Team Physician for North Carolina State University’s football team and Orthopaedic Surgeon

Matt Boes.


Dr. Matthew Boes is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon with specialty certification in sports medicine from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. A partner in Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic, the Triangle’s premiere orthopaedic practice, he serves as Team Physician for North Carolina State University’s football team. His areas of expertise include sports medicine; shoulder and knee arthroscopy; and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, elbow and knee.

Dr. Boes has received numerous awards throughout his medical training and career. He’s authored recent orthopaedic textbook chapters, serves as a consultant reviewer for the Journal of Orthopaedic Research and the Journal of Knee Surgery, and lectures regularly on topics such as rotator cuff repair, shoulder and elbow injuries in athletes, ACL reconstruction and fracture healing.

Currently, he serves on the Outreach committee for the STOP Sports Injuries campaign, a nationally-renowned public education initiative developed by the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, which is designed to help parents, coaches, healthcare providers and athletes learn more about the prevention, treatment and long-term consequences of overuse and trauma injuries.

As a sports medicine expert, Dr. Boes appears frequently on television and radio, educating the public about sports injuries, prevention tips and treatment options. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, as well as the North Carolina Medical and Orthopaedic Societies.

A Boston native, Dr. Boes completed both medical school and residency at Boston University. He was selected for two prestigious yearlong fellowships in shoulder & elbow surgery and sports medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City and the University of Pennsylvania, respectively.

An avid sports enthusiast, Dr. Boes’ hobbies include running, golfing, hiking, swimming, snow skiing and trap shooting.