Our Staff

Merritt Stevenson, FNP

Merritt Stevenson

Merritt Stevenson is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 8 years’ experience caring for patients in the Columbia and Lexington area.  A graduate of USC College of Nursing, Merritt is committed to providing holistic care, utilizing narrative medicine to promote healing.  She has a background in Gastroenterology, specializing in acute and chronic conditions of the gastrointestinal tract.  She is devoted to providing inclusive, compassionate care for the LGBTQ community and has experience providing gender affirming therapy for transgender individuals.  She enjoys traveling and hiking with her husband and two teenagers.

Andrea Caughman, CMA/Aesthetics

Andrea Caughman

Andrea Caughman has been in the Aesthetics business for over 20 years born and raised in Lexington SC. She is a Certified Medical Assistant who specializes in Dermatology since 2005. She is excited to have joined Dr. Kate Gordon at Comprehensive Family Medicine and Aesthetics to offer advanced aesthetic treatments along side Dr. Gordon in her busy practice. She has extensive knowledge with background and certifications in Skin Cancer, Lasers, Microneedling, Co2 Laser, Chemical Peels, Microdermabrasion, Dermaplaning, Fillers, Botox and Medical Grade Skin Care.

Antoinette Pinckney, MA

Antoinette Pinckney

Antoinette Pinckney is originally from Darlington, SC and moved to Columbia in 2004. She is Dr. Gordon’s Medical Assistant and has been working with her for past 7 years. She has as Associate Degree in Applied Science from ECPI University and currently furthering her education at Orangeburg Technical College to obtain her RN License. She originally started with Dr. Gordon at Woodhill Family Medicine and continued on here to her personal practice to help her to continue to grow for the better.

Jawanna Watson, Practice Administrator

Jawanna Watson

Jawanna Watson has an associate’s degree in nursing, bachelor’s in Psychology, a certified medical office administrator, certified HIPAA Officer, Notary and Certified in aesthetic Lasers. She has been in the medical field for 21 years. Working in areas such as urgent care, dermatology, family medicine. “Dr. Gordon blessed me with an opportunity to start working with her in August of 2020, after working with her at a previous practice I was pleased to join her team and help her grow her practice.”

Rayetta Robinson, CMA

Rayetta Robinson

Rayetta Robinson is a Medical Assistant who has been with Dr. Gordon’s private practice for 2 years but has worked for her for total of 4 years. She graduated from Beta Tech College in Medical Assistant program in 2007. She was born and raised in Columbia SC. She enjoys drawing, spending time with her family, and watching basketball.