Published on March 30, 2015

Rex Surgical Specialists Welcomes General Surgeon Dr. Mark Sturdivant

Bringing Clinical Expertise in Advanced Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine to the Team

RALEIGH, N.C. – Rex Healthcare is pleased to welcome Dr. Mark Sturdivant to Rex Surgical Specialists.

Dr. Sturdivant has more than 20 years of experience practicing in the Raleigh area and is board certified with the American Board of Surgery. His clinical expertise includes advanced wound care and hyperbaric medicine, general surgery and advanced laparoscopic surgery.

“An estimated eight million Americans suffer from chronic wounds and persistent sores caused by a variety of medical issues. I am pleased with the addition of Dr. Sturdivant to our team, who has the knowledge, skills and compassion to help our patients improve their lives by healing wounds as thoroughly and as quickly as possible,” said Daniel Vig, M.D., medical director, Rex Wound Healing Centers in Raleigh and Knightdale.

Dr. Sturdivant received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. He completed his residency at both the University of Virginia Medical Center and Carolinas Medical Center.

In addition to medical publications and honors throughout his career, Dr. Sturdivant is a fellow for the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the North Carolina Medical Society.

“When a patient has a wound, it really impacts every aspect of the person’s life¬—medically, socially and psychologically,” Dr. Sturdivant said. “I am pleased to bring my expertise to Rex to make an impact on our patients’ lives, which is rewarding.”

To learn more about Rex Surgical Specialists or to make an appointment with Dr. Sturdivant, visit or call (919) 784-4160.