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

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Serving Avery County for more than 17 years!

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

Health Navigation If you are a patient of one of the following Appalachian Regional Medical Associates practices, Appalachian Regional Internal Medicine Specialists Baker Center for Primary Care Davant Medical Clinic Elk River Medical Associates and are being discharged from Watauga Medical…

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Medicare Annual Wellness Visit

Medicare is proactively supporting preventive medicine by covering the costs of an Annual Wellness Visit and screenings. The earlier we can detect health issues, the better they can be managed. Patients appreciate the time spent and opportunity to ask questions about their health. Appalachian…

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