Michael Meara

Michael Meara, MD

  • General Surgery
  • Physician

Accepting new patients

4.9 out of 5
  • 59 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 28 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept


About Me

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

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Herniorrhaphy
  • Hernia, Abdominal
  • Abdominal Wall
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • General Surgery
  • Robotics
  • 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

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

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


Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC

7/1/2007 - 6/30/2008


Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC

7/1/2008 - 6/30/2013

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

Academic Information

My Department


My Division

General and Gastrointestinal Surgery


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.

59 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.8 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.8 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.7 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.4 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.8 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.8 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jun 30, 2021

    My experience with Dr. M Meara has been superb. His capable care with a great deal of compassion have been a hallmark of my dealings with him. I am grateful to him for the amazing surgery he performed & the care he gave while I was recovering. OSU is fortunate to have a surgeon of his calibre on the staff.

  • Reviewed on Jun 29, 2021

    Showed concern about my issues. Explained why I experienced my issues.

  • Reviewed on May 20, 2021

    felt completely comfortable and understood all things involved

  • Reviewed on May 04, 2021

    Dr. Michael Meara listening to everything I explained to him and then he made his decision. so proud I went to have surgery at OSU East Hospital. Thanks to everyone there.

  • Reviewed on Apr 11, 2021


  • Reviewed on Mar 29, 2021

    Dr. was very concern and understanding.

  • Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

    All great. He is very thorough. Thoughtful.

  • Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

    Dr. Meara was thorough, caring and a good communicator.

  • Reviewed on Jan 07, 2021

    All good.

  • Reviewed on Dec 20, 2020

    he was late but apologized he was working the clinic and got held up. he was very attentive to my symptoms

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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 11/01/2020, 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