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Cardiovascular Disease Asheville, NC

About Dr. William B Abernethy III MD

Dr. William B Abernethy III, MD is a doctor primarily located in Asheville, NC, with another office in Asheville, NC. They have 26 years of experience. Their specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.

Dr. Abernethy III has received 4 awards.


Dr. William B Abernethy III has 2 locations

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


Dr. William B Abernethy III has the following 2 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

Specialty Expertise

Dr. William B Abernethy III has the following 5 expertise

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


4 Awards

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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™.


26 Years Experience

Wake Forest University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1993

Dr. William B Abernethy III 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 III

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.

Uploaded December 6, 2019


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