Family and Internal Medicine

Whether you’re dealing with a routine sickness, living with a chronic condition, or want to stay current with regular preventative checkups, family medicine and/or internal medicine is a great place to start.

Family medicine providers, or primary care providers, are your partners in person-focused (not disease-oriented) healthcare. They deal with a wide range of medical issues, including disease prevention, health maintenance, counseling, patient education, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses. They are also trained to coordinate care among different specialists and sub-specialists. Establish a relationship with a family medicine provider by scheduling an annual routine check-up, which is covered by most health insurance plans.

Internal medicine providers, or internists, are experts in diagnosing and treating diseases that commonly affect adults and complex medical situations where you may be dealing with multiple conditions. Our internists have experience with diabetes, endocrine disorders, rheumatology conditions, pulmonology, and more.

Family & Internal Medicine Boone, NC

Family Medicine

  • Preventative Care
  • Acute Care (sickness or injury)
  • Complete Physical Exams
  • Pediatrics (Baker Center only)
  • Same-Day Appointments
Family & Internal Medicine

Care for Senior Adults

  • Medicare Annual Wellness Visit
  • Medicare Navigation
  • Preventative Care
  • Acute Care (sickness and injury)

 

Family & Alternative Medicine

Internal Medicine

  • Diabetes Care
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonology
  • Rheumatology

Appalachian Regional Internal Medicine Specialists

148 Hwy 105 Extension, Suite 104
Boone, NC 28607
Phone (828) 386-2746
Fax (828) 386-2750
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AppFamily Medicine

Opening mid-October, 2019
148 Hwy 105 Extension, Suite 102
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: (828) 386-2222
Fax: (828) 386-2223
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Baker Center for Primary Care

436 Hospital Drive, Suite 230
Linville, NC 28646
Phone: (828) 737-7711
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Davant Medical Clinic

623 Chestnut Ridge Parkway
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Phone: (828) 386-3350
Fax: (828) 386-3352
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Elk River Medical Associates

150 Park Avenue
Banner Elk, NC 28604
Phone: (828) 898-5177
Fax: (828) 898-8306
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More information

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

Medicare Annual Wellness Visit

Medicare Part B covers a yearly visit to a healthcare provider at no cost to you to help prevent disease and disability. At this appointment, you and your provider will discuss your current health and risk factors and develop a personalized prevention plan to help you stay healthy. Read More: Medicare Annual Wellness Visit

Lung Cancer Screening

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has determined that the evidence is sufficient to add a shared-decision making visit and an annual lung cancer screening to the preventative services available under the Medicare program.  Read More: Lung Cancer Screening

Questions?

If you would like to speak to someone about our services, please let us know!