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Effective December 15th, we are back in-network with Blue Cross Blue Shield!

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Dr. Marc Haro, M.D.

Marc Haro, MD
Dr. Elise Hiza, M.D.

Elise Hiza, MD
Dr. Richard Rutherford, M.D.

Richard Rutherford, MD
Dr. Thomas Starnes, MD

Thomas Starnes, MD

Asheville Orthopaedic Associates welcomes
Marc Haro, MD Elise Hiza, MD Richard Rutherford, MD
and Thomas Starnes, MD

Call (828) 252-7331 today for an appointment!

Where does it hurt?

Welcome to AOA!

Asheville Orthopaedic Associates specializes in joint replacement, arthroscopy and sports injuries. We offer a Walk-In Clinic at our Biltmore Park location. The physicians at AOA take pride in finding and implementing the best possible solutions to their patients' orthopaedic problems.

Practice Specialties/Focus
  • Sports medicine
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Joint reconstruction
  • General orthopaedics
  • Trauma surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Oncology

Latest news

Dr. Groh Requested to Lecture at Mountain Orthopedic Update Meeting

April 27, 2017
Asheville orthopedic surgeon Gordon I. Groh, MD has been selected to participate as a lecturer for a regional shoulder surgery symposium. Dr. Groh will discuss treatment algorithms for shoulder injuries including surgical management. The course will take place at the Mountain Area Health Educational Center and registration is currently open. For more information about Dr. Groh, or to Request an Appointment-call Asheville Orthopedic Associates at 828-252-7331, or visit www.DrGordonGroh.com.


Help Dr. Barnett raise funds for his surgical mission to help others in Nicaragua


Asheville Orthopaedic Associates Now Offers Same-Day Appointment Clinic

Did you know that Asheville Orthopaedic Associates now offers a same-day appointment clinic for athletes of ALL kinds at our Biltmore Park location?


Dr. Groh Nominated to Serve as Examiner for the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery


Dr. Groh Requested By the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons to Lecture at Southeastern Regional Meeting