Physicians

Dr. Richard Orlowski

Dr. Richard Orlowski

Dr. Richard Orlowski received his undergraduate degree from Southern Illinois University. After receiving his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, he completed his internal medicine internship and residency at Washington University. Dr. Orlowski then completed his fellowship in Oncology/Hematology at Duke University in Durham, NC. Dr. Orlowski opened his Hickory practice in 1983.  He is on staff at Catawba Valley Medical Center and Frye Regional Medical Center and is certified in medical oncology.

Dr. Peterson

Dr. John Peterson

John Peterson, MD attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He graduated in 1983, completing his fellowship at the University of North Carolina and Duke University. His certifications include Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology. Dr. Peterson independently operated his own practice in Sanford, NC from 1992 – 2008. In 2005, Dr. Peterson opened a second office in Cary, NC. He is on staff at Catawba Valley Medical Center and Frye Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Flint Gray

Dr. Flint Gray

Dr. Gray joins us from Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center, in Watauga County. He received his Medical Degree from Emory University School of Medicine in 1987. He brings to our practice 21 years of Oncology experience. Dr. Gray is originally from Kingsport, Tennessee. He is married, with two daughters. He enjoys running, bicycling, skiing and golf. Dr. Gray will be on staff at Catawba Valley Medical Center and Frye Regional Medical Center.


Mid-Levels

Diane Erickson-Fox, NP-C

Diane Erickson-Fox, NP-C

Virginia Deal, NP-C

Virginia Deal, NP-C

Susan Rieder, PA-C

Susan Rieder, PA-C


Sheila Miller, PA-C

Sheila Miller, PA-C

Rae Palmer, NP-C

Rae Palmer, NP-C

Denise Greene, PA-C

Denise Greene, PA-C


Kimberly Gentry, PA-C

Kimberly Gentry, PA-C

Benjamin Hurst

Benjamin Hurst, PA-C

Amanda Piotroski

Amanda Piotrowski, NP-C