Located: 111 West Roper Road, Easley, SC 29640
Office: 864. 897.8280
Robert Person, MD
Lori Ellenburg, FNP
Sam Lusk, FNP, BC, BC-ADM
Hours of Operation:
M-F 8:30am – 5:00pm
Closed 12:30pm – 1:30pm for lunch
For general information email: AHCEastside@cmhsc.org
AnMed Health Cannon Eastside Family Practice is located at 111 West Roper Road, Easley – just off of Highway 8. The practice is staffed with one family physician and two nurse practitioners.
Dr. Robert Person is a Board Certified Family Physician. He is a graduate of The University of Georgia receiving a BS in Biology with general honors in 1979. He earned his Doctor of Allopathic Medicine (MD) from the Medical College of Georgia in 1983. He completed his residency at Tuscaloosa, Alabama School of Medicine in 1986. Dr. Person served as a flight surgeon in the US Air Force from 1986 until 1992. He has specialized training in Allergy and Asthma patients.
Lori Ellenburg is a 2017 graduate of Clemson University with a Master’s of Science in Nursing. Prior to becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner, she worked as a registered nurse at AnMed Health Cannon for eight years in critical care and the emergency room. She grew up in the Pickens community and has a passion for serving its members. Her interests include running, cycling, and triathlons, horseback riding, spending time with family, and Clemson football. She is also actively involved in her church. She and her husband welcomed a baby boy in August of 2017.
Trang “Sam” Lusk, RN, MSN, FNP-BC, BC-ADM, received her Master of Science degree in Nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed a special internship at the Endocrinology Specialists group in Greenville, South Carolina. Sam is board certified by the American Nurse Credentialing Center with a specialty in Family Medicine. She is also Board Certified-Advanced Diabetes Management (BC-ADM) from the American Association of Diabetes Educators. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and South Carolina Nurse Association Advance Nurse Practitioner chapter. She currently serves as an elected board member, education coordinator and speaker for the Upstate Nurse Practitioner Association. Sam is actively involved, advocating the improvement of the Nurse Practitioner profession at the state level in Columbia, SC. She is also preceptor for nurse practitioner students from Clemson University, Medical University of South Carolina, University of South Carolina and other universities. Sam has a special love for practicing diabetic care, performing minor office procedures, and keeps up with current treatments through continued study from the American Diabetes Association, American Association of Diabetes Educators, American Association of Nurse Practitioners Conferences, and the local chapter Upstate Nurse Practitioner Association. She holds undergraduate degrees in nursing and chemistry from the University of South Florida. Prior to joining Cannon Family Practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner, her work experience includes Charge Nurse (RN), education mentor, and preceptor for nursing students in the Brain Injured, Stroke and Orthopedic, 98-bed unit, at Wake Med Rehabilitation Hospital in Raleigh, North Carolina, a nationally accredited rehabilitation hospital; Charge Nurse (RN) in the Orthopedic unit of University Community Hospital, Tampa, Florida; and Chemistry lab teacher at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa, Florida.
Her hobbies include gardening, reading, water sports and hiking. She most enjoys time with family and especially her grandchildren. She is very active in her church, and serves in several leadership roles.
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