Dr. Matthew Benz, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Matthew Benz, MD
Dr. Matthew Benz, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Benz is affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital .

Texas Medical Center Office

6560 Fannin St Ste 750

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information
Dr. Matthew Benz, MD

Dr. Matthew Benz, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Boon-Chapman
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • 25 More

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Care Philosophy

Founded in 1988, RCH has decades of collective experience in the management of diseases of the retina, vitreous, and macula.Our commitment to our patients, their families, and the doctors who refer to our practice is to provide world-class expertise in the medical and surgical care of patients with retinal diseases in convenient office locations throughout Southeast Texas, while advancing science through cutting-edge research.
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Dr. Benz's Experience

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

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Research
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
34

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Hyphema
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Chi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Illinois Mas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Bascom Palmer E
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benz to family and friends
3.4
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Benz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Cypress, TX |
I had surgery for floaters and I couldn't ask for any better doctor for the surgery, it went very smooth and healed in a very rapid pace. Dr. Benz was very attentive and had great bed side manners.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Benz accepts 39 insurance carriers
  • Advantra
    Freedom
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO
  • Boon-Chapman
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
    Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
    Evolutions Healthcare Systems PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • HealthSmart
    HealthSmart POS
    HealthSmart PPO
    Preferred Care PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Gold Plus Choice PPO
    Gold Plus HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Opticare
  • PacifiCare Health Systems
    PacifiCare Health Systems HMO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Planvista
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UniCare
    UniCare HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Medicaid HMO
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Benz has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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