Biography

Following his surgical residency in Buffalo, NY, Dr. Turner began his practice at Newman Regional Health Medical Medical Partners in 2012.

As a general surgeon, Dr. Turner has knowledge of the entire surgical process, from the initial evaluation through preparation, procedure, and post-operative management.

He is familiar with a wide range of conditions and the use of minimally invasive procedures when applicable.

Dr. Turner and his wife, Alaska, have four children and reside in Emporia. He is a serious music fan and moon watcher.

“Polite, respectful, and professional staff never leaves a question unanswered.”

Joshua in Emporia, KS – May 2021

“If you find yourself needing surgery,never any fun, I highly recommend Dr Turner. He is very professional but down to earth at the same time. His nurse Jane is extremely helpful and friendly. I give him a five. So does my husband.”

WebMD review, December 2020

Matthew Turner, MD Credentials and Education

  • Graduated from Brigham Young University, Provo, UT with a bachelors of arts degree
  • Completed post baccalauereate studies, University Of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Public Health Program, University of Utah Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT.
  • Graduated from the University Of Utah School Of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT with a degree in medicine.
  • Completed general surgery residency at State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY.

Matthew Turner, MD Certifications

  • The American Board of Surgery 

Matthew Turner, MD Licensure

  • KS State Medical License

Matthew Turner, MD Specialties

  • Hemorrhoids
  • Melanoma
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Hernias
  • Colonoscopies
  • Esophagealduodenoscopy (EGD)
  • Appendectomies
  • Breast Biopsies
  • Gastrointestinal resections
  • Gall Bladders
  • Skin Procedures
  • Wound Care
  • Hyperbaric Medicine
  • General surgery

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Newman Regional Health
1201 W 12th Avenue
Emporia, KS 66801
620-343-6800
Newman Medical Plaza
1301 W 12th Avenue
Emporia, KS 66801
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