Dr. Robert Boykin is a fellowship trained, board certified orthopedic shoulder, arthroscopic knee and hip surgeon, and sports medicine specialist dedicated to serving the greater Asheville community. Offering both non-operative and surgical approaches to joint related injuries and conditions, Dr. Boykin treats patients using a combination of philosophies and approaches that he has developed through extensive experience and training around the world.
His specialties include the arthroscopic and open surgical treatment of complex shoulder conditions including rotator cuff tears, labral tears, biceps injuries, shoulder arthritis, and fractures. Dr. Boykin also specializes in the use of surgery and biologic treatments for knee and hip preservation. This includes the use of novel techniques in treating ligament, meniscus, and cartilage injuries of the knee, as well as the arthroscopic management of debilitating hip conditions including labral tears and femoroacetabular impingement.