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Boylan Healthcare Joins Triangle Physician Network


January 3, 2011

RALEIGH, N.C. - Boylan Healthcare, PLLC, a physician practice comprised of 35 staff including eight board-certified physicians, has joined Triangle Physician Network, LLC, (TPN) effective January 1, 2011.TPN is a joint effort of Rex Healthcare and UNC Health Care to operate a regional network of physicians to expand the system's ability to support the evolving health care needs of the region.

TPN provides primary care and specialty physician practices the ability coordinate with the health care system's electronic medical records and access to operational support and specialty and sub-specialty care providers.

"This coordinated approach provides more opportunities for our team to engage in patient care," said Todd Helton, M.D. Ph.D. of Boylan Healthcare. "We are excited to collaborate with care providers across the region to enhance the care we provide patients."

Boylan Healthcare brings 46 years of experience caring for patients, as well as an expertise in cardiac and diabetes care, to the network, with offices in North Raleigh and at North Hills. "Boylan has a long reputation for outstanding care. We are fortunate to have them join our network," said TPN's Executive Administrative Director, Bob Ricker. "Mutually beneficial relationships between hospitals and private practices will continue to increase. We look forward to strengthening our network of care providers in 2011."

Boylan Healthcare physicians and staff joining TPN include:

Browning Place location (North Hills)
3900 Browning Pl., Ste. 101, Raleigh, NC 27609

  • Gregory Appert, M.D.
  • Joshua Garriga, M.D.
  • Todd Helton, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Robert Smithson, M.D.
  • Teresa Terezis, M.D.
  • Polly Watson, M.D.
  • Kim Bastide, PA-C
  • Suzanne Hage, PA-C
  • Mandy Wilson, PA-C

Healthpark location (North Raleigh)
8300 Health Park, Ste. 309, Raleigh, NC 27615

  • Howard Newell, M.D.
  • Charles Wehbie, M.D.
  • Blythe Ward, PA-C
  • Mandy Wilson, PA-C

TPN is a not-for-profit, wholly-owned subsidiary of UNC Health Care and is based out of Morrisville, North Carolina. The network currently includes 16 regional physician practices and more than 68 physicians. Current TPN practices include: 

  • Boylan Healthcare 
  • Chapel Hill North Medical Center
  • Chatham Crossing Medical Center
  • Chatham Primary Care 
  • Executive Health (The Carolina Clinic)
  • Highgate Family Medical Center
  • Pittsboro Family Medicine
  • Rex Primary Care of Holly Springs
  • Rex Family Practice of Knightdale
  • Rex Family Practice of Wakefield
  • Rex Senior Health Center
  • Rex/UNC Family Practice of Panther Creek
  • Sanford Hematology Oncology
  • Sanford Specialty Clinics
  • UNC Family Medicine at Hillsborough
  • University Pediatrics at Highgate

For more information about TPN, visit tpnmd.com. For more information about Boylan Healthcare, visit boylanhealthcare.com.

About Boylan Healthcare
Boylan Healthcare, PLLC is the Greater Raleigh's area leading private practice specializing in the comprehensive care of adults. Focused on wellness and preventive health care, we emphasize detecting and modifying patient risk factors before they lead to serious illnesses. The caring doctors and professionals offer a wide range of convenient on-site services to patients as well as utilize world-class advanced medical technology and equipment. For almost three decades, people have trusted the professionals at Boylan Healthcare with their wellness and healthcare needs.

Contact: Kerry Grace Heckle
(919) 740-9716