Matthew B. Martin, MD, FACS

Board-Certified General Surgeon in Greensboro, NC

Originally from Baytown, Texas, Dr. Martin received his BA from Rice University and his M.D. from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. His internship and residency were completed at the Wake Forest University Bowman Gray School of Medicine in Winston-Salem and included a clinical research fellowship. He joined Drs. Farley, Abrams, and Streck in Greensboro in 1985. In 1995 their practice became Triad Surgical Specialists which merged with Greensboro Surgical Associates in 1999 to become Central Carolina Surgery, P.A.

Dr. Martin’s practice includes the range of general surgery and cancer surgery. He performs laparoscopic bariatric surgery (Lap Bands and Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass surgery) and his area of special interest is advanced videoscopic surgery of the GI tract including laparoscopic colon resections and hiatal hernia reconstructions. He is a member of numerous surgical associations and currently serves as a Governor at Large for the American College of Surgeons.


B.A., Rice University, Houston, TX 1979
M.D., University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 1979
Intern in Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, 1979-1980
Resident in Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, 1980-1992
Research Fellow in Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, 1982-1983
Senior Assistant Resident in Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospital 1983-1984
Chief Resident in Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospital 1984-1985


American Board of Surgery
American College of Surgeons (Fellow)

Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
American Society of Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
North Carolina Medical Society
Greater Greensboro Society of Medicine
International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
Southeastern Surgical Association

President, Greater Greensboro Society of Medicine, 1996
District 10, Counselor NCMS, 2002
Board of Directors, University of Texas Southwestern Alumni Association, 1993
North Carolina Medical Society Leadership Scholar , 2007
President, North Carolina Chapter American College of Surgeons, 2001
Governor at Large, American College of Surgeons