Media Contact: Dr. Nasima Afsari
Phone: (571) 723-6827


STAFFORD, VA – January 5, 2023Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care, an independent healthcare organization, joins the Stafford business community located at 1610 Publix Way, Building B Unit 112, Stafford, VA 22554. Committed to providing reliable and excellent healthcare to the Stafford community, they rang in the New Year and were welcomed by the county with a ribbon cutting ceremony on January 2, 2023. The office opens to the public on Monday, January 16, 2023.

“Congratulations Embrey Mill Primary & Urgent Care on opening your new facility in Stafford. This is a pivotal day for the region, in particularly, the Embrey Mill community,” remarked Supervisor Pamela Yeung, Garrisonville District. “This facility represents the next level of health care for our community and region. I’m proud that our Economic Development Authority was able to support their business expansion through the Business Growth Fund loan program.”

Joining various diverse retail and small businesses, the new Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care is located in the Embrey Mill Town Center. The clinic is owned by Dr. Khan, Sohail, Jolly and Afsari who have been in the patient care industry for more than 25 years. Dr. Khan and Dr. Afsari have been working in the Stafford area for almost four years and also own Garrisonville Urgent Care on Garrisonville Road in north Stafford. The CEO of the company, Galam Khan, MD, has been dedicated in direct patient care in the Commonwealth for the past 10 years. They are excited to open a second facility further south in the community. Patient focused, Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care’s mission puts their patients at the heart of their work and prides itself on integrity, excellence, innovation, and more.

“Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care strongly upholds our mission and slogan Healing Hands and Caring Hearts,” said Dr. Khan. The seed that has been sowed here today will soon become a tall tree that provides much care and resources for our community and patients. Working compassionately with our team of medical professionals, we work diligently to provide a healthier and happier Stafford community.”

Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care was the first recipient of the Stafford EDA Business Growth Fund. The Business Growth Fund provides market-rate gap financing and working capital to qualified businesses. The Stafford EDA loan of $108,000 provided leasehold improvements to the Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care.

Howard Owen, Stafford County Economic Development Authority Treasurer and Loan Committee Member remarked that, “The EDA is honored to support Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care and award them with the first EDA Business Growth Fund. This expanding Stafford County business offers the community quality medical services that keep our citizens healthy and safe. We congratulate the staff, the doctors, and the owners, and we thank them for their continued care and investment in our community.”


 About Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care:
Open every day of the week, Embrey Mill Primary and Urgent Care provides residents of the Stafford region with acute treatment, routine, and preventative care. They are committed to bettering the health status of the community by providing the best clinical (evaluation and management) quality, patient safety, and excellence in wellness and care. Their mission is to be reliable and loyal to their patients while providing patients with the utmost attention to healthcare needs. For more information, visit:

About Stafford County Department of Economic Development and Tourism | Stafford EDA:
Stafford County is located halfway between Washington, DC and Richmond, VA. The Department of Economic Development and Tourism is the sales arm for the community, committed to advancing expansion and investment to Stafford County. As the official destination marketing organization of Stafford County, our mission is to promote, solicit and encourage tourism and business travel through marketing and media services that enhance economic activity and quality of life within the Stafford region. The Stafford EDA has helped finance and support business growth in Stafford for nearly 50 years.  In addition to its loan programs, in recent years, the EDA has helped develop a number of vacant and underused properties in Stafford and helped launch the Virginia Smart Community Testbed. For more information on Stafford’s Economic Development and Tourism and the Stafford EDA, visit,, and