parkway Commons.

Please schedule an appointment with us by stopping by or calling us.

(336) 841-4683
(336) 841-4693 (fax)