Christopher Towne, Director of FQHC Operations for Northern Counties Health Care is pleased to welcome Dr. Mahmoud Eldafrawy, DMD and Kelsey Skillin, Family Medicine Physician Assistant to the Island Pond Health & Dental Center. Dr. Eldafrawy will also provide dental care services at the Orleans Dental Center.
Dr. Mahmoud Eldafrawy was born and raised along the banks of the Nile River in Cairo, Egypt. He received his Bachelor of Oral and Dental Medicine and Surgery from Cairo University in May 2005. After graduating, he completed a rigorous residency program, performing care under all of the specialties in dentistry. He spent over ten years practicing in Egypt at his private practice. In 2017, he moved to the U.S. to seek out greater opportunities and a better life for his family. In 2019, he completed the Advanced Standing program at Boston University, earning his Doctor of Dental Medicine and graduating with honors. His treatment philosophy is to be as conservative as possible and include his patients in the treatment planning process. On the weekends, he enjoys swimming, hiking, and spending time with his wife and two young boys.
Kelsey Skillin was born and raised in Southern NH. She attended the University of New Hampshire for her BS in Biomedical Sciences. She received her MS in Physician Assistant Studies at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Manchester, NH. She has been living and working in the North Country for about four years in the Colebrook area. She enjoys the challenges and rewards that come with rural medicine. She is excited to be joining the NCHC team providing excellent care to people of all ages. Outside of the office, she is a lover of a variety of outdoor activities.
Dr. Mahmoud Eldafrawy, DMD
Kelsey Skillin, PA-C