- Edward G. Hill, Jr. M.D.
- Andreas D. Runheim, M.D.
- Sehr Hafiz, PA-C
- Matt Barabas, MSPAS, PA-C
- Forrest Staton, MMS, PA-C
- Barbara Beck, MA, PA-C
Edward G. Hill, Jr., M.D.
Dr. Edward Hill received his Medical Doctorate from the Bowman Gray School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, NC. He has completed internships and residencies in Family Practice and Neurology, and has received advanced professional training in Neurology, Neurosonology, and Neuro-anthropology. Dr. Hill has been in practice with Salem Neurological Center since 1993. He is a Clinical Instructor in Neurology at the Bowman Gray School of Medicine, and an active member of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, the American Medical Association, and the North Carolina Medical Association.
Dr. Hill has been lauded as a physician at the top of his field in professional peer reviews, garnering him recognition as one of The Best Doctors in America®.
Andreas D. Runheim, M.D.
Dr. Andreas Runheim received his undergraduate degree from Mars Hill College in Mars Hill, NC, and his medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, NC. He completed his internal medicine internship at the University of North Carolina Hospitals and his neurology residency from Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Runheim was awarded a mini-fellowship in Uppsala, Sweden, with Dr. Erik Stalberg and a clinical neurophysiology fellowship at Duke University Medical Center.
Dr. Runheim is a member of the American Academy of Neurology. He is board-certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and board-certified in Electrodiagnostic Medicine.
Dr. Runheim’s clinical interests include neuromuscular disease, electromyography, electroencephalography, epilepsy, and general neurology. He joined Salem Neurological Center in 2006.
Sehr Hafiz, PA-C
Sehr Hafiz-Husain is a board certified Physician Assistant who received her training from Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2009. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology from Baylor University in Waco, Texas, where she graduated with honors. Although a true Texan at heart, she has now made Winston Salem her home. Sehr has a passion for neurology, a focus of her graduate school training. She also has a unique interest in other cultures, and is fluent in three languages, Spanish, Hindi, and English. In her free time, she enjoys watching sports, traveling, and spending quality time with her husband.
Matt Barabas, MSPAS, PA-C
Matt Barabas is a board certified Physician Assistant. He received his undergraduate degree in Zoology from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. After graduation he completed training as an EMT-Paramedic and went on to receive a Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from South University in Savannah, Georgia. Matt previously worked as an Emergency Department Physician Assistant before joining Salem Neurological Center in 2013.
Forrest Staton, MMS, PA-C
Forrest Staton is a native of Winston Salem and a board certified Physician Assistant. She received her undergraduate degree in Spanish from Wake Forest University where she graduated with honors. She then earned her Masters of Medical Science from the Wake Forest University Physician Assistant Program in 2006. Her master’s thesis explored the role of Physician Assistants in underserved areas and was published by the Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. She has actively served on the Community Advisory Board of the Wake Forest University Cancer Center since 2008. She is married and has two children, ages seven and four.
Barbara Beck, MA, PA-C
Barbara Beck is a board certified Physician Assistant having received her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from Stony Book University in New York. Her masters thesis was on the subject of autism, a subject close to her heart as her oldest son has mild autism. As a team captain for Autism Speaks, she has been successful in leading her team to raising over $10,000 to increase autism awareness. She is also on the Board of Directors for a charity that raises scholarship money and awareness for I-cell, a rare genetic lysosomal disorder. To date, the Olivia Grace Armand Foundation has raised over $15,000 in scholarships for nurses and PAs wanting to specialize in pediatric oncology. Before coming to Salem Neurological Center, Barbara spent many years in emergency medicine including 12 years as an EMT in New York. She and her two children, Kevin, 11, and Patti, 9, moved to North Carolina a year ago and while they miss the pizza, they love the biscuit gravy!