Dr. Brian Matier, MD

Dr. Brian Matier, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Brian Matier, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Glen Ridge, NJ and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from St. George's University School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, oncology, and more.

230 Sherman Ave Ste C

Glen Ridge, NJ 07028

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Matier's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matier treats Anal Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Matier treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matier treats Hemorrhoids more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Matier treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matier treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Matier treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Matier's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Lymphoma
Anal Abscess
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anal Repair
Anal Warts
Anemia
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cholangiocarcinoma
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Surgery
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colovaginal Fistula
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticulitis
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fecal Incontinence
Fistula Repair
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoid Banding
Hemorrhoid Treatment
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Hypercoagulable State
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Leukocytosis
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Meckel's Diverticulum
Multiple Myeloma
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancytopenia
Perianal Abscess
Pericolic Abscess
Perirectal Abscess
Pilonidal Cyst
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Pruritus Ani
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Diseases
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal Surgery
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Retina Diseases
Sacral Nerve Stimulation
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Sphincterotomy
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thrombocytosis
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) for Rectal Tumors
Ulcerative Colitis
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Vaginal Cancer
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a colon and rectal surgeon treating complex disorders, I strive to educate my patients about their condition so they not only understand the disease, but can be an active participant in their treatment. I believe that when patients understand the disease and the treatment required, we can attain the best possible outcome.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2012
University At Buffalo, SUNY
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Danbury Hospital
Residency Hospital
2010
Sound Shore Mc/Ny Med Coll
Residency Hospital
2007
Sound Shore Mc/Ny Med Coll
Internship Hospital
2006
St. George's University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1999
Brock University
Undergraduate School
2012
2011
2010
2007
2006
1999

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Dr. Matier's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Matier

3.6

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
35.714285714285715%
(5)

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Worst environment. Rude desk people. Bad surgical result. >1hr waiting time with an appt.
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Dr Matier is an excellent surgeon. Very understanding and explains everything that's going to happen and is always there to answer any questions no matter when day or night. I had major intestinal surgery three weeks ago and I am so happy I picked him he is the best doctor and his staff is...Read More
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Dr. Matier is the best doctor I have had the pleasure to meet. I have been to his office many many times and each visit is like visiting family. I trust both him and his staff. I have had another surgery recently with him and again he ensured I am comfortable and informed. While he is with me, he...Read More
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I think Dr. Matier is a caring, compassionate doctor. He made me feel at ease throughout my procedure, which could of been very stressful. He made sure my pain was controlled throughout the procedure, and explained carefully how to take care of myself afterwards. He answered any questions I had,...Read More
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It was the worst dr I ever met when dealing with help for my elderly father. He was rude, inconsiderate and refused to help find out what is wrong with my 87 year old dad. And... He said it wasn't because he was old but because he has dementia!!!!! He refused to treat or even test him because my 87...Read More
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