Dr. Michael Goebel, MD

Dr. Michael Goebel, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Michael Goebel, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Arden, NC and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

2585 Hendersonville Rd

Arden, NC 28704

Contact Information

(828) 258-8800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Goebel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

81  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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37  Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
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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

  • Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Florida / Shands Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Florida / Shands Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • MD Spinal Recon Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goebel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goebel's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goebel to family and friends
57 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (57)

  • 5
    (38)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Goebel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (24)

Absolutely horrible. Dismissive, haughty, the worst physician experience I've ever had in my 40 years. An unkind know-it-all who told me I just had to power through the pain. Regardless of my back pain, I really think he's a terrible man.
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Dr. Goebel was very professional and he is a fine Surgeon. I was in unbearable and excruciating pain. I had removal of I think (6) pieces of bone from my vertebrae and repair of L3, L4 ruptured discs. He was kind and helpful. And repaired my spine successfully and well done. I have a bad knee, ...more
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Great Dr and person .
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I would highly recommend Dr. M. Goebel. He was very understanding of what was going on with my injury. And what needed to be done, my surgery went well and I feel much better. My appointments were scheduled promptly with short waiting periods on visits. The staff were very prompt and friendly...more
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Dr. Goebel is an excellent surgeon and person! A nurse who had spent 13 years assisting surgeons in the operation room at Park Ridge Hospital recommended only Dr. Goebel or Dr Silver to do the back surgery that I needed. Dr. Goebel gave me an appointment, read the MRI and scheduled the surgery...more
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