Welcome to the North Carolina Chapter of the American College of Surgeons

Upcoming Events


Register for NC-ACS Advocacy Day

Register for NC-ACS Advocacy Day On May 1, 2019, NC Surgeons will again meet in Raleigh for the 2019 NC-ACS Advocacy Day.Don't miss this opportunity to meet with your local legislators and be heard on the issues that most affect your practice and your patients.This...

Prepaid Health Plan Contracts Selected for NC Medicaid Managed Care

Prepaid Health Plan Contracts Selected for NC Medicaid Managed Care The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) announced the selection of Prepaid Health Plans (PHP) that will participate in Medicaid managed care when the program launches in...

NC-ACS January 2019 eNews

NC-ACS January 2019 eNews MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW! NC/SC – ACS Joint Annual Meeting 2019Southeastern Surgical Congress to be Held in CharlotteKathryn Schlosser, MD Wins British Hernia Society Award ACS 2019  Leadership & Advocacy SummitParticipate in ACS Survey on...

Twitter – @NCSurgeons

RT @DukeSurgery: Walls of posters representing years of @DukeSurgery research at the 4th Annual Research Day. https://t.co/r73p1Z5JQU
  @NC - ACS
Dr. Timothy Pennell passed away peacefully at Salemtowne Retirement Community with family by his side on April 13th. Dr. Pennell graduated from Wake Forest University in 1955 and from... https://t.co/nCwzmHUVW6
  @NC - ACS
RT @AmBdSurg: #ThankYou to our item-writing committees who develop the content for every ABS exam! Each volunteer commits to writing 5-10 n…
  @NC - ACS
RT @DukeSurgery: Dr. Allan Kirk, Chair of @DukeSurgery, and Dr. Ranjan Sudan, Vice Chair of Education, kick off our 4th Annual Research Day…
  @NC - ACS
RT @DukeSurgery: Wed's #GrandRounds: We welcome Elliot Chaikof, MD, PhD, of @BIDMChealth as the Hunter Sweaney Lecturer https://t.co/im0bSM
  @NC - ACS
FDA: No More Mesh for Prolapse Repair https://t.co/v4wFGlJzWH
  @NC - ACS
Atrium-Wake Forest deal signals latest regional mega-system play https://t.co/aTeZ91Z9h2
  @NC - ACS
Teaching, rural hospitals gain from CMS readmission changes https://t.co/4duzlNVoFk
  @NC - ACS
Industry leaders share ideas, point fingers on limiting hospital prices https://t.co/d2OyFdicnX
  @NC - ACS
Study finds first-year interns spend 43% of their day on EHR https://t.co/lN2d5SvozO
  @NC - ACS

2019 Membership

The North Carolina Chapter, ACS would like to invite you to become a member! It’s your membership that will continue to let the Chapter focus on important issues facing North Carolina surgeons.

ACS Communities

Enter a place for knowledge exchange, content curation, idea incubation and professional networking.

The Future. Through the Eyes of a Surgeon

As health care changes, it is critical that surgeons continue to have a strong voice and seat at the table in all patient care decisions. Check out this new video encouraging Fellows to become actively involved in helping the ACS take bold steps and speak with a unified voice on behalf of patients.

Bleedingcontrol.org provides diagrams, news, videos and other resources with the goal of giving information to the public to learn proper bleeding control techniques.

Learn more