MedLink Winder

MedLink Winder

133 W Athens St, Winder, GA 30680
Phone : 770-867-6633

  • Family Health Services
  • Educational Services
  • Family Planning & Birth Control
  • Occupational Services

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Opening Hours
Monday 08:00 AM – 05:00 PM
Tuesday 08:00 AM – 07:00 PM
Wednesday 08:00 AM – 07:00 PM
Thursday 08:00 AM – 07:00 PM
Friday 08:00 AM – 05:00 PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED
MedLink Winder
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MedLink Winder Providers
Mushtaq Ahmed, MD

Mushtaq Ahmed, MD

Service: Primary Care

Dr. Ahmed is the Chief Medical Officer for MedLink Georgia. He received his Doctor of Medicine from Dow Medical College (Karachi, Pakistan) and completed his Residency Program at Saint Francis Hospital in Poughkeepsie, New York. Dr. Ahmed has been serving MedLink’s communities since 2016, initially brought in as a Physician/Medical Director, but through his passion for quality improvement focused on patient care, he was promoted to Chief Medical Officer in 2019. While remaining active as a provider, he continues to foster a culture of quality, challenging all staff to do their part to ensure MedLink reaches its goal of being “#1 in Quality Care”.

Deanna Essig, FNP-C

Deanna Essig, FNP-C

Service: Primary Care

Brittany Fordham, LPC

Brittany Fordham, LPC

Service: Behavioral Health

Lee Lindsey, DNP, FNP-C

lee lindsey Bleshoy, DNP, FNP-C

Service: Primary Care

Lee Lindsey, DNP, FNP-C

Brandon Hardy, LCSW

Service: Behavioral Health

Brandon is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker at our Winder and Monroe offices. He attended school at the University of Georgia and has been employed with MedLink since 2018. He is also a veteran and is passionate about therapy for patients with a military background. Brandon is an experienced clinician who specializes in helping people overcome unresolved trauma, depressive symptoms, anxiety management, and helps patients reclaim a zest for life. Brandon sees patients 7 years old and up.

Jennifer Madore, RD/LDN

Jennifer Madore, RD/LDN

Service: Diabetes, Nutrition

Jennifer is a Registered Dietitian licensed to practice in the state of Georgia. She graduated from the University of Georgia Didactic Program in Dietetics and then completed her Master in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of North Florida including an ACEND accredited supervised Dietetic Internship program. She began working for MedLink in 2020 and specializes in helping patients of all ages with diabetes and weight management but can assist with any problems related to food or nutrition.

Kathryn McCusker, MD

Kathryn McCusker, MD

Service: Pediatrics

Dr. McCusker is a pediatrician at our Winder office. She attended the Medical College of Georgia where she also completed her residency. She has been employed with MedLink since 2011 and sees patients from birth through college age. Her services include specializing in the care of pediatric and adolescent patients; well care including growth, development, and vaccinations; primary care of infants and children with special needs; behavioral health including but not limited to ADHD, anxiety, and depression; outpatient sick visits; and in-office same day testing for many illnesses.

Nicole Powell, DNP, FNP-BC

Nicole Powell, DNP, FNP-BC

Service: Primary Care

Nicole is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner at our Winder office. She attended Augusta University and completed her residency through the Emory University NoGAPP Nurse Practitioner Residency Program. She has been employed with MedLink since 2020 and sees patients ages 12 and older for their primary healthcare needs. She has a passion to create a space for equity in healthcare. She feels blessed to have the opportunity to learn each day, while partnering with patients in their journey to reach their health goals. Nicole believes in practicing yoga and stretching regularly and thinks it is important for all patients, because it creates a space for daily gratitude and helps prevent injuries. She also loves to dance and create organic self-care products

Sandra Seaton, LCSW

Sandra Seaton, LCSW

Service: Behavioral Health

Nirdesh Sharma, MD

Nirdesh Sharma, MD

Service: Pediatrics

Jeralyn Smith, MD

Jeralyn Smith, MD

Service: Pediatrics

Dr. Smith is a Pediatrician at our Winder office and has been employed with MedLink since 2009. She attended school at the University of Georgia and Medical College of Georgia and completed her residency at the University of Kentucky. She sees patients from birth through age 20. She enjoys educating new parents, being a proponent of healthy lifestyle, and helping her patients successfully transition to young adulthood.

Bryan Stephens, FNP-C

Bryan Stephens, FNP-C

Service: Primary Care

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