Amanda Hager, Practice Manager
Amanda has been working in the medical community for many years. She worked as a Home Health CNA for 3 years. She worked in Primary Care as a Front Desk Clerk and Front Office Coordinator before being promoted to Practice Manager. Amanda is a member of Community Care of WNC and is on the board for the WNC Medical Manager Association as Social Chair. In her free time she enjoys hiking, tubing on the French Broad River, and crocheting.
Heydin Otero, Medical Assistant
Heydin Otero has been a medical assistant since 2011. She was born and raised in Nicaragua and she is fluent in English and Spanish. She obtained a medical degree at the American University in Nicaragua and worked in rural areas of the country exposing her to a wide range of clinical scenarios as well as providing her with a broad clinical knowledge, which makes her a great asset to our practice. At Cannon Family Health, Heydin strives to develop a relationship with our patients, making them feel at ease. Heydin has travelled to over 35 countries and this experience has given her an insight on biodiversity, cultures, medicine, politics, and much more. Currently, her primary focus is spending as much quality time with her 4 year old son Maximillian and later pursuing a career as a PA.
Ryan Loll, Medical Assistant
Hello, my name is Ryan and I have been working in the medical field since 2013 when I obtained my Emergency Medical Technician certification. Now that I work in family medicine, I enjoy working with patients to improve their overall health as well as practicing my Spanish speaking skills on the annual medical mission trip. In my free time, I like to spend time outdoors hiking, kayaking and white water rafting.
EmILEE BYERLY, RECEPTIONIST
My Name is Emilee Kate Byerly. I am a Western North Carolina Native, Born and Raised right here in Asheville. I have been working for Dr. Cannon for just a short time but I definitely call Cannon Family Health my home. I love my job and all of our wonderful Patients.. I love to Workout, be outside and eat good food.