Michael Meara

Michael Meara, MD

  • General Surgery
  • Physician

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery

Accepting new patients
4.9 out of 5
  • 57 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 27 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-3230

About Me

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

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Hernia, Abdominal
  • Abdominal Wall
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • General Surgery
  • Robotics
  • Herniorrhaphy
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Diseases
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • 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.

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.

57 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    5 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.9 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Mar 18, 2022

    Dr. Meara and Dr. Doble did an excellent job with all aspects (pre op, op & post op) of my procedure.

  • Reviewed on Mar 18, 2022

    Great experience.

  • Reviewed on Feb 14, 2022

    He was very friendly and understanding. I feel he is one of the best doctors ever.

  • Reviewed on Feb 09, 2022

    Dr. Meara honestly cares for me not only as a patient but as a person. He has called me to check on me even when out of town at Christmas. He gave me his personal phone number and told me to call him any time. I have and he was very attentive.

  • Reviewed on Jan 13, 2022

    Very good

  • Reviewed on Oct 08, 2021

    I like Dr. Meara's approach. Very direct and helpful. I would like to see his face some time.

  • Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

    He was satisfactory.

  • Reviewed on Aug 27, 2021

    All my experiences with Dr. Michael Meara and his assistant Derek have been excellent.

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 10/25/2021, 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.

  • Boston Scientific
  • Intuitive Surgical Inc.
  • BD