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Dr. Robert Matthews








A doctor who enjoys helping patients navigate the healthcare system, Robert Matthews has recently joined BAMC after spending 11 years as a missionary in Africa. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our team.
Welcome Dr. Matthews!

Learn more about Dr. Matthews.

Dr. Amanda Steventon








Welcome Dr. Steventon! With a passion for helping people of all ages (newborn and up), we are happy to have her join our team to serve BAMC patients. Growing up in rural Kansas and seeing the need for more quality healthcare helped fuel her desire to be a physician.

Learn more about Dr. Steventon.


Benson Area Medical Center (BAMC) marked its 40 years of service to residents in Harnett, Johnston and Sampson counties on Nov. 19 with a celebration that included many healthcare leaders and remarks from North Carolina State Health Director, Dr. Betsey Tilson.

Established in 1979, BAMC is a federally certified rural health center providing primary healthcare to more than 12,000 residents of Johnston, Harnett and Sampson counties. In addition to our mission of providing quality, compassionate care, the Center also serves as a training site for many future pharmacists, physician assistants and physicians.

Dr. Amy-Jo Bekong








We are excited to have you join our team of caring, compassionate providers. Your experience, love of this community, and joyful spirit radiates on those around you. Welcome!

Make an appointment with Dr. Bekong or any of our dedicated healthcare professionals by calling 919-894-2011.

Learn more about Dr. Bekong.

Myron Adams, PA-C








Physician Assistant and area native, Myron Adams, has joined our team as the new acute care provider. His role is to see patients who need to be treated immediately, but whose established provider’s schedule is full.

We are thrilled to have him serve alongside our growing list of hard-working providers.

Learn more about Mr. Adams.

REC_PCMH11Benson Area Medical Center, Inc. is a National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recognized Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH).  Participation in a NCQA Recognition Program demonstrates that the practice values quality health care delivery and the latest clinical protocols to ensure that patients receive the best care at the right time.

As a patient centered medical home, Benson Area Medical Center has in place a care team which includes a Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse (for patient triage) and a  Pharmacist (for medication management and Warfarin management).

Benson Area Medical Center (BAMC) is a community-owned nonprofit, offering primary health care services to EVERYONE. Providing access to quality, cost-effective primary health care services to everyone is BAMC's primary goal. Se Habla Espanol


This practice serves all patients regardless of inability to pay.
Discounts for essential services are offered based on family size and income.
For more information, ask at the front desk or visit our website.
Thank you.
Esta práctica sirve a todos los pacientes, independientemente de la incapacidad de pago.
Descuentos para los servicios esenciales son ofrecidos dependiendo de tamaño de la
familia y de los ingresos.
Usted puede solicitar un descuento en la recepción o visita nuestro sitio web.


Leaving a legacy of health!

By making a gift in memory or honor of someone you help assure that quality healthcare is made available to everyone in our communities. Benson Area Medical Center is involved in providing quality care not only for the residents of our area but we also provide a Farmworker Clinic begining in the summer through October. We are committed to helping equip the next generation of healthcare providers and leaders through our cooperation with programs such as MedServe and through partnerships with Campbell University and other educational facilities.
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