Dr. Matthew Acampora will join PartnerMD in June 2014. He previously practiced under Internal Medicine Associates of Charlotte and has practiced medicine in Charlotte, N.C. for the past 17 years.

Dr. Acampora received his bachelor’s degree from Fordham University and his medical degree from the Universidad del Noreste Escuela de Medicina in Tampico, Mexico. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, N.J. and is a member of the North Carolina Medical Society and National Lipid Association.

Dr. Acampora has a special interest in obesity, diabetes and risk factor identification for cardiovascular disorders and is passionate about providing prevention-focused care and building strong relationships with his patients.

“Today’s health care environment is marked by increasing regulations and demands on a physician’s time which impact the care physicians are able to provide,” said Dr. Acampora. “PartnerMD’s focus on wellness, prevention and the physician-patient relationship brings primary care back to the way it used to and should be.”

Dr. Acampora lives in Matthews, N.C. with his wife and their three daughters. He is very civic-minded, active in his faith community, and is bilingual in English and Spanish.