Dr. Courtney Damian is a board-eligible Obstetrician Gynecologist. Born and raised in the mountains of Colorado, she graduated magna cum laude from the University of Colorado in Boulder with dual degrees in Spanish Literature and Molecular/Cellular/Developmental Biology. She then completed medical school at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver, where she pursued a dedicated curriculum track in Women’s Health and was elected to the Gold Humanism Honor Society. Dr. Damian went on to complete her residency at the University of Texas Southwestern at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, TX, where she gained broad experience in high risk obstetrics, gynecologic surgery and preventative care.
Dr. Damian was thrilled to return to her mountain roots in the High Country joining Harmony Center for Women in 2019. When not at work, she enjoys exploring the great outdoors with her husband, Tom.
Heather Jordan, CNM is a 2002 graduate of East Carolina University School of Nursing in Greenville, NC with a Masters of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Nurse Midwifery. Her undergraduate degrees include Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Washington and Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology from Davidson College.
She is board certified in American Midwifery Certification Board and American College of Nurse Midwives.
Dr. Lynda Gioia-Flynt is a board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist. She completed both her undergraduate and medical degrees from Wake Forest University. She completed residency at State University of NY in Stony Brook where she was an administrative Chief Resident. Subsequently, she was an Assistant Professor and ultimately GYN Division Director at the University of Tennessee in Memphis, TN. She is happy to move back to North Carolina with her husband and two children to practice in Boone.
Nancy Griffith, FNP, CNM is a family nurse practitioner and a certified nurse midwife. She has lived in the mountains of Avery County since 1993 and enjoys providing healthcare to families in our community. Nancy has a diploma in nursing from Mercy School of Nursing in Charlotte, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UNC Charlotte, a Master’s Degree in Nursing from UNC Chapel Hill and a Post-Master’s Certificate in midwifery from Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing.
She is married to Reo Griffith and they have two children Abigail and Robert Benjamin.