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Our fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic surgeons at Blue Ridge Bone & Joint consistently deliver exceptional orthopedic care to the residents of Asheville, Arden/Fletcher, Hendersonville, and the surrounding communities.
For some acute injuries, wear-and-tear degeneration, and chronic conditions, conservative treatment methods may not always produce the desired results. Dedicated to providing our patients state-of-the-art treatments and the highest possible level of care, our surgeons offer minimally invasive surgery for certain candidates when surgery is absolutely necessary.
In minimally invasive surgery, surgeons often use special tools such as endoscopes, which are small cameras for real-time surgical imaging, to perform surgery within a very tiny incision area. Requiring an experienced, specialty-trained surgeon, minimally invasive surgery offers many benefits unlike more traditional, invasive surgeries, including:
- Quicker recovery than traditional surgery
- Lower risk of complications and infections
- Less pain after surgery due to muscle-sparing techniques
- Less scarring due to small incisions
At Blue Ridge Bone & Joint, our highly skilled minimally invasive surgeons have undergone specialized training in minimally invasive procedures for a variety of orthopedic injuries and conditions. Our surgeons are medical experts who are dedicated to helping our patients by using their advanced training and education to assess, diagnose, and treat orthopedic conditions or injuries and can perform a variety of procedures using minimally invasive surgical techniques, such as:
- Arthroscopy of the hip, knee, shoulder, and wrist
- Minimally invasive joint replacement surgery
- Minimally invasive spine surgery
Excellence & Exceptional Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques in Asheville
At Blue Ridge Bone & Joint, we understand that choosing the best doctor to treat your pain is an important decision. It requires you to consider several things; most notably, the doctor’s knowledge and experience in treating conditions and injuries, which is why we pride ourselves in having the most fellowship-trained doctors and surgeons in the Asheville region.
Our doctors intimately understand how to treat your orthopedic issue and will help guide you to a better quality of life through reduced or eliminated pain using minimally invasive surgical techniques and procedures. They also benefit from the collective knowledge of our entire staff of orthopedic experts in conservative care, surgery, and therapy, which allows them to discuss cases, share knowledge, and bring the best options to you, from your first appointment through recovery. Regardless of your diagnosis and the treatment you receive, our doctors are committed to working with our patients every step along their journey to reduce or eliminate pain, and they always recommend conservative treatment first before offering surgical options.
If you feel the time is right for you to meet with our doctors and surgeons to discuss your issue, you can make an appointment online or call us at (828) 258-8800. We also offer an orthopedic urgent care for injuries or conditions that can't wait for an appointment. Please click here for the availability of our Orthopedic Urgent Care locations in Asheville, Arden/Fletcher, and Hendersonville.
For more information on minimally invasive surgical techniques, please visit our Athlete and Parent’s Online Guide to Sports Medicine.