Practicing Internal Medicine in Hickory, NC

“My goal is to develop a practice focused on high quality healthcare, where patients can develop long-term relationships with their physician in a comfortable atmosphere.”
— Dr. Swisher

Swisher Internal Medicine is a small practice in Hickory, North Carolina, specializing in primary care for adults. Our providers and office staff are dedicated to maintaining a comfortable and friendly environment in which each patient can receive premium care while forging a strong patient-physician relationship.  Dr. Swisher is a board-certified internist who has been practicing Internal Medicine in this area since 1997.  Our doctors (and PA) provide patients with the highest quality healthcare, focusing attentively on the needs and concerns of each individual.

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Swisher Internal Medicine