MATTHEW T. COKER

MD

Medical Arts Surgical Group | Dr. Matthew Coker

Dr. Matthew T. Coker, MD

General Surgery

About Me

Dr. Matthew Coker in Meridian, MS

 is a 

board-certified General Surgeon

 with a medical practice focusing on 

Gastrointestinal & Breast Cancer surgery

. He specializes in performing 

minimally invasive robotic & laparoscopic surgeries

.

Educational Background

He graduated from 

Baylor University in Waco, Texas

, and 

Baylor College of Medicine in Houston

. He completed his general surgery residency at the

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 2019

.

Surgical Procedures

Dr. Coker

excels at performing 

laparoscopic and robotic surgeries

, which provide many benefits to patients, including smaller incisions and a faster recovery. Robotics provides a better operating environment for the surgeon & allows them to perform at an even higher level.

Dr. Coker at Meridian, MS

 is able to provide a wide range of surgical procedures, which include, but are not limited to, the following:

Medical Philosophy

Dr. Coker takes great pride and responsibility in his care for patients.  He understands the vulnerable position that patients and their families are in when whey meet him, and it is important to him that patients and their families understand their diagnosis and treatment options.

  • American College of Surgeons

  • Parkland Memorial Hospital

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

  • Veteran’s Affairs Hospital – Dallas

  • Children’s Medical Center – Dallas

  • Gallbladder

  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

  • Colon Surgery

  • Rectal Surgery

  • Hernia Repair

  • Breast Cancer Surgery

  • He grew up in Beaumont, Texas.
  • He strives to listen to discover what patients want and need to improve their
  • quality of life. Patients describe him as kind, understanding, and excellent at
  • helping them figure out exactly what to expect before, during, and after their surgery.
  • He enjoys spending his free time with his family by hunting, fishing, wakeboarding, and camping.
Medical Arts Surgical Group, Medical Philosophy

The Exceptional Care You Expect, With the Patient-Centered Kindness You Deserve