Stephen Bridgers, MD
A native of Clarkton, N.C., Dr. Stephen Bridgers earned his medical degree from East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C. in 1985, and also completed his residency at East Carolina University/Pitt County Memorial Hospital in 1988. He is board certified in family medicine.
Dr. Bridgers decided to join SRMC in January after working at Bladen Medical Associates of Clarkton to satisfy a new set of career goals he established for himself.
Dr. Bridgers and his wife, Beverly Pope, originally of Lumberton, currently live in Elizabethtown and have two children.
Sharon Baxley, FNP
A Bladen County native, Baxley completed a master’s degree in nursing from East Carolina University in 1994 and family nurse practitioner training at Duke University in 1996.
She previously worked for Bladen County Hospital for 30 years in a number of areas including rural health clinics, emergency services, urgent care, prenatal and pediatric care.
“I look forward to continuing to provide medical care for those in and around Bladen County” said Baxley, who resides in Elizabethtown with her husband, Frankie, and their three sons, Tanner, 19, Ryan, 15, and Logan, 13.