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William T. Adamson, MD

Division Chief; Associate Professor Surgeon-in-Chief, N.C. Children's Hospital

Department of Surgery
    Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

Services:
Surgery, Pediatric Surgery Service
Surgery, General Surgery
Cancer Services, Multidisciplinary Clinical Services, Computer and Robotic Enhanced Surgery Center (CARES), Pediatric Surgery
Trauma, Critical Care, and Acute Care Services
Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Services

Procedures/Research:
Pedsc General, Thoracic, & Minimally Invasive Surgery. excavatum & carinatum.

Special Interests:
Procedures/Research continued: Hernias, gallstones, hepatobiliary, congenital anomalies, anorectal, neonatal problems, inflammatory bowel disease, bowel adaptation, surg onc, lymphatic and vascular malformations. Peds trauma, pectus
 
Clinical Appointment Phone:  919-966-4220
Fax:  919-843-2497
Work Phone:  919-966-4643
E-mail Address:  pedssurgery@med.unc.edu

Website: http://www.med.unc.edu/pedssurgery
William T. Adamson, MD


Certifications
American Board of Surgery, General Surgery Certificate - Board Certified  (1998, 2007)
Pediatric Surgery - Board Certified  (2002, 2009)


Education and Training
Medical School: MD, Duke University, Durham, NC, 1990
Residency: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1991 - 1993
Area: Surgery
Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1993 - 1995
Area: Surgery
Residency: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1995 - 1996
Area: Surgery
Chief Residency: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1996 - 1997
Area: Surgery
Assistant Chief Residency: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 1997 - 1998
Area: Pediatric Surgery
Fellowship: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 1998 - 1999
Area: Pediatric Surgery


Professional Positions
  1. Assistant Instructor, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1992

  2. Instructor, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1996

  3. Instructor, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1997

  4. Assistant Professor, Medical University of South Carolina, 1999

  5. Assistant Professor of Surgery - Pediatric Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004

  6. Associate Professor of Surgery - Pediatric Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2011

  7. Surgeon-in-chief, NC Children's Hospital, 2011

  8. Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2011


Physician Referral:
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