Our Team

Paul J. Cutting

Dr. Paul Cutting is a board-certified hand surgeon. He completed his undergraduate degree at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He received his medical degree at the Uniformed Services University Health Science in Bethesda, MD, and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Eisenhower Army Medical Center in Ft. Gordon, GA. He completed his hand surgery fellowship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Inc. and holds a subspecialty certification in Hand Surgery. He is also a fellow, American College of Surgeons. Dr. Cutting is a retired colonel, Army Medical Corps.

Benjamin Debelak, DO 

Dr. Debelak is a board-certified sports medicine provider with Western Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists. He completed his medical training at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, then completed an internship and residency at McLaren-Greater Lansing Hospital in Lansing, Michigan. He finished his orthopedic training with a fellowship in orthopaedic sports medicine in 2011 at The Hughston Clinic in Columbus, GA. Dr. Debelak also services as the Medical Director for Haywood Regional Sports Medicine. 

Gerald King, MD 

In 1974, Dr. King received a Bachelor's degree in Biology from Andrews University followed by his medical degree in 1977 from Loma Linda University, School of Medicine. He then completed a five year post graduate residency program in orthopedics through Loma Linda University which included a first year of internal medicine. Dr. King is a general orthopedic surgeon who applies the most up to date procedures now available to his special interest in trauma, shoulder, hip, and knee reconstruction. This includes the anterior approach to hip replacement along with reverse total shoulder replacement. Dr. King is also the Medical Director of HRMC Center for Joint Replacement.

Audrey Fortezzo, PA-C 

Audrey is a graduate of University of California, San Diego, with a BS in Human Biology, and holds a Masters in Health Science from Duke University in Durham, NC. She is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. 



Kelly Klein, PA-C 

Kelly is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Arizona State University where she received her Bachelor's Degree in Human Health Studies. She completed her Master's of Physician Assistant Studies from New York Institute of Technology in Old Westburgy, NY in 2013. Kelly is board-certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.