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Family Medicine - Hillsdale

Family and Primary Medical Care in Advance, North Carolina

Located in Advance, North Carolina, Family Medicine - Hillsdale offers outstanding and comprehensive medical care to patients of all ages and for all general health conditions. The health care practitioners at Family Medicine - Hillsdale provide personalized and optimal health care for children, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients who live or work in Advance, Clemmons, Tanglewood, Bermuda Run and other communities in Davie County and surrounding areas. Drs. Franklin Tolbert and Miranda Turner and their support team, including Ryan Vann, PA-C, Michael Harris, PA-C, and Gemekia Futrell, FNP, provide personalized care and access to specialists at Wake Forest Baptist Health.

Care and Services

  • Preventive medicine and wellness checks
  • Women's health
  • Pediatric and adolescent medicine
  • Disease management and patient education

Special Features

  • Outpatient surgical care for minor procedures, such as skin biopsies, mole or skin tag removal
  • Saturday morning hours for acute sick visits
  • Laboratory tests and routine x-rays available on site
  • Direct access to more than 800 nationally and world renowned doctors who specialize in heart care, orthopaedics, cancer treatment and other medical specialties

Our Health Care Practitioners


Franklin Tolbert, MD

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Dr. Franklin Tolbert has provided medical care to families in Advance and surrounding regions since 1991. Board certified in family medicine, Dr. Tolbert enjoys teaching and sharing his medical skills and plays a key role in the mentorship of the next generation of family medicine physicians. Dr. Tolbert is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians and the Forsyth, Stokes and Davie County Medical Societies.

Learn more about Dr. Tolbert | Request an Appointment with Dr. Tolbert

Ryan Vann, PA-C

 Ryan Vann, PA-C

Board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), Ryan Vann, PA-C, enjoys caring for patients of all ages. He specializes in caring for young children and adolescents; his professional interests include women's health, geriatrics and routine health screenings and health maintenance. Mr. Vann believes that the health care provider should work with the patient as a team to decide the best ways for the patient to maintain or improve health. It is his goal, he asserts, to listen and support his patients in their right to have control over their own health care.


Michael Harris, PA-C

 Michael Harris, PA-C

Michael Harris, PA-C, board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), stresses the importance of getting to know the patients and families that he treats. By listening to and addressing his patients' concerns, along with providing sound medical advice, he assists his patients in making informed decisions to improve their health outcomes. Mr. Harris has professional interests in preventative medicine, hypertension and lipid management.


Gemekia Futrell, DNP

 Gemekia Parker, FNP

With over a decade of nursing experience, Gemekia Futrell, DNP, provides outstanding medical care to patients in the Advance area of Davie County. Ms. Futrell believes in providing the best patient experience possible through exceptional care and education. She has specific experience in hemodialysis, medical surgery and rehabilitation, with a special emphasis on geriatrics and primary care.


Location and Hours of Operation

Patients of all ages who live or work in Advance, Clemmons, Lewisville, Mocksville, Welcome and western Winston-Salem, as well as other communities in the Davie County region, will find Family Medicine - Hillsdale an exceptional choice for comprehensive, personalized medical care.

Practice Manager: Nakeshia R. McCloud  


147 Peachtree Lane
Advance, NC 27006


New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE or request an appointment online
Returning Patients: 336-713-2290
Fax: 336-713-2240

Hours of Operation

Mon - Fri: 8 am - 5 pm
Closed for lunch: 11:45 am - 1 pm
Sat: 8 am - 12 pm

Insurance Accepted


  • Advantra Freedom (Coventry)
  • Aetna Health of the Carolinas, Inc. (all plans)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (all plans)
  • Blue Medicare HMO & PPO
    (formerly Partners Medicare Advantage)
  • Carolina Access (Medicaid)
  • CCN/THAN (part of First Health)
  • CIGNA Healthcare (all plans)
  • Coventry Advantra Medicare Advantage
  • DirectNet PPO
  • First Health Network
  • Gateway Health Alliance
  • Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Co.
  • Health Care Savings
  • Humana ChoiceCare 
  • Humana Gold Choice
  • Medcost
  • NC State Employees and Teachers Group Health
  • Preferred Care of Virginia
  • Primary Physician Care
  • Security Choice - Unicare
  • Self-pay
  • Today’s Options (Pyramid Life)
  • Tyson Foods
  • United Behavioral Health
  • United Behavioral Health Intensive Outpatient Program
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete (HMO & PPO)
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Essential RX
  • Wellpath/Coventry


Quick Reference

Family Medicine - Hillsdale

New Patients 336-716-WAKE
or 336-716-9253
Toll-Free 888-716-WAKE
Returning Patients

Contact the Clinic

Phone 336-713-2290
Fax 336-713-2240

Mon - Fri: 8 am - 5 pm
Closed for lunch daily: 11:45 am - 1 pm
Sat: 8 am - 12 pm
147 Peachtree Lane
Advance, NC 27006
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