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Dr. Matthew Backer, MD

Musculoskeletal Radiology ·  Male · Age 39

Dr. Backer

Pueblo Radiology Medical Group

2320 Bath St # 113 Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Accepting new patients

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(805) 682-7744

Dr. Matthew Backer, MD is a musculoskeletal radiology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 2007 and specializes in musculoskeletal radiology and diagnostic radiology.

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(805) 682-7744

Dr. Backer accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
California Foundation for Medical Care
Coventry Health Care
Health Net
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid of California
Special Needs Plan SNP
Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
One Call Care Management
Worker's Compensation WC
Pacific Health Alliance
Provider Select, Inc.
TriCare for Life
United Health Plan
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Backer's conditions and procedures:

  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Ultrasound
  • X-Ray

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About Me

Care Philosophy

After moving between several west coast locations while growing up with a father in the military, I ended up in the South for his teenage years before recently moving back out West. I completed my fellowship and specialize in Musculoskeletal Radiology. My clinical interests include Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Spine Procedures.


  • Musculoskeletal Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology

Board Certifications


University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Residency Hospital
Evanston Northwestern Healthcare
Internship Hospital
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School


Affiliated Hospitals

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61% Patient experience rating, 8% lower than the national average

87% Patient experience rating, 18% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average