Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor Welcomes Amy Nayo, MD


Granville Health System (GHS) recently announced Amy Nayo, MD will be joining Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor (GPC-BC) later this month. Dr. Nayo is currently accepting new patients and provides comprehensive care from pediatric though adulthood.

Dr. Nayo is a graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and completed her residency through the UNC School of Medicine Family Medicine Residency Program.

Dr. Nayo is one of 12 Family Medicine Scholars selected by the North Carolina Academy of Family Practice (NCAFP) for demonstrating academic excellence, leadership and an interest in family medicine. In addition, she was a Louis and Betsy West Scholar. This scholarship is awarded to those intending to be family practitioners in rural areas of North Carolina and who are “industrious, of high moral character, maintain a high scholastic average, and have demonstrated their overall abilities.”

“Granville is pleased to welcome Dr. Nayo to a team of incredibly talented providers,” said L. Lee Isley, PhD, FACHE, CEO of Granville Health System. “She will be joining Dr. Elizabeth Baltaro and Jennifer Mahoney, FNP in expanding access to family medicine in southern Granville County, providing a complement of services in caring for entire families, ranging from pediatric to adult medicine.”

The arrival of Dr. Nayo to GPC-BC is part of a current overarching expansion of physician services occurring throughout Granville Health System. Recently, GHS has welcomed new providers in pediatrics, hospitalist services, surgical services and urology.

“I’m excited to have the opportunity to practice family medicine in Granville County,” Nayo said. “My focus is on delivering quality, patient-centered care and being available for patients and all members of their families.  I know I share this commitment with Granville Health System. I truly look forward to joining GHS during this time of growth.”

Dr. Nayo is joining the practice at an exciting time. GPC-BC is currently undergoing the first phase of a long-range campus development plan, which includes the renovation and expansion of additional primary care and ExpressCare exam rooms, providing increased access and availability of visits.

The look and feel of the facility will change, with a newly renovated and expanded lobby and registration area with additional seating. There will also be a dedicated space for patient education and dietician consultations.

“We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Nayo to Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor. We are pleased to be expanding our capacity for primary care visits,” said Cristina Carroll, COO of Granville Health System. “GHS is positioned to be responsive to our community, ensuring access to quality care is available. We look forward to continued growth in both pediatric and primary care.”

Dr. Nayo is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment please call 919-575-6103 or visit to make an appointment online.

About Granville Health System

For more than 97 years, Granville Health System has been delivering quality health care close to home. To meet the growing needs of our community, Granville Health System has expanded its services throughout Granville County, offering convenient access to medical care where you work and live. GHS received a number of national awards, including the Hospital of Choice Award which named Granville Health System as one of the top 100 hospitals in the country in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. GHS also received the Community Value Index Five-Star Hospital Award, placing GHS in the top 20% of hospitals in the country in offering financial value to the communities served, while reinvesting back into facilities in order to provide for current and emerging health needs. Recently, Granville Health System was named one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. The GHS main campus is located at 1010 College Street, Oxford, North Carolina. For more information about Granville Health System visit GHS online at

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