Elk River Medical Associates

A part of Appalachian Regional Medical Associates

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Phone: (828) 898-5177
Fax: (828) 898-8306
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Our Office

Mon -Fri, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
150 Park Avenue
Banner Elk, NC 28604

Our Providers

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Serving Avery County for more than 17 years!

Telehealth is now available. You may be able to visit with your healthcare provider from the safety of your own home! Call (828) 898-5177 or contact us online to schedule an appointment.

Elk River Medical Associates has been an integral part of the Avery County medical community since opening in Banner Elk in 1990. Dr. David Kimmel and Dr. Alfred Earwood specialize in Internal and Family Medicine. Our office is availPatient Centered Medical Homeable to you by phone from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday – Friday.

Patients may contact The Practice Manager at (828) 898-5177 with questions, concerns, complaints or compliments regarding Elk River Medical Clinic.

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Our Services

Cold & flu

Complete Physical Exams


Family Medicine



Medicare Annual Wellness Visit

Preventative Care

Primary Care

Health Navigation

If you are a patient of one of the Appalachian Regional Medical Associates practices, and are being discharged from Watauga Medical Center or Cannon Memorial Hospital, you may receive a call from the Health Navigation Team to assist you in getting follow up care with your primary care provider. Read More: Health Navigation

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