Michael Owen Meyers, MD

Professor of Surgery; Residency Program Director, General Surgery
UNC Health Provider
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Specialties
Surgical Oncology, Cancer, General Surgery
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today
Accepting New Patients

Location Information

UNC Surgical Oncology at Panther Creek
6715 McCrimmon Parkway
Suite 300, Third Floor
Cary, NC 27519
US
Handicap Accessible
Phone:
Fax:
(984) 215-6374

Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Monday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

About the Provider

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Cancer
  • General Surgery

Subspecialties

  • Gastrointestinal Surgical Oncology
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Skin Cancer and Melanoma

Provider Details

Type: Clinician, Researcher
Gender: Male

About Michael Owen Meyers, MD

I am a surgical oncologist with clinical expertise in gastrointestinal cancer (with specific interest in stomach and esophageal cancer) and melanoma. Our multidisciplinary gastroesophageal clinic sees ~100 patients each year with newly diagnosed cancers and we work to provide broad care for all patients with a focus on receiving as much treatment in the local community as possible with an eye toward novel treatments and clinical trials when ap...
I am a surgical oncologist with clinical expertise in gastrointestinal cancer (with specific interest in stomach and esophageal cancer) and melanoma. Our multidisciplinary gastroesophageal clinic sees ~100 patients each year with newly diagnosed cancers and we work to provide broad care for all patients with a focus on receiving as much treatment in the local community as possible with an eye toward novel treatments and clinical trials when appropriate.

Medical School

  • Bowman Gray School of Medicine, 1995

Fellowship

  • Fox Chase Cancer Center, 2001 - 2003
  • Area: Surgical Oncology

Internship

  • Louisiana State University Medical Center, 1995 - 1996

Research Fellowship

  • Louisiana State University, 1996 - 1997

Residency and Chief Residency

  • Louisiana State University, 1995 - 2001
  • Area: General Surgery

Certifications

  • Surgery, Board Certified, 2012
Procedures: surgical treatment of gastrointestinal cancer (with a specific interest in stomach and esophageal cancer) and melanoma. Research: clinical and translational investigation of stomach and esophageal cancer as well as melanoma including clinical trials and laboratory studies focused on improving treatment of these diseases.
Gastrointestinal malignancy including esophageal, gastric, colon and rectal, liver, and pancreas cancer; melanoma

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Commercial Plans (Other than Aetna Whole Health)
  • Aetna Whole Health (Tier 2)
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plans (Other than Aetna Prime HMO)
  • AmeriHealth Caritas North Carolina Medicaid
  • BCBSNC Commercial Plans
  • North Carolina State Employees Health Benefit Plan (Active employees)
  • BCBSNC Blue Home with UNC Health Alliance
  • BCBSNC Medicare Advantage (Other than Experience Health)
  • Healthy Blue Medicaid
  • Carolina Complete Health Medicaid (Centene)
  • Cigna Commercial Plans (Other than Cigna Connect)
  • Cigna Secure Medicare Advantage
  • Contigo Health Plan (WakeMed employees only)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Humana Medicare Private Fee-for-Service
  • North Carolina State Employee Health Benefit Plan (Medicare Advantage for retirees)
  • Liberty Advantage Medicare Advantage
  • MedCost PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Commercial Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage
  • UnitedHealthcare Exchange (ACA) Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Medicaid
  • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
  • WellCare of North Carolina Medicaid
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