High Country Community Health is a community health center with locations in Boone and Newland, North Carolina providing primary care, behavioral health and dental services within an integrated medicine model of care that treats the whole person. 


Give Us a Call!

Avery Dental 828-742-1018

Avery Medical 828-737-0221

Watauga Medical 828-262-3886  

Watauga Dental 828-406-1925

Burke Medical 828-624-0300


The mission of the HCCH team is to provide quality, patient centered, culturally appropriate, affordable and compassionate care that serves the whole person. 


HCCH will be the leading employer, patient health educator, and provider of innovative whole person care in the communities we serve 


Wellness, Empowerment, Diversity, Accountability, Collaboration, and Respect

Board of Directors

The HCCH Board of Directors is comprised of community members and patients, representative of the ethnicity and economic status of the areas in which we provide care.

Current Board Members: Elizabeth Wegmann (Chair), Marc Chabot (Vice Chair), Marianne Ferlazzo, Gary McCullough, Dr. Chip Watkins, Paul Heckert, Nicole Hiegl, Cynthia Dillon, and Tom Piasecny.