Dr. Andrew Chesson, III, Dr. Teresa Stump and Cindy Pressler, Physician Assistant, welcome you to their Family Medicine practice. The top priority of the physicians and staff is helping you and your family prevent illness and maintain physical and emotional well-being by providing medical care and recommending healthy lifestyle choices. Our physicians manage acute and chronic illnesses, treat acute injuries, perform minor office surgeries and, when necessary, refer you to an appropriate specialist. Just think of your family medicine physician as your first line of defense in guarding your most valuable possession of all: your health.
• Adult and Well Child Physicals
• Infant and Pediatric Care
• Women’s Health (access to onsite mammography truck)
• Sports Exams
• Diabetes Care (onsite diabetes education)
• Minor Procedures, including treatment of warts, toenal removal, skin biopsy, drainage of abscesses, skin cancer removal, and joint injections
• In-house Lab, EKG (electrocardiogram), Spirometry and Digital X Ray
Catawba Valley Family Medicine – Maiden
37 Island Ford Road, Maiden, NC 28650
For an appointment, please call 828.428.2446 Fax: 828.428.8226
Hours of Operation :
Monday – Friday 8:00 am - 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm - 5:00pm
To contact the After-Hours physician on-call please call 828.324.0258
Catawba Valley Urgent Care
Located at: Catawba Valley Family Medicine- Northeast Hickory
2386 Springs Road NE, Hickory, NC 28601
Hours: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm every Saturday
No appointment necessary
Andrew Chesson, MD
Prior to completing his residency at Louisiana State (Lafayette) University in Family Practice, Dr. Chesson received his medical degree from LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. In addition to his practice at Catawba Valley Family Medicine – Maiden, he is the Medical Director for Catawba Valley Medical Group. Dr. Chesson is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Association, and both the Catawba County and North Carolina Medical Societies.
Keith McManus, MD
Dr. McManus is a board-certified physician with 28 years experience in family medicine. After earning a doctorate of medicine from UNC Chapel Hill in 1984, he has held several teaching roles and is currently an instructor for the Department of Family Medicine at UNC School of Medicine and UNC School of Nursing. Having spent thirteen-years serving in military Special Forces, Dr. McManus is now a disabled veteran with experience serving in both enlisted and commissioned officer active duty.
Teresa Stump, DO
Other Medical Professionals on Staff:
Cindy Pressler, PA
Cindy Pressler, PA-C, has worked as a physician assistant at Catawba Valley Family Medicine – Maiden since 1998. She graduated from Duke University with a Master in Health Sciences and concurrent physician assistant degree. Prior to that she received a Master of Science and Education in Public Health and worked in chronic disease prevention. She is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is also a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.