Dr. Steven Sanderson, Boni Killian, Family Nurse Practitioner and Courtney Stump, Physician Assistant welcome you to their Family Medicine Practice. The top priority of the medical providers and their staff is helping you and your loved ones prevent illness and maintain physical and emotional well-being by providing medical care and recommending healthy lifestyle choices. We provide healthcare for men and women of all ages from newborns to great grandparents. Dr. Sanderson manages acute and chronic illnesses, treats acute injuries, performs minor office surgeries and, when necessary, refers you to an appropriate specialist. Just think of your family medicine provider as your first line of defense in guarding your most valuable possession of all: your health.

  • Wellness Programs
  • Geriatrics
  • Minor Surgeries (warts, toenail removal, skin biopsy, drainage of abscesses & skin cancer removal)
  • Adult & Well Child Physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Diabetes Care
  • Joint Injections
  • EKG (Electrocardiogram)
  • Infant/Pediatric Care
  • Pulse Oximetry
  • Spirometry
  • Women’s Health

CVFM – North Hickory utilizes an Advanced Care Team model. Our Advanced Care Team members include:
Social Worker
Case Manager/Care Coordination

Catawba Valley Family Medicine – North HickoryCVMG_CVFM-NH_map

212 29th Ave. NE Suite 1 • Hickory, NC 28601
Phone: 828.326.0658
Fax: 828.326.7105
Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
7:30am – 12pm and 1pm – 5 pm

After-Hours Physician: 828.324.0258

Dr. Steven Sanderson
After receiving his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Dr. Sanderson completed his Family Practice residency at Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Sanderson is board certified in Family Medicine and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.  He and his wife Eleanor have four children Jonah, Jordan, Jude and Josie. Dr. Sanderson’s personal interests include motorcycles, running and cycling.

Boni Killian, RN, FNP-C

Killian_Boni_lab_Aug16_webBoni Killian completed her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Winston-Salem University. She furthered her studies and graduated from Gardner-Webb University with a Masters in Science in Nursing with Nurse Practitioner. Boni has over 6 years acute care experience with emphasis in emergency medicine and heart failure. She is actively involved with Catawba County Relay for Life and enjoys running, kayaking and hiking as well as playing with her goldendoodle, Gracie. She is a current member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.



Courtney Stump, PA-C

Stump_Courtney_lab_Aug16_webCourtney Stump earned her Physician Assistant degree from Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, NC, after completing a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Wingate University in Wingate, NC. Her previous experience includes pediatric home healthcare, but she has a special interest in geriatric medicine. She and her husband, Jesse, enjoy camping, traveling, and spending time at the lake.