Meet The Team

Providers

JOSEPH TAIWO M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Taiwo is driven by his love for mankind and a strongly held belief in equality regardless of color or background. His desire to make a difference in the lives of patients led him to find 1st Class Urgent Care Center .

BRENT BADGER

Certified P.A

Brent earned his undergraduate degree at Austin College in 1994, and was a member of the Austin College football team where he was a 4–time All–American punter. He taught Chemistry for 3 years in

CATIA WEICKEGNANT

Certified P.A

Catia received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Spanish from the University of North Texas in 2013. During her 4 years of University, she competed in swimming for their NCCA Division I team where she achieved

JAMES QUINN

Certified P.A

James Quinn is a former Electrical Engineer, Firefighter, and Paramedic. He has over six years experience in EMS and over five years as a Physician Assistant (PA). He has experience in Intensive Care, Hospital Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Urgent Care.

JESSICA GRIFFIN

N.P.C

Jessica graduated with bachelor of science in Nursing from Saint Louis University with certification in critical care and she went on to study Masters in Nursing specializing in family nursing practice. She has vast experience in emergency nursing practice.

MICHAEL SHARMA

Certified P.A

Michael A. Sharma, PA-C, has been a physician assistant since 2010 and has been working in urgent care and emergency medicine for his entire PA career. He has a BS in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University and a BS and an MS in Physician Assistant

Administration

Adebisi Taiwo

Administrator

Adebisi earned a bachelor degree in accounting at the University of Ilorin Kwara State Nigeria. During her undergraduate studies she was enrolled with the institute of chattered accountant of Nigeria,

Natalie

Medical Billing

Natalie attended Remington College and received her Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Certification as well as her Non-Certified Technician license. She has an outgoing personality and a sense of humor.

Nurses

Cathy

Lead Nurse

Catherine attended Remington College from 2013 to 2014 and acquired her Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant Certification, Nationally Registered Certified EKG Technician Certification, Nationally Registered Certified Phlebotomy Technician Certification and Non-Certified Technician License. She went on to do her externship at Healthy Texan Pediatrics and Family Medicine, completing all 160 hours required by the program. She has been working at 1st Class Urgent Care Center in Allen since June 2014.
In her spare time she enjoys watching movies, working on her crafty projects and spending time with her husband and three children.

Kim

Nurse

After graduating from high school I knew my calling was in the Medical Field. I attended Remington College becoming a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant. I am fortunate to have become a part of the 1st Class Urgent Care team in 2015. My passion is being able to help and provide the best for each patient that comes through the doors. I look forward to so much more to learn and improve in the medical field.
When I’m not at work I like to spend my free time with my daughter and husband.

Erica

Nurse

Erica attended Remington College in 2014-2015. She received the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant and Non-Certified Technician License. She later completed 160 hours for her externship at a general clinic in Mesquite, TX. She has been with 1st Class Urgent Care Center since October 2015. Was originally in the Allen location and was later transferred to the Mesquite location.
Erica comes from a Mexican family and is bilingual. In her spare time she enjoys watching Netflix, dining, and spending time with her husband and daughter.

Zoila

Nurse

Zoila attended Remington College from 2014 to 2015 and later acquired her Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Certification and Non-Certified Technician License. She went on to do her externship at Premier OB/GYN, completing all 160 hours required by the program. She has been working at 1st Class Urgent Care Center, in both the Allen and Mesquite locations since October 2015.
Zoila can speak both English and Spanish fluently and is a great translator in the clinic. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband, watching movies, crafting and sewing.

Ruby

Nurse

Ruby attended Remington College for the year 2014 through 2015. She completed her 160 hour externship at a pediatric clinic in the Mesquite, Texas. She went on to receive her Certified Clinical Medical Assistant certification as well as her Non-Certified Technician license.
Ruby likes to listen to country music and is a devoted Christian. She also enjoys spending time with her family and loved ones in her spare time.