Charlottesville Wellness Center
Family Practice

Our Charlottesville Family Doctors

The Wellness Center is a comprehensive group of Charlottesville family doctors — physicians, holistic medicine experts and nurse practitioners — specializing in acute and preventive care. Our doctors and family nurse practitioners encompass a range of specialties including women's health, geriatrics, family and occupational medicine. We practice in pediatrics, adolescent care, mid-life health issues for men and women, as well as geriatric medicine and hospice care.

Doctor Samuel Caughron, MD - Charlottesville General Practitioner

General Practitioner | Charlottesville Family Medicine | Preventive Care

Dr. Samuel Caughron, MD, is a Charlottesville general practitioner focused on preventive care and family medicine.

Doctor Caughron graduated from the University of Kansas Medical School in 1971 and interned at Gorgas Hospital in the Canal Zone. He served in the National Health Service Corps. His experience includes emergency room, local health department and occupational medicine practice. He is a fellow in the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and the American College of Preventive Medicine.

Doctor Ann Klecan, MD - Women's Health, Adolescent and Well Baby Care

Women's Health | Adolescent Medicine | Well Baby Care

Dr. Ann Klecan, MD, merged her practice (River’s Edge Family Medicine) with Charlottesville Wellness Center Family Practice August 1, 2012.

Dr. Ann Klecan is an experienced family physician who has been in the Charlottesville community for 15 years. She earned her medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at the Medical Center of Delaware. Her clinical interests include women’s health, adolescent medicine and well baby care.

Doctor Denise Way, MD - Charlottesville Family Medicine Physician

Dr. Way left our practice on November 19, 2014. She accepted a faculty position at the University of Virginia Department of Family Medicine. We will be able to continue providing medical care to you and your family. Read the departure announcement from Dr. Caughron and Dr. Klecan.

Ananda Cronin, MSN Master's Nurse Practitioner - Charlottesville Women's Health Issues

Women's Health | Charlottesville Hospice Counseling | Gynecology Care

Ananda Cronin MSN, FNP, earned her first master's degree from Virginia Commonwealth University, in counseling psychology. She achieved her second master's degree in nursing, as well as her family nurse practitioner training at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.

Her background in nursing includes working with women who had gynecological cancers, and working with hospice patients. She has a special interest in women's health.

Tina Rutt, GNP Gerontological Nurse Practitioner - Charlottesville Gerontology / Geriatric Medicine

Gerontological Nurse Practitioner | Charlottesville Geriatrics & Rehabilitation Care

Tina Rutt, GNP, has been a long term care nurse for 19 years.

She is now a geriatric nurse practitioner practicing with us at Charlottesville Health and Rehabilitation Center (formerly Heritage Hall Nursing Home).

Steve Fetcho, FNP Family Nurse Practitioner - Charlottesville Adolescent &Children's Health

Family Nurse Practitioner | Charlottesville Adolescent & Children's Health

Steve Fetcho, FNP, graduated from UVA with a degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner. He has worked in a family practice setting for several years as well as in the Hospital's emergency room.

He is an active member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and Advanced Cardiac Life Support. His interests include: high blood pressure, diabetes, adolescent and children's health.

Alycia Yowell-Many, MSN FNP-C Certified Family Nurse Practitioner - Adolescent Health - Womens Health, Family Planning

Family Nurse Practitioner | Charlottesville Adolescent Health, Women's Health & Family Planning

Alycia Yowell-Many, MSN FNP-C, graduated from UVA Family Nurse Practitioner program. Her background includes public health, obstetrics and gynecology and critical care. Her clinical interests include adolescent health, women's health and family planning.