On the 5th July 1978 Carteret Children’s Clinic began its journey to Morehead City. The clinic is a medical home. They are committed to providing the highest quality of medical care. Their staff provides patient care in a in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The clinic was founded with just one nurse and one receptionist. They now have three physicians and two nurse practitioners. They also have an Psychiatric Mental Health nurse practitioner, and 30 employees.
Carteret Children’s Clinic Address/ Phone Number
3510 John Platt Drive (map)
Morehead City, NC 28557
Phone No- 252 726 0511
Fax No- 252 726 7441
Monday to Friday
8 am to 5 pm
Monday to Thursday- 5 pm to 7 pm
Every Saturday- 7:30 to 11:30 am
Carteret Children’s Clinic Services
They offer services that include
Routine Physical Exams
Sports Physicals and Immunizations
Dental Varnishing during good exam
Management of acute and chronic health problems for adolescents and Children.
Spanish interpreter/Translation Services
Maternal Post Partum Depression Screening
Referrals to local and regional specialists as needed.
Their advanced care team offer services that include Mental health services, Psychiatric Mental health Nurse practitioner, Licensed Clinical Mental Health.
Care Coordination and Care Management.
Carteret Children’s Clinic Doctors & Nurse
Their doctors and nurse are
1〉 Katharine S. Moorehead, MD, FAAP
Dr. Katharine was born and grew up in New York. From the University of California, she completed her undergraduate degree.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine In New York.
Outside of her work, she is interested in Family, sports, arts, crafts.
2〉 Dr. Rowe, MD, FAAP
Dr. Rowe was born and grew up in Bath County, VA. She completed her bachelor’s science in biology.
Doctor of Medicine
Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk.
In her free time, Dr. Rowe likes to enjoy biking, camping, cooking, traveling.
3〉 Margaret Merrick, MD, FAAP
Dr. Margaret was born and grew up in Tampa, Florida.
University of Virginia, Charlottesville.
Doctor of Medicine
Eastern Virginia Medical School
She likes swimming, boating, and biking.
4〉 Melanie C. Johnston
Melanie was born and grew up in New Bern, NC. She completed her nursing degree from UNC-Chapel Hill.
In 1993 she completed her Nursing degree. From the University of Colorado, she completed her Master of Science in Nursing.
5〉 Robin Gillikin
Robin was born and grew up in Dothan, Alabama.
From the University of North Carolina, she completed her bachelor of arts in Physical Education.
In 2000, she completed her Bachelor of Science in nursing at the University of North Carolina
6〉 Cindy Compeggie, PNP
Cindy is very experienced in her Nursing profession. She becomes a certified nurse in 1996. In the Coastal area, she worked for more than 30 years as a Registered Nurse and 22 years as a Nurse.
She has very experienced in Patient & Staff education, Pediatric, and oncology nursing.