About Us

Our mission is helping people move out of pain and dysfunction with expertise, experience and compassion.

Our History

Founded in 2012, Biltmore PT is rooted in over 25 years of service to Asheville and the surrounding communities. From 1985-2012 we served as the PT department of Asheville Orthopaedic Associates. We continue to operate in the same location and are proud to offer patients of Asheville Orthopaedic Associates streamlined care and face-to-face collaboration with Drs. Jarrett, Dement, Elder, Barnett, and Curl, and Ron Heninger, PA-C.



Our Team


Robert Mitchener, MPT, CFP


Robert is the owner of Biltmore Physical Therapy. He has been a physical therapist for 12 years. He received his Masters from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Robert became a Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner in 2007. He will sit for the Orthopedic Clinical Specialist Exam in 2013. Robert enjoys playing and performing traditional music, hiking, gardening, and spending time with his family, Danielle, Ellie and Will.


Steve White, P.T.A.


Steve has over 21 years of experience in adult orthopedics. His special interests include rehabilitation after ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff tears, and total joint surgeries. He graduated cum Laudi from Southwestern Community College and has advanced training in post-surgical shoulder and knee rehabilitation. Steve is a native North Carolinian and enjoys hiking, kayaking, and playing with his grandchildren.


Eileen Carter


Eileen Carter, practice administrator, is a native North Carolinian and has served the physical therapy needs at 111 Victoria Road for more than 25 years. She enjoys cooking, reading, hiking, working in her garden, and spending time with her family, including Aja her wonderful housecat.