Looking for an Orthopedic surgeon that you can trust is a daunting task. You do not want to chance that the person you are going to for ankle, knee, hip, or even spinal surgery may not be among the best in their field. Though this is a decision you have to make for yourself after meeting the orthopedic surgeons in person we are giving you a good start. Hopefully an end to your frustration even.
Orthopedic surgery is becoming ever more common as advancements allow for better hip and knee replacements which of course makes the demand for orthopedic surgeons higher. Find the best ones in North Carolina so you can find the surgeon that is right for you and your needs. Something as important as a hip replacement or any other orthopedic surgery, can’t be left to chance and all the time spent researching surgeons around can take up an awful lot of time. So here are the top orthopedic surgeons we have chosen in North Carolina.
Dr. Marcus Bennet specializes in the the treatment of all types of musculoskeletal injuries and problems. In addition, he is also focusing his practice on performing hip and knee replacements including new technologies for young active patients. At present, Dr. Bennet is in practice at the Asheville Orthopaedic Associates.
Dr. Brian Stover completed his fellowship in foot and ankle reconstruction and research at the Professional Education and Research Institute in Roanoke, VA. He currently specializes in performing foot and ankle surgery for adults and children. Dr. Stover also has a specialty interest in wound care.
Dr. Ryan Draper currently specializes in the disciplines of Primary Care Sports Medicine and General Orthopedics. He is a proud member of the American Academy of Family Practice and the American Medical Society. Dr. Draper also completed a Fellowship training in Moses Cone Hospital.
Dr. Robert Sypher completed medical school and internship at SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY. He specializes in providing innovative treatment to all areas of illness and injury of the hand, elbow and shoulder. Dr. Sypher also focuses his practice on performing arthroscopic procedures.
Dr. Mack Aldridge is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and has earned a certificate of added qualification in Hand Surgery. In addition, he also completed a subspecialty fellowship training in hand, upper extremity, and microsurgery at the Duke University Medical Center.
Dr. Jay Jansen is a sports medicine fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon. He specializes in performing arthroscopic treatment for joint disorders and in soft tissue reconstructive procedures of the knee, shoulder, and elbow. Dr. Jansen is also currently the team physician for a number of local colleges and high schools.
Dr. Charles DePaolo received his medical degree from the Louisiana State University and completed his internship at the Methodist Hospital in Memphis. He currently specializes in Sports Medicine, Joint Reconstructive Surgery, and shoulder, hip, and knee surgery. Dr. DePaolo has been in practice for more than 20 years already.
Dr. Robert Garfield is board-certified in foot and ankle surgery. He has been practicing in the Asheville area for more than 20 years. Dr. Garfield is currently involved in many community activities, such as Rotary Club and the Boy Scouts of America.
Dr. Sami Oweida focuses his orthopedic practice on treating disorders of the hip and knee, as well as sports medicine. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh and is currently a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons as well.
Dr. Glen Perry specializes in performing knee, shoulder, and elbow surgery. His practice also focuses on performing arthroscopic and reconstructive knee surgery procedures as well as treating sports related injuries. Dr. Perry is also well-known for being the first to perform the Autologous Carticel Transplantation in the Charlotte area.