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ARHS Provider
Appalachian Regional Medical Associates
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System
870 State Farm Road, Suite 102, Boone, NC 28607

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Heather Portaro, NP-C grew up Blowing Rock and has prior experience working at several Family Medicine practices. She received her undergraduate degrees from Appalachian State University and the University of North Carolina – Charlotte. She completed her Masters of Nursing degree at Winston-Salem State University. In addition to gastroenterology, her clinical interests include primary care prevention and treatment of infectious disease.
She and her husband Jeff have two children, Grayson and Alaina. She enjoys volleyball, hiking, mountain biking, singing and spending time with her family.