Marc Haro, MD, MSPT
Dr. Marc S. Haro is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in all sports-related injuries, in particular complex knee injuries and cartilage restoration. He obtained his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine, graduated from a residency in orthopaedics at the University of Virginia, and completed the prestigious sports medicine fellowship at Rush University in Chicago. Dr. Haro also holds an undergraduate degree in athletic training from Purdue University and a master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Washington University in St. Louis.
Dr. Haro’s “on the field” experience includes working with the Indianapolis Colts, Chicago Bulls, and Chicago White Sox, as well as the athletic departments of Purdue University, University of Virginia, James Madison University, DePaul University and Wabash College. He is the author of numerous journal articles and medical textbook chapters reporting on his findings in basic science and clinical research. His work has been presented at numerous meetings, but nationally and internationally. He is a reviewer for the American Journal of Sports Medicine and a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the International Cartilage Research Society.
Prior to coming to Asheville, Dr. Haro was an assistant professor in Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. There he served as the lead team physician of several local high schools as well as the Charleston Rivedogs, the New York Yankees minor league baseball team. He currently serves as the Director of Sports Medicine at Mission Hospital and the lead team orthopaedist for the UNC Asheville Bulldogs.
Patient Care Focus:
Surgical sports medicine; complex knee; cartilage restoration; ACL reconstruction, knee dislocations, meniscus and cartilage injuries, patellofemoral issues, revision of knee ligament surgery as well as shoulder injuries such as rotator cuff tears and shoulder instability.
Medical Training: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana
Residency: University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia
Fellowship: Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, Chicago, Illinois
Board Certification: Orthopedic surgery; sports medicine
Mission Orthopedics Asheville Orthopaedic Associates - Arden
310 Longs Shoals Road, Suite 201 | Arden, NC 28704 | (828) 782-9330