Covington, VA. - LewisGale Physicians announced today that it is opening two new locations in Covington, Virginia, including Primary Care and Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat) practices. Both practices will be housed in the newly renovated building, located in Covington at 120 Main Street.

Justin Douglas, MD, an Otolaryngologist who recently joined LewisGale Physicians and is currently practicing in Low Moor, will relocate his ENT practice to the new site in Covington. Donna Warner, FNP-C, a LewisGale Physician family medicine provider, will also relocate her practice from Low Moor to Covington.

"This is another important step that LewisGale Regional Health System is taking to expand its footprint in Alleghany Highlands to better serve our patients and the growing healthcare needs of our community," says Will Windham, CEO, LewisGale Hospital Alleghany. "In addition to this new practice site, we have also added other full time and part time specialists over the past year as part of our commitment to expand the availability of care in this community."

LewisGale and the Alleghany Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the opening of the new location with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house on March 9, beginning at 11:30 am. The public is invited to attend the event, which will include tours of the new facility, refreshments, and an opportunity to meet the healthcare providers.

Both practices will be open for patient appointments, beginning March 10. Patients can schedule appointments by calling (540) 862-0007.