Meet Our Experienced,
Local Team

We’re passionate about providing affordable and comprehensive care to every member of our community. Our staff, the Toe River Health team, is committed to taking the time to hear your concerns and treat you as a person — not a diagnosis.

Interim Health Director, REHS

F.M. Gardner

As the Interim Health Director for the Toe River Health District, I would like to introduce myself to you and, in time, I hope to get to know each of you.

Laura Sparks
Family Nurse Practitioner
Avery Campus
Samantha McIntosh
Family Nurse Practitioner
Mitchell Campus

We Provide Whole Health for Your Whole Life

Our Approach

Click the link to read a letter from the Interim Toe River Health Director Mason Gardner.


Toe River Health offers a wide variety of public health services in both Avery and Mitchell counties.

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