Meet Our Women's Center Team
Andria Smith, RNC-OB, CBC, CCE
David Kirk, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Kirk received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and completed his Internship and Residency at the University of Tennessee in Memphis, TN. He has 22 years of medical experience and specializes in all areas of obstetrics and gynecology and laparoscopic surgery. His areas of special interest are minimally invasive surgery, treatment of endometriosis, and menopausal symptoms. He has over 20 years of experience in obstetrics and gynecology.
Jenny Van Winkle, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Van Winkle is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology. She received her medical degree from Texas A&M Health Science Center – College of Medicine and completed her residency at The Methodist Hospital – Houston Obstetrics & Gynecology in Houston, TX. Her special interests and training include prenatal care, family planning, infertility evaluations and treatment, laparoscopic and vaginal surgeries, well-woman exams, colposcopy and LEEP (Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure) procedures, hysteroscopy and menopausal care. Van Winkle is also fluent in Spanish.
Robin Matthews, MD - Gynecology
Dr. Robin Matthews is board-certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology with Haywood Women’s Medical Center. She received her medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham, AL, and completed her residency at North Carolina Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem, NC. She is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has over 25 years of experience in obstetrics and gynecology.
Jody Schmit, CNM - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Jodie has joined the medical team of Haywood Women’s Medical Center to provide comprehensive women’s and OB/GYN care to the community. Her areas of special interest are prenatal care, labor and delivery, and postpartum care, along with normal well-women care, such as yearly physical examinations. Her nursing degrees: BSN from the University of Minnesota | MSN from the Frontier Nursing University. She is Certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board.
Joseph Niner, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Niner received his BS Degree from the University of Maryland and graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed his residency at York Hospital in PA and is Board Certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Obstetrics & Gynecologic Surgery by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Anna Mooney, MD - Pediatrics
Dr. Anna Mooney received her medical degree from the University of South Carolina-School of Medicine, Columbia, SC and her post-graduate training was at the Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, GA where she completed a Pediatrics residency. She also holds a B.S.. in Chemical Engineering (cum laude) from the University of South Carolina. She is certified by the American Heart Associate in PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) and NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation.
Mark Kinter, MD - Pediatrics/Family Medicine
Born in Parkersburg, WV, Dr. Kinter received his B.A... degree in Microbiology from Clemson University, SC. He received his medical degree from the University of SC in Charleston. He completed his family medicine residency at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC in 1994 and has been Board Certified in Family Medicine since 1994. He is certified in the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (American Academy of Pediatrics) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS - American Heart Association) as well as Neonatal Advanced Life Support (NALS). Dr. Kinter serves as the Chief of the Maternal Child Health Service at Haywood Regional Medical Center and on the Board of Trustees.
Nancy Freeman, MD - Pediatrics/Family Medicine
A Haywood County native, Dr. Freeman received her B.A... in Biology from Wake Forest University and her medical degree from UNC Chapel-Hill. She completed her Family Medicine residency training in 1985 at MAHEC Family Medicine Program in Asheville, NC and has been Board Certified in Family Medicine since 1985. She is certified in the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (American Academy of Pediatrics) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS - American Heart Association).
Laura Willis, RN, BSN, IBCLC
Laura Willis, RN, BSN, IBCLC is a graduate of Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing and University of North Carolina-Charlotte. She has been a nurse for over 30 years and sat for her board exam in 2008. Laura has also been a La Leche League Leader since 2007.
Her practice began in Charlotte at Carolinas Medical System. In the summer of 2015 she and her family moved to Waynesville and she began practicing at Haywood Regional Medical Center in October of 2015.
Mara Lubic - LPN, BHS, ICLC
Mara Lubic LPN, BHS, IBCLC is a graduate of Palm Beach State College, in South Florida. She has been a nurse for 8 + years, working in different modalities from Endocrine to Lactation. She has been a Board Certified Lactation Consultant since 2015.
Mara began her study of Lactation in El Paso, Texas. Since then, she finished her training under a leading mentor in South Carolina. In 2017, Mara and her family moved to WNC to enjoy mountain life. She began working at Haywood Medical Center in the summer of 2018.
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