Matthews Surgery Center exists to improve the health of communities one person at a time.



Matthews Surgery Center will deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.



The Matthews Surgery Center values of compassion, diversity, personal excellence, and teamwork guide our actions and behaviors as we work together to achieve our vision and further our mission.



We treat our customers and their families, staff, and other healthcare providers as family members with kindness, patience, empathy, and respect.



We recognize that every person is different, each shaped by unique life experiences. This enables us to better understand each other and our customers.


Personal Excellence

We strive to grow personally and professionally and approach each service opportunity with a positive, flexible attitude. Honesty and personal integrity guide all we do.



The needs and expectations of anyone customer are greater than what one person’s service efforts can satisfy. We support each other so that together as a team, we can be successful in the eye of the customer as a quality service provider.



Medical Director: David Anderson, MD

Clinical Supervisor: Charity Hopkins, RN

Administrator: Rebecca Pellas, CST, SFA

Business Office Manager: Lisa Pagan RN

Your surgeon may be one of our physician partners! The physicians listed below have an ownership interest in Matthews Surgery Center. An interest in this facility enables them to have a voice in the administration and medical policies of this health care institution. This involvement helps to ensure the finest quality of care for our patients. Matthews Surgery Center places special emphasis on fully informing our patients of this ownership. It is our goal to inform patients and treat them professionally at all times.

David Anderson, M.D.

Marcus Briones, M.D.

Scott Burbank, M.D.

Bruce Cohen, M.D.

Adam Fosnaugh, M.D.

Matthew Gullickson, M.D.

Daniel Lewis, M.D.

John Meade, M.D.

James R. Romanowski II, M.D.

Scott Shawen, M.D.

Jason Silva, M.D.

Leo Spector, M.D.

John Ternes, M.D.

Ron VanDerNoord, M.D.

Capital Anesthesia Investment Group, LLC

Ask your doctor about a referral to one of our outstanding physicians. We look forward to serving you.

Patient Information

Patient Rights & Responsibilities

Every patient is special to us here at Matthews Surgery Center. Download the Matthews Surgery Center Patient Rights and Responsibilities document for your records.

Notice of Privacy Practices

This notice describes how health information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Download the MR-107a Notice of Privacy Rights document for your records.

Advance Directives

Advance Directives are documents that allow you to state your wishes about medical care in the event that you are unable to speak for yourself. Download the MSC Patient Notice About Advance Directives document for your records.


The patient has the right to voice complaints about their care and to have those complaints reviewed and, when possible, resolved. Download the Patient Complaints and Grievances document for your records.

Ownership History

Matthews Surgery Center, LLC is a newly-formed limited liability company. Fifty-percent of its membership interests are owned by Presbyterian Medical Care Corp., a subsidiary of Novant Health, Inc. and
fifty-percent of the membership interests are owned by Gaul Surgical Properties II, LLC, an affiliate of OrthoCarolina, P.A., an orthopedic surgery group based in the Charlotte region. Download the MSC Ownership History document for your records.

Patient Guide to Surgery

It is important for you to follow the below guidelines before surgery in order to avoid delay or cancellation on the day of your procedure. Download the Guide To Surgery document for your records.

Medical Records Release Form

You can save some time during your visit by completing a medical release form prior to your visit. Download the Medical Records Release Form document for your convenience.