Lenoir County officials organized county public health services in 1917. Lenoir County was the eighth county that established a local program that provided full-time public health services. Dr. J. S. Michner was Lenoir County’s first full-time health officer. Pamela Brown is the current local health director.

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Pamela Brown

Pamela Brown

Lenoir County Health Department
Fax: 252-526-4299
Patient Records Fax: 252-370-1536
WIC Fax: 252-523-0369


Physical Address:
201 N. McLewean Street
Kinston, NC 28501

Mailing Address:
PO Box 3385
Kinston, NC 28502

Main Facility
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday: 7:30am – 4:30pm
Friday: 7:30am – 1:30pm

Environmental Health
Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 4:30pm