The Fayetteville Children’s Clinic is distinguished as being Fayetteville’s oldest pediatric clinic. Established in 1953 by Dr. J. A. Shaw, Dr. Richard Kelly and Dr. William Breeden, it is located in the heart of the historic Haymount district. For over 50 years, the Fayetteville Children’s Clinic has been the medical home for generations of patients.
Today, the tradition of providing quality healthcare for children is continued by Dr. William H. Kelly, Dr. Niveen Y. Iskander and Dr. Horace R. Long. Our doctors and staff are committed to providing outstanding service to our patients. The clinic boasts of staff whose loyalty has extended over 20 years.
William H. Kelly, M. D.
Dr. Kelly is a Fayetteville native and
has been with the practice since 1992. He began his undergraduate studies at Davidson College and finished at the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill where he graduated with a BA in Zoology and English. He obtained his Medical degree from the University of
North Carolina and completed his pediatric training at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. He is certified by the
American Board of Pediatrics and has a particular interest in infectious disease. He has been active on several committees at Cape Fear
Valley Medical Center to include chairing the Infection Control committee and twice serving as chairman of Pediatrics which includes
service on the Medical Executive Committee.
Iskander, M. D.
Dr. Iskander has called North Carolina home since 1978. After graduating from the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics,
she completed her undergraduate years at UNC-CH, receiving a BA degree with Honors in chemistry. After attending ECU School of Medicine,
she completed her pediatrics residency at UNC Chapel Hill. She happily joined the Fayetteville Children's Clinic in 1996, where she has
practiced general pediatrics, encompassing a vast variety of disorders, and emphasizing preventative care and healthy living. She is board
certified in General Pediatrics and maintains that through the American Board of Pediatrics. Her love for teaching has led her to serve as
the Director of Pediatrics for the Duke SR-AHEC Family Medicine Program and as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics for the
Campbell University School of Medicine. She is married with three children, active in her church, enjoys cooking and working out, not
Long, M. D.
A native of North Carolina, Dr. Long joined Fayetteville Children's Clinic in 2000. He graduated from the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill and attended medical school at East Carolina University School of Medicine. Dr. Long was the recipient of the
William E. Laupus Pediatric Award as a medical student which was awarded to the senior student "whose overall performance in Pediatrics
best demonstrates excellence in scholarship, the possession of consummate clinical skills, and a genuine concern for the health care
needs of children." A residency in Pediatrics was completed at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville, North Carolina in affiliation
with East Carolina University School of Medicine. Dr. Long was selected as the Outstanding Pediatric Resident during his senior year.
Dr. Long obtained additional training in the specialty of Neonatal Medicine but chose to return to general pediatric practice. Dr. Long
maintains his board certification with the American Board of Pediatrics. He is the father of four adult children and grandfather
Olga K. Johnson, M.D.
Dr. Johnson joined Fayetteville Children's Clinic in April, 2013. She received her medical degree from Russian People's
Friendship University in Moscow, Russia, graduating with Diploma Cum Laude. She completed her pediatric residency at the same
institution and then practiced as a pediatrician for a year before moving to the United States. Dr. Johnson completed a residency
in pediatrics at East Carolina University School of Medicine/Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, North Carolina. She enjoys all
aspects of general pediatrics. Dr. Johnson is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy
The Doctors and Staff of Fayetteville Children’s Clinic are dedicated to protecting your privacy. For a copy of our Notice of Privacy Practices, please contact our office manager.
It is our policy to accept into our practice patients who agree to receive those immunizations recommended by the Centers for Disease Control.
We currently accept most major insurance plans. Your insurance information must be presented at the time of your visit so that we may file your claim. Our insurance office will verify coverage at your visit. All co-pays and deductibles are due at the time of service and may be paid by cash, check, Mastercard or Visa. If no insurance information is presented, we ask that you pay in full at the time of service.
If you cannot keep a scheduled appointment, we ask that you contact our office at least 24 hours in advance. We will be glad to reschedule your child’s appointment. This will allow others the opportunity to utilize this time. Patients who miss appointments without notifying our office in advance may be subject to dismissal.
For the convenience of our patients, we will gladly complete most health and medication forms free of charge. However, we do charge a minimal fee for those forms such as FMLA and most government forms requiring a longer time to complete. Please inquire about the charge prior to leaving any form.