Our chest and lung services include pulmonology, thoracic surgery, and cardiopulmonary rehabilitation. We focus on helping you breathe easier, specializing in diseases involving the lungs and treatment services for chest and respiratory system disorders. We treat the whole person, not just the illness. Our internal medicine services focus on prevention and wellness strategies, new treatment options and emerging health strategies. Treatment options range from respiratory therapy to thoracic surgery.

Pulmonary Rehabilitation is available to patients who are referred by a physician and whose medical records have been reviewed by rehabilitation staff. Patients with a number of conditions are eligible. Appropriate candidates for pulmonology care may be diagnosed with COPD, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, pulmonary fibrosis, and asthma.

Pulmonology in Boone, NC

Diagnosis & Treatment

  • COPD
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Emphysema
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Asthma
  • Lung Cancer
  • Advanced Thoracic Surgery
Pulmonology in Boone, NC

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation

  • Physician referral and eligibility required
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • EKG and Stress Testing
  • Pulmonary Lab

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Pulmonology in Boone, NC

Education & Support

  • American Lung Association Better Breathers Club
  • Informative education sessions
  • Coping Skills Assistance
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Reducing Risk Factors

 

Appalachian Regional Internal Medicine Specialists

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

Cannon Memorial Hospital

434 Hospital Drive
Linville, NC 28646
Phone: (828) 737-7000
Fax: (828) 737-7401

Watauga Surgical Group

965 State Farm Road
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: (828) 264-2340
Fax: (828) 262-0731

Paul H. Broyhill Wellness Center

Broyhill Wellness Center

232 Boone Heights Drive
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: (828) 266-1060
Fax: (828) 386-2664
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Watauga Medical Center

336 Deerfield Road
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: (828) 262-4100
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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. 

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Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation

Patients are admitted to the Appalachian Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program (ACRP) after being referred by a physician and the patient’s medical records have been reviewed by the ACRP team.

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Questions?

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