- Physician owned and operated.
- Serving Carter County residents of all ages.
- Whether you’re sick or injured, Primary Care of Elizabethton provides same-day service for healthcare needs that are urgent, but doesn’t require an emergency room. Walk-in or call ahead for a same-day appointment.
- On-Site X-Ray
- On-Site Lab
- IV Fluids
- Intramuscular Antibiotics
- Minor Dermatology Procedures
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday – 10:00am to 2:00pm
“I’ve bragged on this place ever since I left yesterday. Everyone was so nice and took their time with me and didn’t rush me in and out. I don’t like doctors’ offices but this place put me at ease from the moment I walked in. It was a really nice experience for someone who’s anxious about doctors’ offices. I will be back for my future health care needs.” -SATISFIED PATIENT
Amanda Lingerfelt, DO
Dr. Amanda Lingerfelt is a (soon to be) board certified physician in Family Medicine. She attended ETSU for her undergraduate degree before attending the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine in Spartanburg, SC for her medical training. She was blessed with the opportunity to return home to East Tennessee to complete her Family Medicine residency training at ETSU Family Physicians of Kingsport. She served as Chief Resident during her final year of residency before graduating and joining the SOFHA Team in Carter County. Being from the small, yet beautiful, town of Unicoi County, she knew her calling was to stay in East Tennessee and serve the community near and dear to her heart. Her medical interests include rural and underserved care, preventative medicine, women’s health, chronic disease management, and osteopathic manipulative medicine.
Donald Thompson, MD, MPH, TM
Dr. Donald Thompson is dual board certified in Family Medicine and in Public Health and General Preventive Medicine. He graduated from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD, and went on to serve a 27-year career in the United States Air Force, including being stationed in Italy and Afghanistan. He holds a Certificate of Knowledge in Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers’ Health. He retired as a Colonel and has worked in international medical missions for 7 years since retiring. Dr. Thompson has lived in Bristol, Tennessee for 10 years, and enjoys spending time with his wife, his five grandchildren who are scattered around the world, and in the woods every fall!
Tammy Wilhoit, NP
Tammy Wilhoit is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She has over 23 years of nursing experience that includes long term care, primary care, urgent care, and trauma. Tammy received her undergraduate degrees from Walters State Community College and King University. She went on to complete her Master of Science in Nursing at King University. With devotion and compassion, Tammy looks forward to every patient encounter and feels blessed to serve others in this advanced role. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, cooking, swimming, and spending time with her husband and three sons.
Whitney Larkin, Practice Administrator