Peter Wrobel, MD | click here for their bio
Practicing medicine in Georgia for over 20 years, Dr. Peter Wrobel is a skilled physician experienced in diagnosing and treating vein disorders. He is the Medical Director of both North Georgia Vein Institute in Cumming, GA, north of Atlanta, and Elite Vein Specialists in Waycross, GA.
A member of the American College of Phlebology, Dr. Wrobel has extensive experience treating vein disorders having performed over 8000 vein procedures. As part of his Phlebology studies, he trained under nationally recognized vein care specialists.
Dr. Wrobel has obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Saskatchewan, College of Medicine, and undergraduate degrees in Physiology and French, also from the University of Saskatchewan, in Saskatoon, Canada. He interned and completed his residency at Plains Health Centre, an affiliate of the University of Saskatchewan.
He began his career in Waycross, GA in 1995. Since then, he taught through the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine; and was an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine for Okefenokee Residency program in Waycross. In addition, Dr. Wrobel has a special interest for treating patients with Sleep Apnea and Venous Insufficiency at both locations.
Dr. Wrobel is a diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice, is ABFP certified. He is also a member of the American College of Phlebology, American Academy of Family Physicians, Southern Medical Association, National Commission on Correctional Healthcare and Society of Correctional Physicians.
Dr. Wrobel is married with 5 children. He is an active member of his church and enjoys going on mission trips around the world.
Shad Stormant, MD | click here for their bio
Dr. Stormant went on to graduated Suma Cum Laude from Valdosta State University. He then started his at Mercer University where he went on to complete his medical degree. Dr. Stormant also completed his residency at Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, Ga where he was also honored to serve as Chief Resident.
Shad is married to Waycross native, Sarah. He and his wife are happy to be returning to South Georgia with their son and two daughters. In their spare time, Shad enjoys gardening, knitting, and cycling with his wife, Sarah. Together, they also enjoy spending time doing activities with their children. As a family, they are very involved The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Waycross and have worked several years with the youth.
Dawn Driggers NP | click here for their bio
Dawn is a long-time resident of Alma, Ga where she lives with her husband Carl and her son Hunter. As a family they enjoy camping, boating, and spending time at the beach. Most importantly, you will find them glued to the television come football season rooting on our Georgia Bulldogs.
Lisa Batten NP | click here for their bio
Lisa Batten, NP is a native of Blackshear, Georgia. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Valdosta State University in 1997. She later returned to school and earned her Masters of Science in Nursing as an Adult Nurse Practitioner in 2010 and a Post-Masters Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2015 from Valdosta State University. She is currently enrolled at Georgia Southern University in their Doctor of Nursing Practice program and has an expected graduation date of May 2020. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Lisa is also BioTE Certified.
During her career, Lisa worked as a nurse in postpartum, newborn nursery, surgery, PACU (post-anesthesia care unit); and as a nurse practitioner in cardiology and hospitalist. She also works full-time as an Associate Professor of Nursing at South Georgia State College. Lisa is currently employed here at Elite Wellness Center part time where she will be working with Diabetes Relief patients.
Lisa lives in Blackshear with her husband Ron Batten and their three daughters, Lexie, Bailey, and Brooke. In her free time, she enjoys spending time at the beach and lake with her family.
Tanya Miller, NP | click here for their bio
Tanya’s career in nursing has fueled her desire to help the healthy stay well and become an example of health and wellness for her patients. Tanya has acquired certifications in: Botox and Hyaluronic Dermafiller, Microneedling, Platelet-Rich Plasma: Hair Restoration and Facial Rejuvenation, and Medical Aesthetics in skin treatment. She joins Elite Family Practice poised to make a positive impact in the health and wellness of the lives in her community. Her goal is to help patients not only improve their health and quality of life through wellness medicine but improve self-confidence and self-worth through aesthetics.
Tanya is the proud mother of two sons, Kentavian and Kendre, who are very active in sports and academics. She spends a lot of time supporting them as they pursue their passions. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and loved ones, fitness training, and traveling.
Lauren Harrelson, NP | click here for their bio
After graduation, she worked at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Waycross for one year as a Registered Nurse in the emergency room. After that, she worked for five years in the operating room. She then continued with her schooling at Walden University where she obtained her Master of Science in Nursing as a Nurse Practitioner. Lauren is a board certified through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
Lauren currently lives in Blackshear, Georgia with her daughter Korlee. In her free time, Lauren likes to shop, go to the movies and to the park with her daughter.
Kerrie Ann Grantham, MAT LMT | click here for their bio
Kerrie was born and raised in Waycross, Georgia. After graduation from high school, she took time to travel and explore. Kerrie spent several years living in Puerto Rico and Hawaii. During her residency in Hawaii, she became interested in the clinical application of myofascial release and neuromuscular therapy as a holistic approach in the treatment of muscle immobility and chronic pain. In 2006, Kerrie graduated from the professional MAT program through the University of Hawaii.
In her free time, Kerrie enjoys learning and expanding her education. She holds an Associate of Science and is currently pursuing her Bachelor of Applied Science. Kerrie also loves swimming, traveling, and spending time with her fiancé, family, and friends.