Released on March 2, 2018 - 1:43pm

Mayor Craig A. Moe is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Uzochukwu Unegbu as the City of Laurel’s Chief Health Officer.

Dr. Unegbu comes to the City with an impressive list of credentials as a family medicine doctor in Laurel and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UM Laurel Regional Hospital and UM Prince George's Hospital Center.

He received his medical degree from Spartan Health Sciences University in Vieux Fort, St. Lucia in 2002, has been in practice for over 16 years and speaks both English and Spanish.

Mayor Moe says the Laurel community is lucky to have such an accomplished physician as the City of Laurel’s Chief Health Officer and looks forward to a wonderful working relationship between Dr. Unegbu and City staff.

City Seal


The Department of Communications provides useful information of public interest and importance to the community, residents and businesses within the city limits, as well as the greater Laurel area.