Hendersonville, N.C.(March 3, 2011)– Park Ridge Medical Associates proudly welcomes Dr. Lorena Wade, a board certified Family Practitioner.  Dr. Wade will be joining Drs. Robert Bailey, Clara Kim, James Thompson and Jennifer Wilhelm in practice at Park Ridge Health at Laurel Park (formerly Laurel Park Medical Center) located at 1881 Pisgah Drive in Laurel Park and can be contacted by calling (828) 697-4336.  Dr. Wade is accepting new, adult patients.

Dr. Wade earned her bachelor’s degree from Southern Adventist University and her medical degree from Loma Linda University.  She completed her residency in Family Medicine at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.  Dr. Wade is board-certified in Family Medicine and has practiced for more than 5 years.

Since 1910, Park Ridge Health has provided healing, health and hope to the people of Western North Carolina. From the miracle of birth, to life’s emergencies, they are so much more than a hospital. The organization’s strength of purpose and passion for health is also aided by our relationship with the Adventist Health System – one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the nation. Today, Park Ridge is served by more than 1,100 team members and 235 physicians that can be found from Laurel Park to Arden, Asheville to Mills River. Their broad network of providers work closely together to provide the community with a comprehensive pathway to health. Experience the difference at parkridgehealth.org.