About Me

Highlights
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Robotics
  • Herniorrhaphy
  • Hernia, Abdominal
  • Abdominal Wall
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • General Surgery
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Diseases
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Biliary Tract Diseases
  • Cholangiopancreatography, Endoscopic Retrograde
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis, Acute
  • Cholecystolithiasis
  • Choledocholithiasis
  • Colonoscopy
  • Common Bile Duct Diseases
  • CREST Syndrome
  • Digestive System Diseases
  • Esophageal Achalasia
  • Fundoplication
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastroscopy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia, Hiatal
  • Hernia, Inguinal
  • Hernia, Umbilical
  • Hernia, Ventral
  • Lipoma

Locations Where I Practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location. Please call the “Schedule an appointment” number shown above for scheduling assistance.

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK
MD
8/1/2003 - 6/30/2007

Internship

Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC

7/1/2007 - 6/30/2008

Residency

Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC

7/1/2008 - 6/30/2013

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery
10/22/2013

Academic Information

My Department

Surgery

My Division

General and Gastrointestinal Surgery

Reviews

The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

232 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.7 out of 5

Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 11/21/2019, Dr. Meara has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office.

  • Intuitive Surgical Inc.
  • Becton Dickinson