Beavercreek Commons Family Practice

38 Woodcroft Trail, Beavercreek, OH  • Phone: (937) 427-3333
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Office hours:  Monday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm  •  Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm  •  Wednesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm  •  Thursday 8:00 am - 6:30 pm  •  Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm  •  Saturdays (2nd and 4th of the month) 8:00 am - 11:30 am

Board Certified physicians Kevin Carter, Steven Folkerth, Ryan Bayko and Kendra von der Embse offer personalized treatment and care to all family members, from newborns to geriatric patients.


Beavercreek Commons Family Practice is proud to welcome
Kendra von der Embse, DO to its professional staff.


We've Moved!

On Monday, May 2, 2016, we began welcoming patients to our brand new offices
at 38 Woodcroft Trail in Beavercreek. 
Located just off of Indian Ripple Road near I-675, our new offices offer both 
convenience and state-of-the-art health care facilities. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call our staff at (937) 427-3333. 
Map to our new office location.



  • Beavercreek Commons Family Practice
  • Beavercreek Commons Family Practice
  • Beavercreek Commons Family Practice
  • Beavercreek Commons Family Practice
  • Beavercreek Commons Family Practice
  • Beavercreek Commons Family Practice

Kevin A. Carter, DO, FAASM is Board Certified in both Family Practice and Sleep Medicine; he was recently awarded the degree of Fellow by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Carter recently served as Medical Director at the United States Army Sleep Medicine Center at Fort Benning, GA. He is a graduate of the Ohio University of College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Kevin Carter provides full-spectrum sleep medicine evaluations, diagnosis, and treatments at the Carter Sleep Center, located in the offices of Beavercreek Commons Family Practice. The Center treats sleep-related breathing disorders (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), insomnia, narcolepsy, restless leg syndrome, and parasomnias in all age groups. Home sleep testing and in-lab sleep testing are available. Click here to go to the Carter Sleep Center website.

Steven Folkerth, MD, is board certified in Internal Medicine, and offers personalized, compassionate care with over thirty-five years of experience in adult health and wellness. He is also a certified Clinical Trial Investigator, and oversees a range of clinical trials for the Providence Health Partners Center for Clinical Research.

A native of Dayton, Dr. Folkerth received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, and performed both his internship and residency at the Kettering Medical Center.

Dr. Ryan Bayko, board certified in family medicine, has joined Beavercreek Commons Family Practice’s professional provider staff, and is accepting new patients.

Dr. Bayko received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, and has been serving southwest Ohio families for over ten years. Professional honors include Wright State College of Medicine Preceptor of the Year and Wright State Family Medicine Preceptor of the Year.

Beavercreek Commons Family Practice is pleased to announce that Kendra von der Embse, DO, has joined our professional staff as a practicing physician. In approaching patient care, Dr. von der Embse follows a philosophy of treating the whole person, considering all aspects of each patient’s health and wellness.

In addition to practicing family medicine, Dr. von der Embse also performs osteopathic manipulation.

Dr. von der Embse earned her medical degree from the Ohio University Heritage College of Medicine, and is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Dayton. She performed her residency in Family Medicine at Firelands Regional Medical Center in Sandusky, Ohio.

Beavercreek Commons Family Practice is recognized by the NCQA as meeting PCMH 2014 Patient-Centered Medical Home standards.

At a Patient-Centered Medical Home, your health care team focuses on you, providing prompt, cost-efficient care, on-going wellness and better outcomes. It’s where you and your family work in partnership with a supportive team of medical professionals to ensure a lifetime of quality health care.

Treatment for Sleep Disorders at the Carter Sleep Center

Dr. Kevin Carter provides full-spectrum sleep medicine evaluations, diagnosis, and treatments at the Carter Sleep Center, located in the offices of Beavercreek Commons Family Practice. The Center treats sleep-related breathing disorders (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), insomnia, narcolepsy, restless leg syndrome, and parasomnias in all age groups. Home sleep testing and in-lab sleep testing are available. Click here to go to the Carter Sleep Center website.




Access your on-line Patient Portal

If you need to reach your provider after our office is closed, please call (937) 427-3333. Non-emergent calls will be returned within one to two business days.

Or, go to Providence After Hours Care at the Cornerstone Medical Center, 7740 Washington Village Drive, Suite 120, Centerville Ohio. A Providence provider who has access to your medical records will treat you.