Urologic Microsurgeon Specialized in
Male Fertility Treatment

Atlantic Reproductive Medicine

Welcome and thank you for your interest in learning more about me and male fertility.  My name is Matt Coward, and I’m a reproductive urologist and male fertility specialist based in Raleigh, NC at Atlantic Reproductive Medicine Specialists.

I specialize in medical and surgical treatments for male fertility that improve or restore natural fertility and optimize sperm quality for use with assisted reproduction.

My practice areas include vasectomy reversal, sperm retrieval, no-needle/no-scalpel vasectomy, as well as other areas of expertise which you can read about below.

I am passionate about family, relationships, communication, and the best possible outcomes for my patients. It would be my privilege to meet with you and discuss your goals.

Dr. Coward has special interest and expertise in:

Male Infertility, Dr. Matt Coward
Abnormal Semen Analysis, Dr. Matt Coward
Vasectomy Reversal, Dr. Matt Coward
Varicoceles, Dr. Matt Coward
Azoospermia, Dr. Matt Coward
Sperm Retrieval, Dr. Matt Coward
Microdissection Testicular Sperm Extraction, Dr. Matt Coward
No-scalpel, No-needle Vasectomy, Dr. Matt Coward

About Dr. Coward


  • MD with Distinction from UNC
  • Internship in General Surgery and residency training in Urology at UNC
  • Board certified by the American Board of Urology
  • Microsurgical fellowship in Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston with Dr. Larry Lipshultz

Current Professional Positions

  • Director of Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at
    Atlantic Reproductive Medicine Specialists
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Urology at UNC School of Medicine

Awards, Recognitions, and Academic Research

  • Consecutively named to the prestigious Best Doctors in America ® list since 2015, a distinction achieved by less than 5 percent of physicians in the United States
  • Recipient of numerous academic awards, including Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
  • Published over one hundred scientific journal articles, textbook chapters, and other contributions to the medical literature.
  • Regularly presents his research at national and international academic meetings

View Dr. Coward’s Curriculum Vitae