From babies to teens to
adults and seniors, we are
here for you and your family.
providers and staff
keeping up with the
latest medical technology
We care about our patients, let us be your medical home.
Teamwork is the foundation of the Family Health Centers.
Cindy Stephens, FNP, our diabetes educator, helping patients manage their disease.
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Accepting New Patients at All Locations--Adults and Children
Regular Office Hours:

M-F 8am-5pm

Saturday Hours:

Sat 9am-4pm (Downtown Asheville Office)

Walk-in Clinic:

M-F 8am-11am
All Locations!

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Meet our FHC Physicians
& Mid-level Providers

Why choose the Family Health Centers for you and your family?  We are an independent physician owned practice dedicated to long term relationships with our patients.  We offer many additional in-house services and encourage patient self-management for your lifetime health journey.


As a patient of The Family Health Centers, you can now view your medical records securely from your computer, smartphone or tablet. If we have your email address on file, please watch for an email invitation to activate your online account. If you'd like to request an account, please visit the Patient Portal tab above.



We Welcome Natalie Dorsey, PA-C

Natalie Dorsey, PA-CNatalie Dorsey, PA-C, earned a Physician Assistant-Certification from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, CA in 2011. Ms. Dorsey is accepting new patients at all Family Health Centers locations. To request an appointment, please call 258-8681. For more information about Ms. Dorsey, visit this link:

Natalie Dorsey, PA-C
ppc award

Award Winning HEALTHCARE


The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), a private non-profit organization dedicated to improving healthcare quality, has recognized The Family Health Centers of Asheville, Arden and Hominy Valley for their achievements in meeting quality standards and excellence in patient care.  The four areas of recognition are - Patient Centered Medical Home, Heart/Stroke Care, Diabetes Care and Physician Practice Connections.   Read more...


The Family Health Centers Patient Satisfaction Survey Results

Please take a moment and review the results from our most recent Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Patient Centered Medical Home

Here at the Family Health Centers, we promote a patient and family-centered approach to all aspects of the care we give.  As your "Medical Home", we focus on team-based, coordinated, quality care with respect and compassion.  Patient, physician and staff relationships are built on trust and open communication to ensure decisions show consideration for the patient's wants, needs and preferences.  Our team provides a comprehensive approach to health care including prevention, wellness, acute care and chronic care.  As your Medical Home we are committed to care that is:

  • Patient Centered
  • Comprehensive
  • Coordinated
  • Accessible
  • Committed to quality and safety

News & Events:

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    The Family Health Centers welcomes new patients to our practice. There are several ways to meet a prospective provider, including our monthly, after-hours "Meet and Greet" sessions. We invite you to learn more about this new program. 

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    April 16 is National Health Care Decisions day. Our patients are invited to a FREE Five Wishes Workshop on this date. At the workshop, we'll help current patients complete and notarize their Advanced Directives forms. The session is open from 6pm to 8pm at our Arden location. For more information

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    We are proud to congratulate Dr. Alan Baumgarten of The Family Health Centers for receiving the WNC Psychological Association’s 2014 William Bruce Award. Dr. Baumgarten was recognized for his contribution to “Integrated Care: Interfacing Medicine and Mental Health.”