Dr. Heather North, MD

RheumatologyFemaleAge 60

Dr. Heather North, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Hendersonville, NC and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. North has more experience with Osteoporosis & Screening and Arthritis & Arthropathy than other specialists in her area. She graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Upstate medical school in 1986. She is affiliated with Pardee Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. North to book an appointment.

Dr. North

Quality Healthcare Associates

705 6th Ave W Ste B Hendersonville, NC 28739
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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    She was kind, thorough, and confident. I am pain free for the first time.
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Heather North, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Hendersonville, NC and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. North has more...Read more

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology

    Education

    1994
    Brown Univ Affil Hosp.
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
    Roger Williams Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
    Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1986
    New York State U, College of Medicine - Upstate
    Medical School
    ,

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    Dr. North has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    What are Dr. Heather North, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. North frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening and Arthritis & Arthropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. North specializes.

    Where is Dr. Heather North, MD's office located?

    Dr. North's office is located at 705 6th Ave W Ste B, Hendersonville, NC 28739. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    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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    Frequently Treated by Dr. North

    Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. North treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. North treats other conditions, please contact the office at (828) 233-2849.

    Osteoporosis & Screening

    Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

    Dr. North is experienced in the area of Osteoporosis & Screening. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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    Osteoporosis
    Osteopenia
    Osteoporosis Screening
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    High
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    Arthritis & Arthropathy

    Arthritis and arthropathy specialists diagnose and treat diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis that damage joints, causing pain, stiffness and swelling.Compare with other Arthritis & Arthropathy specialists.

    Dr. North is experienced in the area of Arthritis & Arthropathy. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

    Based on claims data for 23 conditions and procedures

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    Arthritis
    Osteoarthritis
    Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Osteoarthritis of Hands
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    High
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    Check Dr. North's experience treating your condition or procedure

    Dr. North's conditions and procedures:

    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Neck
    • Bone Density Scan
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pain
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Dry Eyes
    • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Felty's Syndrome
    • Fever
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Fluid Test
    • Joint Pain
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Limb Cramp
    • Limb Pain
    • Limb Swelling
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Muscle Weakness
    • Musculoskeletal Function Test
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Osteoporosis Screening
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Steroid Injection
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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    (828) 233-2849

    Dr. North accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Anthem
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    Cigna
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    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

    Locations

    Practice

    Quality Healthcare Associates705 6th Ave W Ste B Hendersonville, NC 28739
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    Henderson County Hospital Dba Pardee Medical Associates1027 Fleming St Hendersonville, NC 28791
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