Aaron J. Vaughan, M.D. graduated from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and later attended the University of Virginia where he completed his residency in Family Medicine. Following his residency, he completed a primary care sports medicine fellowship at the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill where he was the team physician for Carolina Hurricanes Professional Hockey team as well the University of North Carolina.
Aaron moved to Western North Carolina in 2013 where he is employed at MAHEC (Mountain Area Health Education Center) as the Sports Medicine Director as well as the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Director. He is active at the national level with the AMSSM (American Medical Society for Sports Medicine). Locally he serves as the team physician for the Asheville Tourists, UNC-Asheville and Warren Wilson College, Carolina Day School and Asheville High School, as well Asheville Rugby Football Club. Additionally he is active in the community with coverage of local events including Special Olympics, Girls on the Run, and multiple mass participation events. His primary interest is in non-surgical orthopaedics, ultrasound medicine, and traumatic brain injury/concussion management.
Aaron is happy to call Asheville home and enjoys travel, trail running, cycling, among other outdoor activities.
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Links For Dr. Vaughan:
Asheville Orthopaedic Associates: http://www.ashevilleortho.com/dr-aaron-vaughan.asp
Mission Sports Medicine: http://www.mission-health.org/sports-medicine.php