Dr. Matheson Harris, MD

Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive SurgeryMaleAge 46

Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Dr. Matheson Harris, MD is an Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Specialist in Saint George, UT and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 2005. He is affiliated with medical facilities Alta View Hospital and Intermountain Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Matheson Harris, MD

Dixie Ophthalmic Specialists

1791 E 280 N Ofc Upstairs Saint George, UT 84790
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Dr. Harris' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harris treats Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Harris treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harris treats Eyelid Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Harris treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Ectropion of Eyelid
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harris treats Ectropion of Eyelid more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Harris treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Harris' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eye Palsy
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyebrow Disorders
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Herpes (Herpes of the Eye)
  • Oculoplastics
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Stitches
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss

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Dr. Harris accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Ameritas
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
National Elevator
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
SelectHealth
Utah Statewide HMO-High
Utah Statewide HMO-Standard
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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During my visit, Dr. Harris was thorough, timely, and generous with his time and recommendations for my personal eye care treatment plan. He is extremely knowledgeable about eyes and I would recommend him to anyone i know who would require any eye treatment. Excellent physician!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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3 people found this helpful
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Paul in SLC, UT – Mar 22, 2017
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I had cosmetic eye surgery (upper lids and puffy underneath the eyes) by Dr. Harris. He answered all my questions before I scheduled surgery and at the post surgery office visits. I am extremely pleased with the results and recommend his services.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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Betsy B. in Park City, UT – Oct 25, 2016
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Excellent communicator. Listens. Explains and speaks to you as if you were a friend, not above you. Not arrogant or dismissive. Staff is friendly and you feel welcome. Short wait at office, and if you present with a medical situation that is needing immediate attention, he will accommodate your case. Highly competent occuloplastic surgeon that appears to love his work. He could also qualify as "Dr. McDreamy" lol!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Southern woman in Kanab, UT – Oct 25, 2016
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I had the eyelid surgery from Dr. Harris. I would highly recommend the doctors services. I have been treated with the best before and after care. Office staff and explanation of what to expect was very thorough. I would recommend Dr. Harris to all needing this procedure.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Bonnie Dixon in Salt Lake City, UT – Sep 15, 2016
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I found Dr. Harris to be a very caring and competent oculoplastic surgeon. The process of having him do blepharoplasty on my upper eyelids was comfortable from beginning to end. I knew what to expect beforehand, and what to expect afterwards. Everything was well explained, and I was very pleased with the result. I would recommend Dr. Harris and his staff highly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
16 people found this helpful
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Salt Lake City, UT – Dec 24, 2015
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to treat a patient the way I would expect to be treated if I were in their shoes. Communicating with the patient throughout the examination by...Read more

Biography

Dr. Matheson Harris is a board certified Ophthalmologist and Ophthalmic plastic (oculoplastic) surgeon, also specializing in functional and cosmetic oculoplastic...Read more

Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

2011
West Virginia University Eye Institute Oculoplastic Surgery Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Unc Hospitals Dept. Of Ophthalmology
Residency Hospital
2006
Milton Hershey Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2006
Ms Hershey Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2005
Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
Medical School
2001
Southern Utah University
Undergraduate School
1998
Dixie State College
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Resident of the Year - UNC-Chapel Hill Dept. of Ophthalmology, 2011

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What are Dr. Matheson Harris, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Harris frequently treats Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis), Eyelid Disorders, and Ectropion of Eyelid. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Harris treats.

Where is Dr. Matheson Harris, MD's office located?

Dr. Harris' office is located at 1791 E 280 N Ofc Upstairs, Saint George, UT 84790. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Matheson Harris, MD speak?

Dr. Harris speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Dixie Ophthalmic Specialists

St. George Office1791 E 280 N Ofc Upstairs Saint George, UT 84790
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Utah Eyelid And Facial Plastic Surgery

Utah Oculoplastic Consultants4400 S 700 E # 130 Salt Lake City, UT 84107
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Harris is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Alta View Hospital

Sandy, UT

78% Patients that would definitely recommend, 8% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

Intermountain Medical Center

Murray, UT

79% Patients that would definitely recommend, 9% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)