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Welcome to Neighborhood Pharmacy

Neighborhood Pharmacy has been serving the community of Ward 8 since 1999. Being a community staple, we've proudly taken on the role of improving Washington's health care by providing fast and personalized service. We strive to make every experience you have with us a great one. At our pharmacy, your family is our family. Our friendly staff is dedicated to ensuring that you receive expert care on every visit. Stop by today and let Neighborhood Pharmacy become part of your family.

Meet Our Neighborhood Pharmacy Staff

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Sahr L Bockai Jr., cPHT

COO and Store Manager

I have been a part of Sierra since 1999. I have worked in this area for the last 20 years. I am amazed at all the developments in this area and happy to be a part of the change. I strive to give excellent customer service and provide our customers the best level of care. I am here to help. We are not just your pharmacy, we are your family!

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Dr. Damon Ricks, PhamD

Pharmacist in Charge

Dr. Damon Ricks Jr. graduated with honors from Norfolk State University (2013-2017), majoring in Biology (Pre-Professional). He continued his education at Hampton University from 2018-2022, earning his Doctorate of Pharmacy with determination despite the challenges posed by the pandemic. Dr. Ricks specializes in compounding and diabetes management, expertise he's excited to bring to the Columbia Heights community and DC vicinity.

I'm committed to giving my best daily and eagerly anticipate meeting you. In the field of pharmacy, treating our community like family is paramount. This rings especially true for me. My goal is to forge strong connections with everyone I encounter, fostering positive and lasting impacts on the Columbia Heights community and the D.C. vicinity. With unwavering dedication and fervor, I'm dedicated to patient care. As part of Sierra International Pharmacy, I'm eager to contribute to Columbia's Heights Pharmacies journey towards better health and achieving our vision. Thank you for entrusting me to serve you. I'm excited to meet you all! - Dr. Damon Ricks Jr. PharmD.

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Edmond Borbor

Assistant Store Manager

My name is Edmond Borbor. I have been with Sierra since 2001. I am very excited to provide my customers with outstanding customer service. Stop in today! You will not be disappointed.

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Sapriece Barrett, cPHT

Head Pharmacy Technician

Hello, my name is Sapriece. I have been serving the Anacostia area for over 20+ years. I treat all my customers like family. You are my family. Stop in today!

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Charles Ingram

Assistant Manager

Hi, my name is Charles. I am a God-fearing man and a hardworking man. I am proud to bring a lot of energy to our local black owned pharmacy.