Bill DeVault, MD

Appalachian Regional Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine
194 Doctors Drive
  • Boone
  • Linville
Phone Number: (828) 386-2663
Fax Number: (828) 386-2664
Specialty: Orthopedics
Board Certified: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


About Dr. Devault: Dr. Bill DeVault received his medical degree from Wake Forest University and did his residency at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. DeVault completed a sports medicine and knee reconstruction fellowship at the Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic in Orlando, Florida, which included work with the Orlando Magic NBA team and Walt Disney World. Dr. DeVault has served as a sports medicine physician for Appalachian State Athletics since 2013 and previously served student athletes at Clemson University and Louisiana Tech. Dr. DeVault and his family enjoy all the outdoor activities available in the High Country.

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  • Lacey Fellowship in Sports Medicine and Knee Reconstruction, Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic, Orlando, FL


Professional Involvement: 

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Austin Moore Society



  • Chief, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St. Francis Hospital
  • Director of Sports Medicine, St. Francis Hospital


Sports Medicine Affiliations: 

  • NCAA Division I
  • NCAA Division II
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Professional Hockey, East Coast Hockey League
  • Southeastern Conference Women's Basketball Tournament
  • BiLo Center Arena, Greenville, SC
  • Orlando Magic (NBA)
  • United States Figure Skating Championships


Clinical Focus: Shoulder, hip, sports medicine, knee, ankle
Locations: Boone, Jefferson