Dr. Fletcher Matthews, MD

Dr. Fletcher Matthews, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Fletcher Matthews, MD is a nephrology specialist in Roanoke, VA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in nephrology.

4806 Pleasant Hill Dr Ste 102

Roanoke, VA 24018

Contact Information

(540) 904-5366

Insurance Accepted

  • 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
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Matthews's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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2  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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matthews to family and friends
13 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

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 (8)

I have been treated by Dr. Matthews for over a year. I could not ask for a better Nephrologist. He is real concern about my kidneys and want me to be on the right medication for my problems. I would recommend him to anyone. He is VERY GOOD. . 2/2018
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Dr. Matthews has been my doctor for quite a while. He has been great. Would highly recommend him to anyone. I had surgery a few months back and after finding out I was in the hospital he came to see me everyday and if he felt I needed additional care he ordered that care for me. I am now facing...more
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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...more
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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!
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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.
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