Chad Albaugh, MD
Chad Albaugh, MD, is the Medical Director for Carteret Health Care in Morehead City, N.C. He was previously the Assistant/Quality Director there for five years. He has been with USACS since 2011 and has completed the USACS Scholars Program.
Dr. Albaugh earned his bachelor's, master's, and medical degree from West Virginia University, and completed his Emergency Medicine residency there as well. He is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Albaugh went into emergency medicine for a number of reasons. He finds himself looking for the sickest of the sick as he looks forward to providing them care. “They need the most out of me as a physician and it is more rewarding than anything to be able to give them my best and see them through one of the worst times in their life,” he said.
Dr. Albaugh and his wife both work at Carteret Health Care and have been able to make their beach life dream come true. They have two sons to keep them busy; Alexander and Anderson. They enjoy boating and fishing. Dr. Albaugh enjoys exercising, an occasional mud run, and road biking thanks to his coworkers.