Dr. Glenn R. McDermott, M.D.

Glenn R. McDermott, M.D.
Founder and Medical Director

Dr. McDermott founded the first urgent care center in Virginia Beach more than 30 years ago, achieving “Best of the Beach” status for over 10 years in a row.

Dr. McDermott completed his residency in Internal Medicine and has also been an Emergency Room Physician. A member of the American College of Physicians, he has been on staff at two area hospitals and is an assistant professor at Eastern Virginia Medical School.

As one of the most experienced urgent care physicians in the state of Virginia, Dr. McDermott can provide patients the added benefit of evaluating and treating more difficult medical illnesses and injuries without having to seek outside referrals.

An ardent family man with a large sense of humor, Dr. McDermott is married and has five children, three of whom are medical professionals themselves. In his off hours, he can be found traveling with his family, fishing and writing poetry.

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Dorothy Tadder

Dorothy Tadder B.S.N., M.S.N, F.N.P-B.C.
Associate Medical Director

A Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Dorothy ("Dottie") has more than 12 years experience in urgent care and family practice and has worked with Dr. McDermott for over 10 years.

A resident of Virginia Beach for over 20 years, Dorothy is an avid swimmer and she and her husband stay active raising their two children.

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Mary Ann Bjorkman B.S.N., M.S.N, F.N.P-B.C.
Family Nurse Practitioner

Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Nurse Practitioner, Mary Ann’s background also includes critical care, internal medicine and urgent care. She obtained her Masters in nursing from Old Dominion University and has a special interest in cardiovascular disease management, women’s health and nutrition.

A Virginia Beach local, Mary Ann is married and enjoys the outdoors, running and cooking.

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Robin McDermott Fulford B.S.N., M.S.N, F.N.P-B.C.
Family Nurse Practitioner

A Virginia beach native, Robin earned both her B.S. and M.S. in Nursing from Old Dominion University. She is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Robin's prior experience includes working as a RN on a medical/surgical and oncology unit. She also has experience in Sleep Medicine and Bariatric Medicine as a Nurse Practitioner. Personalized weight loss consultations and assessment for Sleep disorders such as Insomnia, Obstructive Sleep Apnea, and Narcolepsy can be provided by Robin.

Robin knew she would be working in the medical field from a very young age, practically growing up in her father's urgent care clinics. Robin is also navy wife and a mom. In her off time she can be found spending time with her family, cooking and crafting.

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Our Team

The rest of our experienced staff invites you to our Center for all of your minor emergency and family medical care needs. Our motto of care is “when both your time and health are precious”; we want you to experience prompt and precise medical care. Our entire team strives to be professional and believes that friendliness helps when you are sick. We think you’ll find us all to be the “Best of the Beach”.

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