Dr. Fletcher Matthews, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
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Dr. Fletcher Matthews, MD
Dr. Fletcher Matthews, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Roanoke, VA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 22 years. Dr. Matthews is affiliated with Lewisgale Medical Center and Carilion Clinic - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

Southwest Virginia Nephrology Med , Roanoke, VA

4806 Pleasant Hill Dr Ste 102

Roanoke, VA 24018

Contact Information

(540) 904-5366

Dr. Fletcher Matthews, MD

Dr. Fletcher Matthews, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • 9 More

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Dr. Matthews' Experience

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Dr. Matthews' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
41

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • University Of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Virginia Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Matthews has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Matthews' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matthews to family and friends
4.5
based on 11 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Matthews' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • 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 (6)
in Roanoke |
I hope Dr.mathews works out to be a good thing..my first app. Today and im not sure how to gauge his reactions about my past info on my kidneys that was wrong info from my old doctors years back..hm??mmm..anyway the staff was extreamly nice and never seen such kindness in my life from a doctors office .anyway ' i hope he finds nothing wrong ..then i won't have to worry about going back..he was nice until the end of the visit when i thanked him and said by he looked at the floor and said nothing
in Floyd, VA |
Excellent nephrologist. Outstanding bedside manner, highly knowledgeable. Hands down, the best nephrologist in the Roanoke area. Friendly and comfortable to be around. Staff is wonderful as well!
in Roanoke, VA |
To go to physician for high blood pressure. I am grateful for Dr. Matthews honesty and directness. Follow his recommendations! . He is brilliant and excellent kidney specialist in Southwest Virginia. We need a living Hippocrates in Southwest Virginia.
in Lynchburg, VA |
AMAZING. I have been a nephrology (kidney) patient for 30 years and now I feel that I have a Dr. who takes an interest in me. Not Going Anywhere Else!
in Roanoke, VA |
I personally would highly recommend Southwest Virginia Nephrology- Dr. Fletcher Matthews, as I feel like a person not a number. I have been with another nephrology group in the valley and the care and treatment with that group could not compare.
Roanoke, VA |
Dr. Matthews has gotten my blood pressure lowered when no one else could. I have been very pleased with the care I have received.
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Dr. Matthews accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • Optima Health
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
    Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care) HMO
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    MAMSI Alliance PPO
    Medicaid
    Optimum Choice HMO
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Virginia Health Network
    One Health Plans
  • Virginia Premier
    Medicaid HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Matthews has admitting privileges

Carilion Clinic - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
1906 Bellevue Avenue
Roanoke, VA 24014
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Lewisgale Medical Center
1900 Electric Rd
Salem, VA 24153
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