Dr. Edward Matthews, DO

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
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Dr. Edward Matthews, DO
Dr. Edward Matthews, DO is a cardiology doctor who practices in Columbus, GA. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Matthews is affiliated with Midtown Medical Center.

2525 Williams Rd

Columbus, GA 31909

Contact Information

(706) 323-5552

Dr. Edward Matthews, DO

Dr. Edward Matthews, DO

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Matthews performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Matthews "Dr Matthews served in the U.S. Army for nine years. He graduated from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1982. His Internal Medicine Residency was at William Beaumont Army Medical Center. He completed his Cardiology Fellowship at Brooke Army Medical Center in Ft. Sam Houston, Texas. Dr. Matthews is Board certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Matthews and his wife Vivian, enjoy spending time staying fit with their four children."

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Matthews does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Matthews has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Matthews has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Matthews' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matthews to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Matthews' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
Patient Comments (1)
in Atlanta, GA |
A wonderful doctor. Very patient. Very good to my mother. Skilled diagnostician. Has a staff that cares. I would definitely recommend him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Matthews accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
    Columbus HMO-Standard
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Matthews has admitting privileges

Midtown Medical Center
710 Center St
Columbus, GA 31901
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