“McDowell Orthopedics went beyond the call of duty, I couldn’t have been treated better anywhere else” – Geneva Burleson

If you’ve ever had an injury requiring an orthopedic specialist…you know pain. From strains and pulled muscles to broken bones and injuries from repetitive movement, the need for treatment is urgent. We’re here so you can find quick relief. We’re close to home and on-call when you need help.

Our extensive experience means quality care for every type of orthopedic issue, including medical and surgical care of all injuries and diseases that occur in your muscles, bones, joints, ligaments and tendons. We’re ready to put our orthopedic expertise into action to help you.

Our Patients

We see anyone needing orthopedic care, from infants to the elderly. While your doctor may make a referral, you do not need a referral to see our orthopedic physician. To schedule an appointment, please call 828-659-5459.

Is this an emergency?

When you call during office hours, the staff at McDowell Orthopedics assesses your condition and schedules an appointment as quickly as possible…immediately if necessary but usually within 24 to 48 hours. However, some injuries need treatment right away.  If we’re not in the office, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room. If you’re headed to McDowell Hospital’s Emergency Department, our office offers 24/7 emergency coverage. These symptoms indicate the need for medical attention:

  • Swelling, bruising or bleeding
  • Intense pain
  • Inability to move the affected body part
  • Bone puncturing through the skin

Our Services

McDowell Orthopedics provides medical and surgical treatment for the complete range of orthopedic problems, including common complaints such as injuries, arthritis, tendonitis and carpal tunnel syndrome. Our skilled physician performs traditional and minimally invasive surgery at McDowell Hospital’s newly renovated Surgery Department. As orthopedic specialists, we work closely with your primary physician to ensure continuous care. Our areas of treatment include:

  • General orthopedic care
  • Sports medicine
  • Fracture management
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the knee
  • Hip and joint replacement surgery
  • Surgical and non-surgical care of hands
  • Foot and ankle treatment and surgery
  • Work-related injury care
  • Low back pain treatment

Our patients count on receiving comprehensive orthopedic care right in our office because we provide the full range of services to meet your needs:

  • X-rays
  • Casting
  • Splinting
  • Durable medical equipment

Our Physicians

George C. Green, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Green joined McDowell Hospital in 2004 after serving in private practice in Kilamarnock, VA. He formerly served as a Staff Orthopedic Surgeon for the U.S. Navy.

Appointments and Information

To make at appointment, or if you have any questions, please call McDowell Orthopedics at


Office hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm


McDowell Orthopedics
100 Spaulding Road, Suite 1
Marion, NC 28752