MaryShell Zaffino, MD, CMO

MaryShell Zaffino, MD, CMO

Special interests Preventative medicine Lifestyle medicine
Education Bachelor of Science in Biology, Davidson College
Master of Education in Exercise Science, University of Georgia
Doctor of Medicine (MD), Medical University of South Carolina Charleston
Family Medicine Residency, MAHEC, Asheville, NC
Board certified in Family Medicine

Additional Training:
LEAN for Healthcare Professionals Certification, 2017
Kanoff Institute Leadership College, 2018

Leadership:
Chief Medical Officer, 2019-Present, Blue Ridge Health
Assistant Chief Medical Officer, 2017-2019, Blue Ridge Health
Clinic Medical Director, 2014-2020, Blue Ridge Health
Serves on the Nominating and Leadership Development Committee, 2022

Memberships, Honors, & Awards AOA Medical Honor Society Inducted 2007
Pam Snape Service Award 2008
Clinical Science Award 2008
American Academy of Family Practice
Former President, Western North Carolina Medical Society
North Carolina Medical Society
Languages Spoken English and Spanish