Dr. Cara Mathews, MD

Dr. Cara Mathews, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 40
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Cara Mathews, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Dartmouth Med in 2004 and specializes in gynecologic oncology.

668 Eddy St Ste 1

Providence, RI 02903

Contact Information

(401) 453-7520

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Rh Incompatibility Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cervical Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Mathews does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pap Smear
  • Paracentesis
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Dartmouth Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mathews has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Mathews has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mathews' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mathews to family and friends
4.3
based on 16 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Mathews' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in North Scituate, RI
I was referred to Dr Matthews after being scene at women an infants ER an in need of surgery I followed up with her and was very pleased on Her attentiveness on my problem an thoroughness in explained bf everything to me in terms I could comprehend She did the operation and I am two weeks post...more
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in Brooklyn, CT
Dr Mathews is a wonderful, informative & compassionate Doctor. Thank you so much for taking care of me after my hysterectomy. You are a Blessing. ~ Angela Paschen
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in Barrington, RI
My primary care doctor informed me that I had cancer so I was getting a 2nd opinion from Dr. Mathews. She immediately put me at ease. She was reassuring, kind, intelligent and explained what needed to be done. She listened to me and considered my point of view. I had complete confidence in her...more
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in Wilbraham, MA
Dr. Matthews is very personable and professional in all aspects. I truly recommend her to anyone. She treats my Mother with utmost care and respect. She keeps me informed as well as I am my mother's HCP and due to language barrier with my Mom, she takes that into consideration when addressing my...more
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in Portsmouth, RI
After having a horrible experience with my local gynecologist who told me I had cancer I went to Dr Mathews for treatment. What a wonderful compassionate and caring Doctor. She took such great care of me during the scariest time of my life. She has earned my eternal gratitude and admiration. Women...more
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