Matthew P Doepker, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

Contact Information
(803) 545-5800
Two Medical Park Suite 300
Columbia, SC 29203


General Surgery - Good Samaritan Hospital, 2013

Complex Surgical Oncology - Muffitt Cancer Center, 2015
Surgical Oncology Research - Moffitt Cancer Center, 2016

General Surgery

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery, 2014


Matthew P. Doepker, MD joins the General Surgery Division of the Department of Surgery as Assistant Professor at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and the Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group effective May, 2016. His surgical and primary academic focus will be in the field of gastrointestinal foregut, pancreas, melanoma and sarcoma disease-related process.

Dr. Doepker earned his medical degree from Wright State University in 2008 and completed his general surgery residency program in the Department of General Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio in 2013. Dr. Doepker recently completed a complex general surgical oncology fellowship at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, the only NCI-Designated comprehensive cancer center based in Florida. Dr. Doepker has also completed a Research fellowship in gastrointestinal and cutaneous oncology under the mentorship of Dr. Jonathan Zager in the Division of Surgical Oncolory and Clinical Outcomes Research at Moffitt Cancer Center in 2016.

Dr. Doepker provides a wide scope of complex abdominal procedures and advanced laparoscopy, with an interest in clinical trial participation.

Dr. Doepker welcomes patien referrals and may be contacted at the following:

University Specialty Clinics - Surgery Division of General Surgery Two Medical Park Drive, Suite 300 Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 545-5800