Andrew Beardsley

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Andrew Beardsley, MD

Dr. Andrew Beardsley joined Dr. Michael Messino in practice at Cancer Care of WNC in 2018.  With a background in research, Dr. Beardsley seeks state-of-the-art, evidence-based care recommendations for his patients.  He values getting to know each patient and tailoring his discussions and treatment plans to meet the individual’s needs.  A native of West Virginia, he was drawn to the culture of the Western North Carolina region.

Very good at staying in touch and easily accessible.
Margaret D.
He listens! Dr. Beardsley is kind, takes his time to do a thorough job and is there when you need him as is his staff.
David E.
Always consistent, excellent care!
Bill D.
Sense of humor and he listens.
Irma H.
Very calming. Explains things so that you can understand. Listens.
Jeanne H.
Very attentive and takes his time. He seems to really care. Easy to talk with. Good attitude.
Joanna H.
Quick and answers questions.
Victoria L.
Dr. B is compassionate and gentle. He takes time to listen patiently and shows empathy. He is responsive to calls- even after hours. We feel very fortunate to be in his care.
Beth B.
He is very understanding and really listens. He is an extremely nice doctor.
Greg E.
He has always treated like a person instead of a number. Pays attention to what I have to say.
Chris S.
Started treatment asap! Never rushes, encourages questions, personable, incredibly thorough! Cannot say enough good things. So thankful.
Debra M.
Very knowledgeable (Ph.D.) and he listens to my concerns. He answers my questions and helps me with the decision about my care. When I asked him about getting a second opinion, he graciously referred me to a Charlotte oncologist. I appreciated that he had my best interests at heart.
Russ G.
Kindness, caring, honesty, professionalism. "When we first met Dr. Beardsley we felt at ease, that he could and would do all he could for my cancer, to allow "more days to enjoy" We thank God for Dr. Beardsley and all the staff at MCC".
John H.
Barbara M.
He seems to listen.
John H.


Postdoctoral Research in Lung Cancer Cell Biology:

University of California

San Francisco. Funded by National Cancer Institute, Lung Cancer Research Foundation and the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine.

Fellowship Medical Oncology:

University of California

San Francisco

Internship/Residency Internal Medicine:

University of Pittsburgh-Montefiore/Presbyterian Hospitals


Doctor of Medicine and PhD:

West Virginia University School of Medicine

Medical Center Dr, Morgantown, WV 26506, United States


Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology


American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

Sub-Specialty Interests:

Lung cancer.


In his spare time, Dr. Beardsley enjoys fly fishing and cooking.


Available for appointments in Asheville and Brevard.