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Centra Provider Careers

Centra is provider led by a Board of Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers (APP).
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Our approach

At Centra you'll find the kind of leadership, forward-thinking and partnerships necessary to thrive in today's healthcare world. Our providers are given the latest tools and advanced resources they need to exceed in quality healthcare and patient safety.

Health system experts across multiple service lines

Centra has an integrated network of clinical experts comprised of 530+ Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers working together as a cohesive care team to bring health and healing to the communities we serve in Central Virginia. We offer the tools and resources providers need to allow them to effectively provide high-quality, patient-centered, compassionate care without having to worry about the day-to-day business of healthcare.

Centra serves a population of 600,000+ across central and southern Virginia. Providers provide 27 clinical specialties within 9 service lines:



Mission and vision

Our mission states that 'It's all about the patient"

We work to provide outstanding care for our patients and offer provider leadership throughout our health system. Our vision statement takes it even further.

Our vision is to provide high value health care and promote wellness

We are actively pursuing this vision now in the following ways:

  • Serving as trusted partner to our patients, colleagues and communities
  • Engaging in continuous learning and teaching, innovation and improvement
  • Becoming the most cohesive, service and quality-driven medical group in the commonwealth
  • Living Centra's mission "to improve the health and quality of life for the communities we serve"

Physician led, professionally managed medical group

You will appreciate the collegial and highly supportive atmosphere you will find at Centra. We attract some of the most highly skilled providers from the finest medical schools and training programs in the country, providing an outstanding opportunity to work with and learn from the best. 

At Centra we are proud to:

  • Provide support from leadership as you explore opportunities to build a fruitful network, tap into meaningful resources and extend your medical credentials
  • Fund a broad range of free Continuing Medical Education Offerings, including grand rounds, specialty reviews and technology demonstrations
  • Train promising new physicians through our Lynchburg Family Medicine Residency Program
  • Support the Lynchburg Academy of Medicine, which promotes fellowship, mutual understanding and leading within the medical community
  • Offer a premium compensation package, generous benefit offerings, additional financial incentives such as moving and relocation assistance and educational loan repayment


We have 250+ physicians within the group that embody the organizations culture of respect, integrity, excellence, and stewardship. Being part of the team of highly skilled physicians at Centra means that you will also be in a supportive environment with opportunity for growth and collaboration of new ideas.

“Centra is a great place to work because of our sense of shared purpose. We are one Centra working together for the shared goal of helping patients live their best lives. We do this by focusing on our people, performance excellence, value-based care and community health outcomes. We also place high focus on quality and safety in the work we do. We can have great impact on our communities today and in the years to come, by focusing on the way we work now.” ~Giuliana Allega, MD


Advanced Practice Providers (APPs)

We have 250+ Apps serving across all nine of our service lines through Centra's four hospitals and 60 ambulatory care sites. APPs are an important member of the care team, and we embrace the work they do providing care for our patients and our community.

A career at Centra offers growth opportunities in a supportive environment for both new and experienced APPs. 

APP provider spotlight
Centra provides the ideal environment to practice as an advanced practice provider. Whether this is your first job, or you have years of experience, you will find a welcoming, collaborative environment across all disciplines. We value our advanced practice providers as integral parts of the care delivery team.
— William R. Price IV, MSN, FNP-BC, MBA

Get to know the Central Virginia area

Meet The Team

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Allison Mabry

Recruitment Team Provider Recruitment Manager
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Olivia Nelsen

Recruitment Team Provider Recruiter
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April Baker

Recruitment Team Provider Recruiter
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Tayla Wilson

Recruitment Team Onboarding Specialist

Practice at any of our Centra facilities

Chris Lewis
Chief Clinical Officer
"Raising our family in Lynchburg for 17 years has been a testament to the enduring charm of this city. Here, amidst the Blue Ridge Mountains and the warmth of its people, we have found a medical community and way of life that are truly unique.”
— Chris Lewis, MD