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Our Sylva Location:

111 Central Street
Sylva, NC 28779

Office Hours

Monday: 7:30am – 4:30pm

Tuesday: 7:30am – 4:30pm

Wednesday: 7:30am – 4:30pm

Thursday: 7:30am – 4:30pm

Friday: 7:30am – 2:00pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

Contact Our Sylva Location

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Angela Struna, PA-C

Sylva Location

Joyce Angela Struna PA-C, Bachelor of Science, graduated from Radford University Carillon, formerly known as Jefferson College of Health Science in Roanoke, Virginia. Angela has worked in Family Practice and Urgent Care for more 14 years. Prior to moving to the local area, she worked with Carol Fischer, MD, PC’s family practice for 8 years while serving as a PA with the Wyoming Air National Guard.  Angela retired from the Wyoming Air National Guard in 2014, with more than 22 years of combined service. In her free time, Angela enjoys spending time with her family and friends, hiking, stand-up paddle boarding, lake kayaking, snow shoeing, canning veggies she grows in her garden, and traveling.  Angela’s most recent traveling adventure was to the Patagonia region on an Argentina Adventure Tour with the National Outdoor Center in February 2022.

Frederick Dressler, MD

Sylva Location

Dr. Dressler is board certified in general and international cardiology with 30 years’ experience in the field of medicine. His academic and teaching background focuses on clinical care of patients.  Dr. Dressler’s special interests and areas of expertise also include chest pain and coronary heart disease, pulmonary systems and CHF, palpitations, atrial fibrillation, leg pain and peripheral artery disease, high blood pressure and high cholesterol.

Sandra Pratt, Blue Sky MD Health

Sandra Pratt, DNP, FNP-BC, ACHPN

Sylva Location

Sandra Pratt, DNP, FNP-BC, ACHPN, joins Blue Sky Health with an eclectic background. She studied Zoology at the University of South Florida and the University of Florida and worked in international marketing before she found her calling in medicine. She earned her Bachelor of Nursing from Santa Fe College and advanced to acquire her Master’s degree and Doctor of Nursing Practice from Chamberlain University. She is dual board-certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner in North Carolina.

Sandra’s diverse nursing experience, spanning mother/baby care, pediatrics, adult care, and palliative Care, is a testament to her dedication to patient well-being. As she steps into her role at Blue Sky Health, Sandra is eager to apply her comprehensive knowledge to the primary care setting, ensuring compassionate, patient-centered care.

A mother of five and grandmother of eight, Sandra’s love for the outdoors through fly fishing, hiking, and traveling aligns with her commitment to holistic well-being. She actively volunteers with Casting Carolinas, an organization helping cancer survivors find rest and support while enjoying the outdoors and learning the basics of fly fishing. She also volunteers with a local program that offers annual free sports physicals for schoolchildren and with the Jackson County SART team, which underscores her commitment to community welfare. She has participated in Mission trips to Malawi, Guatemala, and Nicaragua.

At Blue Sky Health, Sandra is committed to fostering a healing environment where every patient is treated with the utmost care and respect.

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