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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rhoton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rhoton performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rhoton performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rhoton treats Spondylosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Rhoton treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rhoton treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Rhoton treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Rhoton's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Rhoton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rhoton

4.9

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Best Dr I ever had caring great surgeon. I could go on he is pure awesome !:)
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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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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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Locations

Carolina Spine & Neurosurgery

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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AARP
Aetna
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America's 1st Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CHAMPVA
Cigna
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Healthgram
Humana
MedCost
Medicaid
Medicare
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Veteran Administration Plan

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Mission Health

Asheville, NC