Dr. Kent Kercher, MD, FACS

Dr. Kent Kercher, MD, FACS

Work:

Clinical Professor , Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Education:

Doctor of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Dr. Kent W. Kercher has 24 years of experience in the field of Surgery. He earned his BA in Political Science from Davidson College and his MD from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. After completing both an internship and residency in General Surgery at Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center, he went on to complete a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery at UMass Memorial Health Endoscopy Center. Today, this expert is board certified in Surgery. Formerly, this expert served as a Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and as the Vice Chief of Surgery at Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center. He currently serves as a Physician within the Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, as the Co-Director of the Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, the Chief of Minimal Access Surgery, and as the Co-Director of the Carolinas Hernia Center at Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center. Moreover, he is also the Director of the Adrenal Center and Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs in the Department of Surgery at Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center.

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k*********@c*****.org

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(704) ***-****

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Charlotte , North Carolina

At a Glance

Expert Witness Activity

17

Plaintiff Cases

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Defense Cases

13

Other Cases

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Expert Challenges

5

Malpractice Cases

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Personal Litigation

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Publications

206

Media & News

183

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Litigation Activities

18 records available

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Carson V Dawn v. Doctors Hospital of Augusta, LLC, et al.

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2022-01-31

Sheri Kinney, et al. v. Cleveland Clinic Foundation, et al.

Expert Witness

2019-09-12

Katherine Elizabeth Ray v. Blue Ridge Radiologists, Inc., et al.

Expert Witness

2018-08-13

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Publications

206 records available

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Needlescopic appendectomy as a routine procedure: Just because you can? or Just because you cannot?

Letter

Preservation of deep epigastric perforators during anterior component separation technique (ACST) results in equivalent wound complications compared to transversus abdominis release (TAR)

Journal Article

The regionalization of ventral hernia repair: Occurrence and outcomes over a decade

Journal Article

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Using Expert Radar, we uncovered a textbook chapter written by the opposing expert that contradicted his testimony, helping us secure a $44 million verdict—the largest single verdict for a single plaintiff in Kentucky's history.

Mark Alcott, Esq.

Harlin Parker

Media & News

183 records available

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Kent Williams Kercher, MD - Charlotte, NC - NPI 1154352243

Mar 8, 2024 -- The current practice location address for Kent Williams Kercher is 1350 S Kings Dr, Charlotte, NC and can be reached out via phone at 704-446- ...

Top Doctors of North Carolina 2024: Charlotte Region

Dec 29, 2023 -- Todd Heniford, Atrium Health General & Complex Abdominal Surgery, Charlotte. Kent Kercher ... Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte.

Demographic Influence on Colorectal Cancer - SSAT

Dec 8, 2023 -- ... Kent W Kercher, Ronald Sing, Charlotte, NC. The purpose of this study ... Annual Meeting * Join SSAT * Job Board * Make a Pledge * Event Calendar

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Education

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Degree Type

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Doctor of Medicine

Davidson College

Bachelor of Arts

Work History

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Clinical Professor

Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center

Chief

Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center

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