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WakeMed Urgent Cares closed at 4:30 pm on December 10. All other WakeMed Physician Practices were closed on December 10. 

On December 11, many services will open at 10 am, and WakeMed Physician Practices, including Urgent Cares, will be opening at 11 am.

See a detailed list of closings and delays.

Remember, our hospitals and emergency departments are always open.

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Laura Ekka, MD

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WakeMed Physician Practices – Primary Care – Garner
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Primary Care - Garner
400 U.S. Highway 70 East, Suite 202
WakeMed Garner Healthplex
Garner, NC 27529
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Disease prevention and family wellness
Undergraduate Degree
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark.
Medical School
University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Va.
Professional Memberships
Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Physicians and the American Medical Association

Dr. Laura Ekka is a physician of both Pediatrics and Adult Internal Medicine, with special clinical interests in disease prevention and family wellness. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Ekka received her medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Va. after earning her bachelor’s degree in zoology from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Ark. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Physicians and the American Medical Association. In her free time, Dr. Ekka enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, playing guitar, singing, hiking and reading. She and her husband recently adopted their first child.

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