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Matthew W. Blanton, MD

Board Certification

Board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Educational training

Medical School: Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH

General Surgery Residency: Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN

Research Fellowship: Indiana Center for Vascular Biology and Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Plastic Surgery Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC


American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Active Member

American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Active Member

North Carolina Society of Plastic Surgery, Active member and Vice President

Southeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Active member

Hospital Affiliations

Rex Hospital

Duke Raleigh Hospital

WakeMed Hospital


Operation Smile

World Children’s Initiative

Leadership Positions

American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Leadership Committee member

North Carolina Society of Plastic Surgery,Vice President

Faculty Appointment

Duke University Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Adjunct Clinical Professor

Matthew W. Blanton, MD

Dr. Matthew Blanton is a board-certified plastic surgeon in Raleigh, NC. He is proud to be a partner at Specialists in Plastic Surgery, PA where has has the opportunity to improve the lives of his patients every day.  Dr. Blanton achieves success through compassion, understanding, and respect. As a result, he continues to be a highly coveted plastic and reconstructive surgeon in the Southeastern United States. 

After completing his medical education and training in general surgery, Dr. Blanton developed an interest in plastic and reconstructive surgery. He admired the ability of plastic surgeons to transform the appearance of patients suffering from severe cancer defects, trauma and congenital defects. Additionally, it appealed to his artistic sensibilities, allowing him to focus more on constructing things rather than destroying things. 

Dr. Blanton offers a wide range of aesthetic and reconstructive procedures and works personally with each patient to help them improve their appearance and regain confidence. He is highly skilled in the most advanced surgical procedures and non-surgical procedures to enhance the face, breast, and body. 

As a plastic surgeon in Raleigh, NC, Dr. Blanton considers personal attention and patient experience the most vital aspects of his practice. He dedicates his talents to each patient by educating them on their desired procedure and expectations and collaborating with his patients to ensure the desired results are achieved. 

Your office visits and treatment plans will be individually tailored to your specific needs, and the facility has been designed with your comfort and privacy in mind. Consider the care and concern Dr. Blanton and his staff provide as characteristic of the way he will handle your procedure. He takes extra care to ensure your safety, expectation and satisfaction and he looks forward to helping you achieve your aesthetic goals.

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“My self confidence has skyrocketed. I now feel comfortable and confident in my own skin. Thank you! Dr. Daluvoy and the entire staff at SIPS were fantastic in every way possible. They took the time to listen to my concerns and answer all questions I had. They were kind and respectful and went above and beyond to make me feel comfortable in even my most vulnerable state.”

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