William B Abernethy, MD Cardiovascular Disease

Dr. William B Abernethy, MD

Cardiovascular Disease
Asheville, NC (1 other location)

About Dr. William B Abernethy MD

Dr. William B Abernethy, MD is a doctor primarily located in Asheville, NC, with another office in Asheville, NC. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology.

Dr. Abernethy has received 4 awards.


Dr. William B Abernethy has 2 locations

Asheville Cardiology Associates Pa 5 Vanderbilt Park Dr Asheville, NC 28803
Dr. William B Abernethy 428 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801


Dr. William B Abernethy has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Cardiovascular Disease
Interventional Cardiology

Specialty Expertise

Dr. William B Abernethy has the following 5 expertise

  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Heart Block
  • Unstable Angina
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)


4 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors (1)

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.


28 Years Experience

Wake Forest School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1993

Dr. William B Abernethy Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • BCBS North Carolina
    • BCBS NC Blue Value
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Carelink - Carolinas HealthCare System Tier 2
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. William B Abernethy

Dr. Abernethy is the director of the Cardiovascular Catheterization Lab at Mission Hospital. He joined Asheville Cardiology in 2001. Dr. Abernethy performed a year of cardiac research at the Mayo Clinic and also completed cardiology and interventional cardiovascular fellowships at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA.

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