Orthopaedic Surgeon in Cary, North Carolina (NC)

Sameer Mathur MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon


  • 1110 SE Cary Pkwy , Ste. 103
    Cary, North Carolina, 27518 - United States
    Phone: 919-297-0000

About Our Practice

Dr. Sameer Mathur is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is a fellowship trained spine surgeon and has been on the faculty since 2005.Dr. Mathur sees patients at the UNC Spine and Back Center. Dr. Mathur completed his undergraduate and medical school at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Following medical school, he finished his training in Orthopaedic surgery at the State University of New York. He completed a comprehensive fellowship in spine surgery at RUSH Medical Center in Chicago. He has a keen interest in advancing science and has conducted basic science research at Dana Farber Cancer Institute-Harvard Medical School, and National Institute of Health. Dr. Mathur has a basic science and biomechanical laboratory for research at UNC where he is studying genes that cause spine problems, and testing spinal implants. He presents his research and lectures internationally. Dr. Mathur’s practice includes a broad range of spinal disorders including spinal deformity, arthritis, trauma, tumors, instability, and degenerative conditions. His surgical procedures range form minimally invasive and microsurgical approaches to complex spinal reconstructions. He offers some of the most advanced treatment options in the region- from the use of genetic engineering to eliminate the need for bone grafting to new proteins that make spinal fusion surgery less painful and debilitating. The Spine and Back Center at University of North Carolina brings together the expertise of specialists from different disciplines in one location, treating the sources of spine, back and neck pain while offering the latest, most innovative non-surgical and surgical treatment options. At UNC, highly trained neurosurgeons, orthopaedic spine surgeons and physiatrists (doctors who specialize in physical rehabilitation), nurses and physical therapists, work together for a team approach to spine, back and neck care.

  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Fellowship Trained
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Cervical Spine Research Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • Scoliosis Research Society
Hospital Affiliations
  • UNC School of Medicine
University Affiliations
  • University of North Carolina
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