Medical Centers


Weems Medical Center East in Carrabelle and Weems Medical Center West in Apalachicola provide primary care, family medicine, and rotating specialty care services.  Family and primary care services are available Monday through Friday.  Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are always welcome.  Specialty care services are available by appointment only. Clinic hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm, closed 12:00pm to 12:30pm for lunch.

Weems Medical Center West 137 12th Street, Apalachicola, FL (850)653-1525 

Weems Medical Center East 110 NE 5th Street, Carrabelle, FL (850)697-2345  


Now Offering LabCorp Collection Services

LabCorp Lab Orders Accepted at Both Locations

Walk-ins welcome from 8:00am to 11:30am

Monday through Friday.  

Appointments are also available. 



Roy "Skip" Parker, PA-C, DFAAPA

Roy "Skip" Parker is a Board Certified Registered Physician Assistant with 42 years of direct patient care experience.  Skip graduated from the Albany-Hudson Valley Physician Assistant Program in 1975. His residency was performed in 1982 with the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Emergency Residency Program.  Skip obtained Board Certification through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants in 1980.  In 1993, he returned to the Chicago Medical School at Finch University and obtained his Bachelor of Science degree through the Physician Assistant Program. Skip Parker is recognized as a Distinguished Fellow by the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  Other professional memberships include the Society of Emergency Physician Assistants, the Georgia Association of Physician Assistants, and the Association of Family Practice Physician Assistants.

Sussete Valdueza, FNP-BC

Sussete Valdueza is a Board Certified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner.  Sussete graduated in 2015 with a Master of Science in Nursing from Barry University.  Sussete is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and holds the credential of Family Nurse Practitioner-Board Certified (FNP-BC) awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center 

Cassidy Abbott-Orr, FNP-BC

Cassidy Abbott-Orr is a Board Certified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner.  She started her career as a nursing assistant in 1998 and worked in every rank of nursing. In 2005 she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Louisville. In 2010 she graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University with a Masters in Nursing and Primary Care. Cassidy received honors from Yale University and the University of Kentucky for her publications in wound, nutrition and diabetic care. Cassidy holds the credential of Family Nurse Practitioner-Board Certified (FNP-BC) awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Cassidy spent many of her years at the University of Kentucky Trauma I center in every level of care in the Emergency department, hospital and clinics. Cassidy enjoys providing care to all ages and looks forward to providing care to you and your family. 

General supervision and medical direction of the Weems Medical Centers is provided by Patrick F. O. Conrad, MD. 

Patrick F. O. Conrad, MD

Dr. Patrick Conrad, a Florida-born native, was a 1983 graduate of The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina. Following graduation with a BA in History, Dr. Conrad entered Aviation Officer Commissioning School at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida. After serving in the US Navy for 9 years, Dr. Conrad  entered  the College of Medicine at the University of Florida. In 1996, he was was awarded the degree of Doctor of Medicine.  Following graduation, Dr. Conrad performed his residency at the Tallahassee Memorial Family Practice Residency Program. After completing his residency, he was awarded Board Certification by the American Board of Family Medicine.   In addition to serving as the Supervising Clinic Physician for Weems Medical Centers, Dr. Conrad serves as the Weems Ambulance Service Medical Director, the ER Medical Director, and the Medical Staff representative on the George E. Weems Memorial Hospital Governing Board.  

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