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Family Medicine Physician - McDowell Medical Associates, Nebo, NC - Small town southern charm near beautiful Lake James in western North Carolina

Nebo, NC, United States
Job ID: 1792
Job Family: Physicians
Specialty: Family Medicine
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 97831074333173-Family Medicine
Location: Nebo - 5920 US 70 East


If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina and South Carolina. We invite Family Medicine Physicians to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together in our Primary Care team with McDowell Medical Associates in Nebo, NC.

Do you want to practice big-city medicine and have a small-town feel? Do you want to practice at the top of your game and provide access to the best treatments for all of you patients? If so, please read on.


  • Bring mind, body, heart, and spirit to your work
  • Put your patients first and foremost
  • Are generous with your thoughts and voice because you know your opinion matters
  • Love what you do, value having the support, resources, and advanced technology to practice at the top of your game
  • Want to surround yourself with colleagues who feel like extended family
  • Are great at what you do but want to be part of something greater. While you believe individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible


  • Atrium Health based in Charlotte, NC, is one of the nation’s largest, most innovative, not-for profit healthcare organizations, providing a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina and Georgia
  • We are recruiting a BC/BE Family Medicine Physicians to join established practices affiliated with our partner, Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge. This out-patient, general Family Medicine practice is located in western NC near beautiful Lake James
  • Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental, and vision coverage in addition to retirement savings plans. We also provide significant time off for CME as well as a CME allowance; short and long-term disability insurance and top-rated malpractice insurance coverage
  • To show our commitment to you and to assist with your transition to our organization and community we offer all-inclusive relocation assistance

 Together We

  • Will treat with each other with dignity, respect, courtesy and gentleness; responding to the needs of our patients and each other
  • Will promote a clean and safe environment and speak up for the safety of our patients and each other
  • Will honor and respect the rights of patients, families, and each other
  • Will work with one another as professionals; recognizing the accomplishments of our patients and each other and improve the health of the people in the communities we serve

 Picture Yourself Here

McDowell Medical Associates, located in Nebo, NC, is an established practice that is an asset to the community and is committed to providing quality care. McDowell Medical Associates continues to see growth in their busy practice and is looking forward to adding a passionate Provider to the team. 

Explore Nebo, a small family-oriented town about an hour northwest of Charlotte and about an hour east of Asheville near beautiful Lake James on the border of Burke and McDowell counties. Lake James has 10 square miles of surface area and more than 150 miles of shoreline. It was the filming site for the Daniel Day-Lewis film The Last of the Mohicans and served as a backdrop for the final scenes of the Sean Connery film The Hunt for Red October. Discover Burke County, with a population of approximately 90,000, offers an abundance of recreation including hiking, biking, camping, fishing, boating, cycling, rock climbing, golf, and is an easy hour drive to some of the best skiing in the eastern US.

Your next move

Now that you know more about us, we hope you will join us. At Atrium Health and Carolinas Healthcare System Blue Ridge you’ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work and why you were called to it in the first place. Please contact me today to learn how you can join our team, we’d love to have you!

When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.