Recent Patient Reviews

Dr. Vomer and his team are skilled, knowledgeable, and friendly. The office is clean and comfortable and new patient registration was a breeze. The in office lab and xray were a huge time saver, since I didn’t have to schedule separate appointments somewhere else, but was able to get these things done in the same visit. Total game changer for me. I felt valued, respected and listened to.

Dr. Vomer is a skilled, knowledgeable physician who takes time to listen to his patients. The office staff are super friendly as well. Will recommend this office to everyone I know! The office staff are super friendly as well. Will recommend this office to everyone I know!

This is a great office. It is new, has all new and modern equipment, and an excellent staff and doctor. Everyone was nice, helpful, and knowledgeable, with no wait and a smooth experience. They have everything you need on site, including x-ray, lab, nutritionist, and ultrasound. The doc took his time, listened, and answered all my questions. I will recommend to my friends and family.

This is a great office. New, clean, modern office will all the equipment (x-ray, labs, ultrasound) right there. Friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff, and a doc that is willing to listen and knows his stuff. Really pleased to find such a great doctor and office!

Dr. Vomer is very knowledgeable in all services offered at Avance Wilmington. The staff is pleasant and welcoming. Highly recommended!

Great experience. Dr. Vomer was attentive, explained things very clearly and provided excellent recommendations to help get me out of knee pain.

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Rock Vomer, DO, DPT, CAQSM is a dual board-certified Family and Sports Medicine Physician and Doctor of Physical Therapy, treating patients at Avance Care in Wilmington, North Carolina.

Dr. Vomer completed his Sports Medicine Fellowship at Duke University. Prior to his fellowship, he completed his residency training at the Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. He obtained his medical degree from the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) in Blacksburg, Virginia, and obtained his Doctor of Physical Therapy from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Dr. Vomer currently holds an appointed research position with the Mayo Clinic where his research focuses on Sports Medicine and improving access to primary care services for patients. Dr. Vomer is an active member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the American Medical Association. Dr. Vomer serves on research committees and works on creating policies to improve engagement and community service. Dr. Vomer specializes in Sports, Performance, and Weight Loss Medicine. These include the care of musculoskeletal injuries, fractures, concussions, nutrition management, and chronic pain. He has a holistic philosophy and approach to patient care and believes that everyone deserves a customized care plan to meet their unique needs. Additionally, Dr. Vomer incorporates his Doctor of Physical Therapy skills and Osteopathic Manipulation to optimize the athletic and physical performance of each patient.

Dr. Vomer cares for children and adults of all ages and is passionate about using his unique combination of education and skills to treat all patients. Throughout his career, he has had experience working with athletes at all levels of competition including recreational, high school, collegiate, and professional levels, and feels confident in helping athletes in the Wilmington community achieve their athletic goals.  Dr. Vomer aims to return patients back to their active lifestyles after illnesses and injuries as quickly as possible and to keep the local community thriving on and off the field.

Outside of work, Dr. Vomer enjoys spending time with his wife Emma, their dog Tucker, and local family members who live in Wilmington. His hobbies include golfing, boating, fishing, and fitness. In his youth, Dr. Vomer was an avid football and baseball player. He is looking forward to working with youth and collegiate sports teams in the local community.

Dr. Vomer’s Scientific Publications via National Institute of Health.

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