Tate Clinic

Street Address
436 Hospital Drive, Suite 200
Linville, NC 28646
(828) 737-7917
(828) 737-6869

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Sloop MapThe Tate Clinic has faithfully provided surgical care for Avery County residence for many years, and in 2012 the practice joined Appalachian Regional Medical Associates, the medical office management group of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System. We look forward to continuing to serve “the mountain people” - whether you have been here for generations, just joined our community or are simply enjoying a respite from some other community.

Patients may contact Practice Manager Peggy Stocton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (828) 737-7917 with questions, concerns, complaints or compliments regarding Tate Clinic. 


Surgical Services

  • Most abdominal surgery
  • Cholecystectomy, laparoscopic or open procedure
  • Inguinal, Umbilical and Incisional hernia repairs
  • Colonoscopy in hospital and screening colonoscopy in the office
  • EGD (endoscopy) to evaluate the stomach and esophagus
  • Colon surgery including surgery for colon cancer and laparoscopic assisted colon surgery
  • Breast surgery including benign and malignant disease
  • Thyroid surgery for benign and malignant disease
  • Parathyroid surgery for high calcium
  • Some Gynecological surgery including Hysterectomy and Sterilization procedures
  • Carpal Tunnel surgery
  • Care of complicated wounds
  • Trauma Care
  • Skin cancer evaluation