Dr. Matthew Johnson, MD

Dr. Matthew Johnson, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
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35 y/o

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Dr. Matthew Johnson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Sycamore, IL and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Hauser Ross Eye Institute

1630 Gateway Dr

Sycamore, IL 60178
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Dry Eyes
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Drusen
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Johnson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Johnson "Dr. Matthew Johnson is a board certified ophthalmologist. He attended the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Finance. He received his Doctor of Medicine from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. While attending SIU School of Medicine, he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Dr. Johnson completed a one year internship at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center as well. After completing his residency, Dr. Johnson practiced in Central Illinois prior to joining Hauser-Ross Eye Institute. Dr. Johnson practices comprehensive ophthalmology. He specializes in refractive cataract surgery utilizing femtosecond laser and advanced technology intraocular lenses as well as traditional cataract surgery. He is up to date on the latest surgical techniques and technologies. He also specializes in both microinvasive glaucoma surgery and refractive surgery. Dr. Johnson is a member of both the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. In his free time, Dr. Johnson enjoys family activities with his wife and children."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Johnson "Every procedure that’s performed at Hauser-Ross Eye Institute grants you the benefits and freedom of a life without limitations. Our state-of-the-art technology, innovative methods, and decades of experience make it possible for us to help you achieve the quality of life and health you aspire for."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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21  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Physical Examination
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • SOUTHERN IL UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Johnson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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