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Health Care

When you’re in need of medical care, there’s no place like home. Lewis Gale Hospital at Alleghany offers excellent diagnosis and treatment right here in the Highlands. And, because the hospital is part of the Lewis Gale family, the resources of the entire system are available.

There’s no shortage of highly skilled medical personnel. We’re located near two medical schools, as well as training at Dabney S. Lancaster Community College and Jefferson College of Health Science in nearby Roanoke.

Hospitals

LewisGale Hospital at Alleghany, formerly known as Alleghany Regional Hospital, located in Low Moor is member of the LewisGale Regional Health System, a family of hospitals, outpatient centers and physicians. The full-service hospital offers the following specialty services:

Nearby medical facilities in the Roanoke area – about an hour’s drive – include LewisGale Medical Center, another HCA hospital; Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Carilion Clinic’s flagship hospital, VCOM-Virginia, and a large Veteran’s Administration facility.

Health Care Education & Training

Education & training is available in the region for all levels of the profession, from physicians to nurses to technicians and assistants. There are two medical schools within an hour’s drive: Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine in Roanoke and the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg.

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College offers an associate’s degree in Nursing (RN) and Licensed Practical Nursing Certificate. Advanced Health Care and Emergency Medical Services certificates also are available. in Roanoke offers certificates, associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 15 health care-related fields.

Find a Physician or Medical Office in the Alleghany Highlands

Physicians – Dermatology

Thomas M. Karrs
540-862-3878

Physicians – Ear, Nose and Throat (Allergies)

Paul L. Strausbaugh, M.D.
540-862-6744

Physicians – General

Jackson River Family Practice

Patricia W. Henderson, DO
Robert “Jeff” Henderson, DO
Mike S. LaRue, PA-C

540-862-6750

Jackson River Internists

James E. Ballou, M.D.
Michele K. Ballou, M.D., FCCP
Scott Brown, DO
540-862-6710

Jackson River Nephrology

Hassan Honainy, M.D., FACC, FCCP
Bassel Moughrabi, M.D.

540-862-7064

Jackson River Surgical Specialists

Clare Weidman, M.D., FACS – General Orthopaedics & Total Joints
Joe Pack, DO – General Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Corey Weidman, PA-C
540-862-6777

Jackson River – General Surgery

Todd L. Fridley, DO
540.862.6710

Physicians – Pediatrics

Dr. William E. Boyd, Jr.
540-863-9660

Bath County Community Clinic

Ann B. May FNP-C
540-962-1122

Physicians – Psychiatry

Vladimir A. Brown Zheltkov
540-862-2021

Podiatrist – Community Foot Care

540.862.2700

Dental Care – Dentists

Clay S. Morris, DDS
540-862-4460

Terry W. Slaughter, DDS
540-862-4495

Kevin S. Slaughter, DDS
540-862-4495

David W. Wheeler, DDS
540-965-1160

Dental Care – Orthodontist

A. B. Hammond, PC
540-463-7744

Vision Care

Carl S. Partain, OD
540-962-8494

Gregory Mays, R.Ph
540-962-2020

Alleghany Opticians

Kirshna Sankar, M.D.
Tasso S. Butler, Jr., OD
540-962-4621

Physical Therapy

LewisGale-Alleghany Regional Physical Therapy
540-862-6265

Highlands Therapy & Industrial Rehabilitation

Elizabeth McCoy, OTR/L
Mark McCoy, P.T.

540-962-6226

Ridgeline Physical Therapy

Jonathan Eaton, P.T.
Brett Siebenkittel, P.T.
540-862-0068

Pharmacies

Alleghany Family Pharmacy
540-965-2160

CVS (Covington)
540-962-3951

CVS (Clifton Forge)
540-862-4223

Kroger
540-863-0071

Wal-Mart
540-962-6675