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136 Creekview Court, Marion, NC, 28752

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Services Provided:

  • Primary Care

  • Prevention & Wellness

  • Immunizations

  • Work/School/Travel Exams

  • Behavioral Health ​​

  • Minor Ambulatory Procedures

  • Chronic Disease Management

  • Substance Abuse Services

  • Specialty Referrals

  • Telehealth

  • Health Coaching

Hours of Operation






7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

To make an appointment, call (828) 583-6733. For medical and dental assistance after hours and on weekends, call 828-285-0622 to reach an on-call provider.

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Heather Cook, FNP, grew up in WNC and graduated from nursing school at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1992. After working as an ICU nurse in Chapel Hill and San Diego, Heather completed an FNP program at the University of California San Diego. She has worked in public health, family practice and internal medicine for the past 20 years and is delighted to be back home in North Carolina near family and old friends. When she is not working Heather loves hiking, trail running and reading.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Question:  How do I make an appointment at WNCCHS—McDowell Health Center?

Answer:  Call (828) 583-6733

Question:  Do you take insurance?

Answer:  Yes, we accept most insurance including Medicaid and Medicare.  We also have a Sliding-Fee Program available for insured and uninsured patients that is based on income and family size. 

Question: What language capabilities do you have?
 A translation service is available for non-English speaking patients.

Question:  Where is the WNCCHS—McDowell Health Center located:

Answer:  WNCCHS—McDowell Health Center is located at 136 Creekview Court, Marion, NC, 28752.

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