Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) features the only truly local providers for orthopedics in Boone, NC because our providers live, work, and play right in your community. In addition, we offer many different approaches including surgical and non-surgical treatments for your orthopedic injuries and conditions. Our providers are committed to a conservative, non-surgical treatment approach first,. While you may want to do everything you can to avoid surgery, non-operative approaches are not always recommended or successful. Our orthopedic surgeons specialize in arthroscopy, joint replacement, minimally invasive surgery, hand surgery and advanced knee and shoulder technology.

Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

  • General orthopedic consultation
  • Non-operative treatment of orthopedic injuries & conditions
  • Ultrasound diagnostics/guided injections
  • Physical rehabilitation consultation
  • Platelet rich plasma therapy
  • X-ray

Orthopedic Surgery

  • Arthroscopy of Large & Small Joints
  • Joint Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Advanced Knee, Ankle, Shoulder & Hip Technology

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Non-Surgical Treatment

  • Injections
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy

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AppOrtho - Boone

194 Doctors Drive, Boone
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: (828) 386-2663
Fax: (828) 386-2664
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The Rehabilitation Center Boone

232 Boone Heights Drive, Suite A
Boone, NC 28607
Phone (828) 268-9043
Fax (828) 268-9045
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The Rehabilitation Center Linville

434 Hospital Drive
Linville, NC 28646
Phone (828) 737-7520
Fax (828) 737-7509
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The Foley Center

621 Chestnut Ridge Parkway
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Phone (828) 386-3300
Fax (828) 737-7509
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Our joint replacement program

The Joint Replacement Program educates patients on what to expect before, during and after a joint replacement surgery at Watauga Medical Center. Patients meet with their recovery period primary caregiver for approximately one hour. Classes focus on those patients who are having hip and knee…

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Patient Stories

Two lovebirds and a knee replacement

Two lovebirds and a knee replacement

Remember puppy love? For most couples, that fairy tale feeling is unintentionally lost somewhere between bills to pay and diapers to change. As a society, we acknowledge this marital transition as the norm, but should it be? After 18 years of marriage and a recent knee replacement surgery, Roy…

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