Whether you’re striving to meet your weight loss goals, starting hormone replacement therapy, or eager to experience the results of anti-aging and skin therapy treatments, you’ve found a partner in New Day Wellness Center.


We are focused on helping you meet your goals while looking after your overall well-being. Our team strives to make our office a relaxing environment where we can take the time to focus on each individual patient.

Due to our expertise and results-oriented services, New Day Wellness Center attracts local patients from North Carolina and northern South Carolina, as well as many who travel from across the Eastern seaboard for our treatments. Whether you are traveling from near or far to experience our services, our staff will tailor your care to your specific needs, creating an individual maintenance plan with respect for your overall health and wellness. 

The New Day Wellness team is led by owner/operator Dr. Kristin S. Black. Board certified in Family Practice and licensed in the states of North Carolina and South Carolina, Dr. Black is a graduate of Cornell University (Human Development and Family Studies degree), received her MD from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City (now the Icahn School of Medicine), and studied at Harvard University as an Arthur Ashe Fellow.

Dr. Black completed her residency in Family Practice at Carolinas Medical Center, where she won awards for Outstanding Family Practice and Community Service. She has trained extensively in pediatrics, gynecology and internal medicine. During her training as a practicing physician, she has also been committed to providing care to the indigent and underserved.

Dr. Black's special interests include Women's Health (including Bioidentical Hormone Replacement), Adolescent Health, Weight Loss and Nutritional Modalities, Diabetic Management and Alternative Medicine. Throughout her school years, residency and employment, Dr. Black has maintained an active role in the communities where she has lived and worked. She is widely known for her community talks on Adolescent issues, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Health and living with vitality, energy and passion.



Shannon Shipe, FNP-BC is a nationally board certified Family Nurse Practitioner.  She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from West Virginia University, and Master’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh.  Shannon is a Pittsburgh native and Steeler’s fan.  She is married to her husband, Travis, and together they have 3 girls.  She is passionate about her family, healthy eating, exercise, and living a healthy lifestyle.