Charles George VA Medical Center - Asheville, NC offers a variety of health services to meet the needs of our nation's Veterans. For additional contact information you may also view our phone directory or A to Z List of Services.
If you would like to send a card, gift or flowers to a patient, the mailing address is:
Patient Name (Patient Ward & Room Number)
c/o Asheville VA Medical Center
1100 Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC 28805
For the location of an inpatient or their phone number, dial the Medical Center at 828-298-7911 or 1-800-932-6408.
Please call our telephone care line if you need medical advice, have a question about your medication, or need to schedule a non-urgent appointment. Your location determines which number to use.
If you have a compliment, complaint, or other issue which you believe requires resolution, please contact one of our patient representatives. Their contact information is available on our customer service page.
VAMC Asheville provides specialized assistance and a seamless transition for veterans who have served in Operation Enduring or Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) and their families through the adjustment process of pre-and post-deployment.
Patrick McKinsey, MSW, LCSW, Coordinator, OEF/OIF Program Manager Phone: 828-298-7911 ext. 5554
To speak with someone in compensation and pension, call the Medical Center at 828-298-7911 ext. 3960 or 1-800-932-6408.
VA has establised an inquiry routing and information system which provides answers to frequently-asked questions. You may also use this system to submit a comment, question, or concern.
Our Former Prisoners of War Advocate can provide special assistance to former POWs.
John Cowart, LCSW
Assistant Chief, Social Work Service
Charles George VAMC, Asheville NC
828.298.7911 ext: 5285
The Minority Veterans Coordinator is Damita Klaiber, Equal Employment Opportunity Officer and Alternate Dispute Resolution specialist who can be reached at (828) 296-4490. The Minority Veterans Program goals are to increase local awareness of minority Veteran related issues and promote the use of VA benefits, programs and services by minority Veterans.
Members of the news media should contact our Communications Office at 828-298-7911 ext. 4446.