Dr. Coward’s clinical practice offers comprehensive Men’s Reproductive and Sexual Health services. He is an expert in men’s health and sexual medicine, and he specializes in male infertility, vasectomies, and microsurgical vasectomy reversals. Dr. Coward is the Director of Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at UNC Fertility, a state-of-the-art fertility center in Raleigh, NC. Complete diagnostic and treatment services offered by Dr. Coward on-site at UNC Fertility include advanced semen studies and hormone evaluations performed in UNC Fertility’s Andrology laboratory, diagnostic ultrasound, sperm cryopreservation, and a full array of surgical sperm extraction procedures under anesthesia in the on-site procedural suite, including microsurgical testicular sperm extraction (micro-TESE).
In addition to classroom and clinical instruction of medical students, and clinical instruction for the resident physicians in the UNC Urology residency program, Dr. Coward is the program director for the UNC Andrology Fellowship.
Dr. Coward’s research interests include male infertility, vasectomy and vasectomy reversal, penile prostheses, and urologic imaging. He has served as a co-investigator with the Reproductive Medicine Network, an NIH-funded group of centers of excellence that carries out multi-centered clinical trials of male and female infertility.
Urology – Board Certified
Clinical trials in reproductive medicine, vasectomy and vasectomy reversal, erectile dysfunction, Peyronie’s disease and Men’s Health
Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2012-2013
Residency: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 2007-2012
MD: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2007
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5 days ago
2022 End of Year Department of Urology Awards
This year’s Resident of the Year Award was given to Katy Reines, MD, and the Attending of the Year award was presented to Matthew Coward, MD, FACS
11 months ago
Dr. Matthew Coward Receives AOE’s Educational Mentor/Advisor Award
Congratulations to Dr. Matthew Coward for receiving the UNC Academy of Educators' (AOE) Educational Mentor/Advisor Award. Dr. Coward was nominated by the faculty, staff, and medical students at the UNC School of Medicine and recognizes Dr. Coward 's mentoring and advising efforts to students, residents, and fellows in their career endeavors.