Published on January 15, 2021

Twelve Pardee UNC Health Care Physicians Named North Carolina Top Doctors

Pardee UNC Health Care is pleased to have 12 physicians named to Business NC Magazine North Carolina Top Doctors list for 2020. Inclusion in the list is based on the opinions of responding doctors in the region and the results of the magazine’s research. The Top Doctors were then voted on by peers in the state to complete the final list.

“It does not surprise me that so many of our wonderful physicians are considered so highly-regarded by their peers,” said Dr. David Ellis, chief medical officer, Pardee UNC Health Care. “Each one of these doctors is committed to their specialty and providing quality patient care to our community. Being named to this list is a distinct honor.”

The following Pardee UNC Health Care physicians were included on this year’s list:

  • Family Medicine 

Lateef Cannon, MD – Pardee Family Medicine Associates

  • General Surgery

David Charles Price, MD – Pardee Surgical Associates

  • Hand Surgery

Samuel S. Abrams, MD – Southeastern Sports Medicine and Orthopedics

  • Infectious Disease

Christopher H. Parsons, MD – Pardee Center for Infectious Diseases

  • Medical Oncology & Hematology

Navin Anthony, DO – Hendersonville Hematology and Oncology at Pardee

James Earl Radford, Jr., MD – Hendersonville Hematology and Oncology at Pardee

  • Neurology

Joel Travis Callahan, Jr., MD – Pardee Neurology Associates

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Roy David Beaty, MD, FACOG – Pardee OB/GYN Associates

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Andrew Kersten, MD – Southeastern Sports Medicine and Orthopedics

R. Christian Estes, MD – Southeastern Sports Medicine and Orthopedics

  • Spine Surgery

Keith M. Maxwell, MD - Southeastern Sports Medicine and Orthopedics

  • Vascular Surgery

John Richard (Rick) Hobson, Jr., MD, FACS – Vascular Surgery at Pardee

The Top Doctors nomination is a project in which doctors in the state vote for their colleagues in various specialties who exemplify excellence in their service areas. The list is intended to allow the public to see and celebrate the physicians who were selected. It also gives those seeking medical services a place to find trustworthy and highly regarded providers in their community.

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