Our staff truly makes us special.  Whether it's Debbie juggling too many things at once, Dina making phone calls and practicing sound medicine, or Kim in our Xray department, our staff makes us special.  We pride ourselves on greeting you with a smile and giving you the attention to detail that you should expect.  All of our staff is special at Uncommon Care.  We value them and by doing this they are able to serve you well.

Uncommon Care Staff Bio's


Edwin Yaeger DO

I love our patient population and staff at Uncommon Care.  I enjoy bringing my background in Emergency Medicine,  the US Navy, and my love of North Carolina to our clinic.  Personally, I could not be happier than to be around my wonderful wife and my children.  They are all loved tremendously. 

Dr. Yaeger is a board certified Emergency Medicine physician with over 20 years of experience in medicine.  He is a former US Navy physician and trained in Virginia, Illinois, Pennsylvania and South Carolina.  He lives in Fuquay-Varina and is fortunate to have the support of his loving wife Kelly and children Edwin and Emma.  He continues to be active and work in the emergency departments of many local hospitals.

Glenn Tripp PA-C
Glenn brings a wealth of experience to Uncommon Care having previously been a paramedic in the state of NC.  He has a background in Emergency Medicine and his "can do" attitude makes our clinic function at a high level.  He enjoys spending time with his wife and family during his time off as well as trying his hand at golf.

Megan Puckett FNP

Meagan Puckett is a Family Nurse Practitioner, native to Garner, NC. She received a Bachelor's in the Science of Nursing at East Carolina University and a Master's in the Science of Nursing with a concentration as a Family Nurse a Practitioner from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has many years of experience as a nurse in the emergency department setting and has worked as a nurse practitioner in the retail clinic and urgent care settings. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with loved ones, going to NC beaches, traveling to other countries, and embracing all of life's adventures. She has two dogs, a Maltipoo and a German Shepherd, and she and her husband Brandon have a beautiful baby girl.



David Alan Peterson MD

David is a vascular surgeon who specializes in cardiovascular comprehensive wellness and treatment.  He completed his medical school at Stanford University and his vascular training at Duke University.  He specializes in minimally invasive treatment for arterial and venous disease. Practicing out of our Garner location he also has works at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh.


Caring for people from Angier, Fuquay-Varina, Willow Springs, Kennebec, Holly Springs, and Raleigh NC
9633 Bitter Melon Drive, Angier NC 27501    Phone: (919) 639-8900           Fax: (919) 639-9500
8065 Ten-Ten Road, Raleigh, NC 27603        Phone: (919) 803-8901           Fax: (919) 803-8235