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R. Mark Rodger, MD

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Fellowship Trained in Spine Surgery

Care Team: Stephen J. Free, PA-C



Main Office Number:  910-332-3800
Office Fax: 910-763-8804
Care Coordinator: 910-332-1571
Surgery Scheduler: 910-332-1513



Locations served

3787 Shipyard Boulevard
Wilmington, NC 28403

  • Spine surgery
  • Back and neck pain
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Stenosis
  • MIS spine surgery
  • Spinal fusion
  • Cervical and lumbar artificial disc replacement

Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada


Orthopedic Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Spine/Reconstructive Surgery, Saint Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Spinal Surgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations:

New Hanover Regional Medical Center
NHRMC Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital at Cape Fear Hospital
Wilmington Surgcare

Professional Affiliations:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
North American Spine Society
North Carolina Medical Society
North Carolina Spine Society
North Carolina Orthopaedic Association
New Hanover-Pender County Medical Society

Physician Profile:

Prior to co-founding OrthoWilmington in 2001, Dr. Rodger practiced in North Carolina with the Statesville Medical Group as an orthopedic surgeon and spine specialist and later, Coastal Orthopaedics. Dr. Rodger and his wife have two daughters. The family enjoys coastal living.


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