Dr. Michael Roberts, MD

Orthopedic Surgery •  Male • Age 60
  
Dr. Roberts

Rutherford Orthopedics

139 Doctor Henry Norris Dr Rutherfordton, NC 28139

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(828) 287-9260

Dr. Michael Roberts, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Rutherfordton, NC and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Roberts has more experience with Hip/Pelvic Bones, Shoulder/Upper Arm, and Knee/Lower Limbs than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Cooper Med College San Francisco medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with Rutherford Regional Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Roberts to book an appointment.


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Dr. Roberts accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Practice Areas

Hip/Pelvic Bones

Hip surgery includes arthroscopy, fracture repair, resurfacing, and replacment to treat conditions affecting the hip, such as arthritis, dysplasia, and injuries.Compare with other Hip/Pelvic Bones specialists.

Typically treats 66% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Osteoarthritis of Hip more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis) more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip) more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 73% of their peers

Shoulder/Upper Arm

Shoulder and upper arm conditions include arthritis, bursitis, rotator cuff injuries, and dislocations, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.Compare with other Shoulder/Upper Arm specialists.

Typically treats 61% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Shoulder Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Shoulder Disorders more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Broken Arm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Broken Arm more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Shoulder Impingement Syndrome more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

Knee/Lower Limbs

Knee and lower limb surgeons perform procedures such as total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, and tendor repair, to treat conditions including arthritis, ligament tears, or bone fractures.Compare with other Knee/Lower Limbs specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Knee Disorders more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Osteoarthritis of Knee more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Elbow

Elbow surgeons perform proceduras including arthroscopy, replacement, resurfacing, or tendon repair to treat conditions affecting the elbow, such as arthritis, dislocations, and hyperextension.Compare with other Elbow specialists.

Typically treats 61% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Elbow Injuries more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Elbow Bursitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roberts treats Elbow Bursitis more than 31% of their peers

Dr. Roberts treats this condition more than 31% of their peers

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Dr. Roberts' conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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I’ve had several surgeries with Dr. Roberts and they’ve all been a huge success! He always takes time to explain everything. My therapist always say I further along than most people when I start therapy.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Roberts, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Rutherfordton, NC and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Roberts has more experience with Hip/Pelvic Bones, Shoulder/Upper Arm, and Knee/Lower Limbs than other spec...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1988
National Naval Med Center
Internship Hospital
1987
Cooper Med College San Francisco
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Rutherford Orthopedics

Rutherfordton Office139 Doctor Henry Norris Dr Rutherfordton, NC 28139
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Rutherford Regional Medical Center

Rutherfordton, NC

55% Patient experience rating, 14% lower than the national average