Dr. Shannon Matthews is originally from Jacksonville, NC, but grew up nearby in Apex, North Carolina. Dr. Matthews received her Bachelor of Science degree from North Carolina State University. She received her Medical Doctorate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed her residency in Emergency Medicine at UNC. Dr. Matthews has also obtained her Master’s in public health from UNC Gillings School of Public Health. Dr. Matthews is board certified in Emergency Medicine and has been practicing at WakeMed Health and Hospitals since 2016.