At Eden Drug, our goal has been to go above and beyond for our patients for over 35 years. Your health is our top priority, which is why we don't just fill your medications, we counsel you on how to take them, offer immunizations on-site, and give back to our community at every turn. We specialize in diabetic care, offer free meters and test strips, and teach many educational programs on health awareness. Whatever your health needs may be, our team at Eden Drug has the experience, knowledge, and sensitivity to give you the best care possible.
Pete Crouch, owner/pharmacist, graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1976 with a B.S. Degree in Pharmacy. He has been with Eden Drug since 2000 and became the owner in 2006.
He is a member of the NCPA and is past president of the Rockingham County Society of Pharmacists. He also served as a Pharmacist Consultant for Hospice of Rockingham County for fifteen years.
Pete has continued his education by achieving certifications in Asthma, COPD, Diabetes, and Immunizations. He is recognized by the N.C. Medical Board as a Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner. This allows him to administer immunization services for health and travel, such as: flu and pneumonia vaccines, hepatitis A&B, tetanus and whooping cough, yellow fever, and shingles.
He is very active in the community. He is a past member of the Board of Trustees at the former Morehead Memorial Hospital, now known as UNC Rockingham Health Care. He served on the Executive Borard of the Eden Chamber of Commerce. Pete encourages his employees to support local organizations like The Lord's Pantry, The American Red Cross, The Pregnancy Center, Relay for Life, and Hospice.
When not in the pharmacy, Pete enjoys fishing and visiting his six grandgirls.
Chad York, Pharm.D., is a staff pharmacist at Eden Drug. Originally from Unionville, NC, Chad has been a resident of Rockingham County since 2013.
Chad completed his undergraduate studies at North Carolina State University (2007) and his doctorate in pharmacy from Wingate University School of Pharmacy (2012). He joined the Eden Drug staff in July 2012. Chad has APhA certifications of achievements in Medication Therapy Management Services in the Community and Pharmacy-based Immunization Delivery.
He is currently partnered with Community Care of North Carolina to improve the health and wellness in the NC Medicaid population. Chad currently teaches a monthly class on heart health as well as appearing as a guest lecturer in Eden Drug’s diabetic education classes.
He enjoys giving patients a world-class experience during their pharmacy visits and has a strong passion for education in the underserved diabetic population. Chad believes that Eden Drug also boasts one of the best pharmacy staffs he has ever had the pleasure of serving.
When not in the pharmacy, Chad enjoys sports and the outdoors as well as spending time with friends and family.
Amanda was born and raised in Eden, NC. She completed her undergraduate studies at UNC-Greensboro(2005), then later pursued pharmacy school at Wingate University (2014). Amanda grew up watching the pharmacy world from a soda fountain stool at a locally-owned, independent drugstore where her dad worked when she was little. She easily shares that it has always been very inspiring to observe her dad making a positive difference in the lives of many as a pharmacist.
Amanda has worked at Eden Drug as a staff pharmacist since graduating in 2014. She believes in the positive impact an independent pharmacy such as Eden Drug can make on the surrounding community. Amanda particularly enjoys compounding, providing vaccinations, and giving patients educational tools for smoking cessation.
While not the pharmacy, Amanda enjoys taking dance classes, exercising, and planning events with friends and family!
Erica is Eden Drug’s 2021-2022 PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Resident with the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. She graduated with her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree & a concentration in Public Health from Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy in May 2021.
She moved from Boyertown, Pennsylvania, about 45 minutes
outside of Philadelphia, to join the Eden Drug family in June 2021.
During pharmacy school, Erica worked in several community pharmacy settings but found a love for independent pharmacy because of the connections and personal impact that pharmacists are able to make in their own communities. As a pharmacy resident, Erica works with patients to provide care beyond just prescription medications. She works to help build patients’ confidence to become an active participant in their own healthcare, advocates for patients, improves patient-centered pharmacy services, and helps patients prevent health issues by providing
vaccines, helping patients to quit smoking, reviewing medications, and much more.
When she’s not at the pharmacy, you can find Erica enjoying a book on the beach, shopping, dancing, or cheering on her favorite team, the Philadelphia Phillies.
Cathy graduated from the UNC School of Pharmacy in 1990 with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Pharmacy. She came to Eden Drug because of the excellent patient care, friendly staff and diversity of clinical services Eden provides. Cathy is also fond of working with pharmacy students who rotate through Eden Drug as part of their studies.
Cathy is married to Joe, also a pharmacist, and they have two sons, Robert and Jacob who are studying to be engineers. Outside of practicing pharmacy, Cathy enjoys coaching her son’s robotics team, singing in the church choir, and hiking with her Husky, Luna.N., have two grown sons, and reside in Greensboro.
Frank Burton is a 1970 graduate of the UNCCH Eshelman School of Pharmacy. A Reidsville native, he has been a community pharmacist for his entire career, including over 35 years as owner of Burton’s Pharmacy in downtown Greensboro, which closed in 2013.
Frank has a long history of being active in professional, church, and community organizations. He is a past president of the Guilford County Society of Pharmacists and the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists. Currently, Frank serves on the boards of the North Carolina Pharmacy Association Endowment Fund and the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Foundation. He is an Elder and choir member in his church, and served on the board of Downtown Greensboro, Inc. Frank is a past recipient of the prestigious Bowl of Hygeia Award, a national award presented annually to one pharmacist in each state for outstanding community service.
Frank and his wife Jane, a retired R.N., have two grown sons, and reside in Greensboro.
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