Today at RCAM: Wednesday Notes

Today is Wednesday, April 10, 2024

  • This morning we sign off from our answering service at 8:00 AM to take phone calls directly from our office.
  • There are no ‘walk-ins’ - all visits are by appointment only.
  • Office hours for Wednesday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Front office lunch break / catch up time: 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
  • After 5:00 PM, phone calls go to our answering service.
  • After hours messages are sent to the on-call pediatrician or our nurse triage service. This service is for urgent needs for sick or potentially sick children only.

Mask only if:

  • Symptoms: patients with fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, or congestion - all present for that appointment are to wear a mask.
  • Preference: nurses and providers will be happy to wear a mask during your appointment if family prefers.
  • Mask policy only applies to 3 years and up when developmentally appropriate.

If you have an appointment today...

  • You may come directly into the office when you arrive for your appointment.
  • You do not need to call from the parking lot - just come right up to the office to check in.

If you have a sick child...

  • Some key things to know about getting in contact with us if you have a sick child are summarized here.
  • COVID testing: We offer COVID-19 testing at both the Duraleigh and Brier Creek offices. More details can be found here.

If you have a newborn...

  • Call to see one of providers for your newborn follow-up appointment.
  • If you would like to meet with our lactation consultant, mention that when you make your appointment. 
  • Here is more information about our lactation services (Somer's upcoming schedule is noted below).

Today's Lineup

On Call Provider >Jen Long, MD
Duraleigh Office >Todd Harris, MD
Jen Long, MD
Sarah Owrey, MD
Brier Creek Office >Rick Gessner, MD
Michael Goley, CPNP
Ben Meares, MD
Lactation Consultant >
Today, Somer not in either office. Tomorrow, she will be in our Brier Creek office.

Important Numbers

24 hour office number: 919-781-7490
Poison Control: 1-800-222-1222


Contact Us

Raleigh Children Logo

Phone (919) 781-7490

Fax (919) 783-0903

Patient Portal

Duraleigh Office Location

3100 Duraleigh Road, Suite 300
Raleigh, NC. 27612


Brier Creek Office Location

10208 Cerny Street, Suite 100
Raleigh, NC. 27617


  • All patients visits are by appointment only
  • *On Wednesdays we typically do not open our doors until 9am (We do have an occasional Wednesday that we will open at 8am)
  • Outside of regular office hours, calls automatically go to our answering service
  • On weekdays during lunch from 12:30pm to 1:30pm, calls are automatically transferred to our answering service
  • Holiday hours are listed above. We are open everyday except for Christmas Day.