Dr. Fred TEGA is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia. He attended the renowned College of Medicine University of Ibadan, Nigeria, where he obtained his medical degree. As Sigma Chief, head of the most prestigious club in all of West Africa, his philanthropic activities included helping fellow students in need. In the early days of his career, he collaborated with the World Health Organization and the Nigerian government in combating an outbreak of yellow fever in some rural communities during his National Service. He is married to Tutu, an accountant, and together they have three lovely children.
Dr. Tega and his family spent five years in Columbia, Missouri, during which time he also completed his residency in Pediatrics at the University of Missouri-Columbia. His desire was to work with Christian believers and was led to the Atlanta area where he teamed up with a group of pediatricians in Fayetteville for two years.
PrimeCare Pediatrics was established in 2007 with a view to bringing his gentle and excellent care, for which he is well known, to the Newnan area and its suburbs. Since then he has continued to endear himself to many children and families in the area, and is well known for being a very compassionate and knowledgeable physician.
His interests include spending time with his family, traveling, chess, soccer, and ministering to the needy. Dr. Tega and his wife have a passion for souls and missions.
He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics.
As a Primary Care Provider, Dr. Tega is on the preferred provider list of all major insurance companies and health plans in the Atlanta area and in Georgia at large.
Dr. Olena VanWonterghem is a graduate of Donetsk State Medical University in Ukraine, and practiced Pediatrics in Ukraine for three years before moving to USA. She had attended her U.S. Pediatric Residency in the Mercer University School of Medicine at the Navicent Health Medical Center, Macon, GA. She has a profoundly deep desire to help her patients and cares immensely about each of them.
Dr. VanWonterghem is affectionately referred to as Dr. Van by her patients. She strives to be meticulous in her work, and is well versed in the appropriate American Academy of Pediatric guidelines and policies needed to help the practice succeed.
Dr. VanWonterghem is a member of the Georgia AAP and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
She is married and has one child, and in her rare spare time she enjoys being with her family, traveling.
Dr. Brittany Wilson is a board certified Pediatrician who has practiced in the Atlanta area for almost ten years. She is a proud Georgia native who was born and raised in the Atlanta area. She attended Chamblee High School, and graduated from Wesleyan College in Macon Cum Laude for her undergraduate studies. Dr. Wilson received her medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine in 2007. She continued at Emory to complete her residency in Pediatrics in 2010.
Dr. Wilson enjoys baking, reading, and spending time with family in her free time. She looks forward to providing care to the children of PrimeCare Pediatrics and their families.
Dr. Christina Yu is a Board Certified Pediatrician.
She received her medical school degree at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia in 2015 and completed her residency in pediatrics at University of California, Irvine and Children’s Hospital of Orange County in California in 2018.
She thereafter continued her practice as a general pediatrician in Orange County for 2 years before joining with PrimeCare Pediatrics. Prior to the journey her medical training and career took her on, she called both Georgia and Tennessee home, so she is happy to be back and close to family. She looks forward to providing quality care to the children and families at PrimeCare Pediatrics.
Dr. Yu is a member of the Georgia AAP and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.