Dr. Walters oversees an exceptional team of clinicians at Virginia Health Services, continuing to enhance the quality of care provided to our Residents. He also serves as the Medical Director for Virginia Health Hospice and maintains an active practice as an attending physician so that his perspectives remain well-rooted in patient care. Dr. Walters received his M.D. from Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency and Geriatrics Fellowship at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C. He is accordingly board-certified in both Internal and Geriatric Medicine and is also a Certified Medical Director with the Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine. As his father always said, “Think for yourself.” This teaching has helped him become an innovative leader and avoid taking things for granted.