Dr. Eric Rhoton, MD

Dr. Eric Rhoton, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Eric Rhoton, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Florida College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.

7 Vanderbilt Park Dr

Asheville, NC 28803

Contact Information

(828) 255-7776

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • America's 1st Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
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Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Florida College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Shands Hospital At The University Of Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Shands Hospital At The University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rhoton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rhoton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rhoton

4.9

Based on 11 reviews

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Best Dr I ever had caring great surgeon. I could go on he is pure awesome !:)
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Asheville, NC – Mar 11, 2017
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Dr. RHOTON is a great surgeon he has operated on me 3 times. Cervical, 2 back surgeries. Dr. was very through and concerned about my well being after the surgery as well!! Dr is a 10 + in my opinion!! As well as his wonderful staff. sincerely, Carl L Swanson
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Carl L. Swanson in murphy, nc – Sep 05, 2016
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I was paralyzed by a Chiropractor and Dr Rhoton got me in, visited me in the Hospital, made sure my family was taken care of and operated on me the next day. He also scheduled an MRI in Waynesville to speed up the process of my operation and it made all the difference in the world. Since the...Read More
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Wayne Holland in Blairsville, GA – Mar 27, 2016
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