Rutherford Health Center

Christian Kaufman, FNP

Christian Kaufman, FNP

Education & Certifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA
  • Master of Science, MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA

Board Certifications:

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Matthew Roe, MD

Matthew Roe, MD

Provider Services These Locations:

Rutherford Health Center

Education & Certifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and English Literature - St Olaf College, Northfield, MN
  • Doctor Of Medicine - Creighton University School Of Medicine, Omaha, NE
  • Family Medicine Residency - Mountain Area Health Education Center, Asheville, NC

Board Certification:

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Carrie Elmore, MS, RD, CDE

Carrie Elmore, MS, RD, CDE

Education & Certifications:

  • Bachelors of Science, Appalachian State University, General Dietetics
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)
  • Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (LDN) in North Carolina

Advanced Education: 

  • Master of Science (MS)  East Carolina University, Nutrition and Dietetics

Board Certification(s):

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Susan Taunton, DMD

Susan Taunton, DMD

Location:

Education & Certifications: 

  • Furman University, BS
  • Western University of Health Sciences, DMD

Advanced Education:

  • MAHEC General Practice Residency

Board Certification(s):

  • North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners

Memberships, Honors, and Awards:

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Laura Brooks, PA-C

Laura Brooks, PA-C

Provider Services These Locations:

Rutherford Health Center


Education & Certifications:

  • The University of North Carolina, Greensboro
  • Jefferson College, Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies

Board Certification(s):

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Faith Hislop, PA-C

Faith Hislop, PA-C

Provider Services These Locations:

Rutherford Health Center

Education & Certifications:

  • Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies

Board Certification:

  • Board Certified, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Spanish
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ALERT - Coronavirus/COVID-19

Innovative Ways Blue Ridge Health Can Keep You Healthy During COVID-19

During this cautious time, Blue Ridge Health remains a trusted source for all of your healthcare needs. We encourage patients to use virtual visits that are now available to take care of your medical and behavioral health care needs.  We’re here to help keep you healthy no matter how long the pandemic lasts.

Please don’t hesitate to call 828-692-4289 option #9 or your local Blue Ridge Health office for more information. We are here to help!

Due to the Coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak, patients visiting our practices should anticipate the following changes:

  • Please bring a mask or cloth face covering with you to your visit, if possible. 

  • When you arrive at the practice, look for a member of our staff to provide site-specific instructions.

  • If you do not see a staff member, call the practice and instructions will be provided.

If you suspect that you have been exposed to Coronavirus, or you have a fever, cough or shortness of breath, please contact your local Blue Ridge Health office prior to visiting. They are happy to help and will provide further instructions.

Please be aware that these changes are necessary in order to serve you best.

Please follow instructions closely. We will help you as soon as we are able.

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Maneras innovadoras de Blue Ridge Health para ayudarle a mantenerse sano durante COVID-19

Durante este tiempo de cautela, Blue Ridge Health sigue siendo un recurso confiable para todas sus necesidades de atención médica.  Nosotros animamos a los pacientes a programar consultas telefónicas o vía electrónica que ahora están disponibles para sus necesidades de atención médica y de salud conductual. Estamos aquí para mantenerle saludable, sin importar cuanto tiempo dure la pandemia.

Por favor no dude en llamarnos al 828-692-4289 opción #1 o su oficina local de Blue Ridge Health para más información. ¡Estamos aquí para ayudarle!

Con el brote de Coronavirus/ COVID-19, los pacientes visitando nuestros consultorios, deben anticipar los siguientes cambios:

  • Al llegar al consultorio, busque a un miembro de nuestro personal para recibir instrucciones específicas.

  • Si no encuentra a un miembro de nuestro personal, favor de llamar a la oficina y le darán instrucciones.

Si sospecha que ha sido expuesto al Corona virus, o si tiene fiebre, tos, o falta de respiración, favor de comunicarse con su oficina local de Blue Ridge Health antes de visitar el consultorio. Con gusto le ayudarán y darán instrucciones adicionales.

Favor de tener en cuenta que estos cambios son necesarios para poder servirle mejor.

Favor de seguir las instrucciones atentamente. Le ayudaremos lo más pronto posible.

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