For Immediate Release March 27, 2012
A ribbon cutting and open house was held March 22 in Orange Grove to celebrate Memorial’s new location for pediatric health care services, Gulf Coast Pediatrics in Acadian Court, Suite C, 12259 Highway 49N, Gulfport. Acadian Court is located just north of Norwood Village, the previous clinic location.
To commemorate the occasion, the ribbon was cut with children’s safety scissors by (L-R) Patricia Westbrook, Office Manager; Dr. Charles Samms and Dr. Maureen Holland, Memorial Pediatricians; Kathie Short and Linda Sherman, Members, Memorial Board of Trustees; Ella Holmes-Hines, Councilwoman, Ward 7; Amy Haulsee, Manager, Memorial Women & Children Services; George Schloegel, Gulfport Mayor; William Martin, Supervisor, District 4; David White, Chairman, Memorial Board of Trustees; Chevis Swetman, Chairman, Memorial Hospital Foundation Board of Directors; and Cara Pucheu, Councilwoman, Ward 7.
The pediatric clinic is primarily staffed by Dr. Catherine Cupp, Dr. Charles Samms and Christie Thrash, CPNP; however, several Memorial pediatricians rotate days at this location. To make an appointment, call (228) 575-2800. Hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to Noon.