Asheville Orthopaedic Assococtes, also known as AOA, is the longest practicing orthopedic clinic in Western North Carolina. AOA has locations in three WNC counties and offers a range of health, nursing and medical care services of the highest quality. The organization provides a variety of treatment and diagnostic services in the areas of sports medicine and orthopedics. It also offers joint replacement, arthroscopy and MRI services. Asheville Orthopaedic Assococtes conducts knee, trauma and arthroscopic surgeries, as well as various other orthopedic surgical procedures. In addition, the organization offers appointment scheduling services over telephone and the internet. It accepts most health coverage plans. Asheville Orthopaedic Assococtes has affiliations with the Orthopaedic Surgery Center of Asheville, CarePartners Health Services and Mission Hospitals.