From check in to check out everybody was nice & polite. Erik Heckman made me feel I made the right decision as to come here for my ankle. Looking forward to following up & getting great end results.

- Shanita S.
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Clinical Specialties

  • Foot & Ankle


  • North Carolina State University - BS, Biological Sciences (Pre-med concentration)
  • Wingate University - Masters, Physician Assistant Studies


Eric has been a Foot and Ankle provider for 7 years and has been involved with orthopedics since he was 18. In his free time, he enjoys skiing, hiking with his family and running. 

He can't wait to help you get the most out of your life and assist you in recovering from your injuries.



  • AAPA
  • SAAAPA, Wingate University Chapter

Pardon Our Progress

We are hard at work converting to a new Electronic Health Record.

As a result, our team members at our offices and on our phones are a bit slower than usual.

We appreciate your patience as we work to improve your OrthoCarolina experience.

Thank you.