Mark R. Hedrick, MD
Mark R. Hedrick, MD

Foot & Ankle

Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery

Blue Ridge Region

South Asheville
Asheville - Livingston

A graduate of the Honors Program at the University of Georgia in Athens Georgia, in 1984, Dr. Hedrick went on to complete his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia in 1988. He then completed his internship and orthopedic residency at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama in 1993, followed by a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia in 1994.

Since 1994, Dr. Mark R. Hedrick M.D. has been serving his patients at EmergeOrtho.

Dr. Hedrick is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Society. For over 23 years, his orthopedic practice has specialized in the treatment of all aspects of food and ankle care.

Dr. Hedrick participates routinely in medical missions, and serves on the board of directors of Scalpel At The Cross, a Christian medical missions organization providing orthopedic care to the Peruvian Amazon.

When he is not involved with patient care, Dr. Hedrick enjoys fitness and spending time with his family.

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  • Undergraduate: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
  • Medical School: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia
  • Internship: University of South Alabama Medical Center, Mobile, Alabama
  • Residency: University of South Alabama Medical Center, Mobile, Alabama
  • Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia


University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia:

  • Honors Program 1980-1984
  • Chairman – MCAT/DAT Tutorial 1982-1983
  • President – Alpha Epsilon Delta 1983-1984
  • Graduated – General Honors 1984

Dr. Hedrick was truly a good surgeon. I would recommend him any time.

James H


I travel from Johnson City for appointments with Dr. Hedrick. He is caring, compassionate and spends as much time with me as needed. He performed the surgery. I highly recommend as a physician and surgeon. Have complete trust in him.

Anna L


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