Dr. Matthew Carfrae, MD


Neurotology | Male

Iowa Ear Center 12499 University Ave Ste 200 Clive, IA 50325 Get Directions
Dr. Matthew Carfrae, MD
Dr. Matthew Carfrae, MD is a neurotology doctor who practices in Clive, IA. He is 42 years old. Dr. Carfrae is affiliated with Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Mercy Medical Center - West Lakes and Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines.

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in Adair, Iowa |
Dr. Carfrae is very attentive to patient needs and explaining his thoughts about treatment and diagnoses. I highly recommend him for anyone who has hearing issues. Especially those who have unexplained hearing loss. Thank you Dr Carfrae for being outstanding.
West Des Moines, IA |
very personable and expressed a high degree of compentancy
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    Dr. Carfrae's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Neurotology
    •  Board certified in Neurotology and Otolaryngology
    •  Malpractice claims in Iowa not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Neurotology
    • Otolaryngology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Dizziness
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Hearing Loss
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Meningiomas
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Tinnitus
    • Vertigo


    • Medical School
      Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    • Internship Hospital
      Albany Medical College
    • Residency Hospital
      Albany Medical College, Otolaryngology
    • Fellowship Hospital
      University Of Virginia, Otology / Neurotology
    • Undergraduate School
      Marquette University

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    • Neurotology
    • Otology

    Procedures Performed

    • Cochlear Implant Insertion
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Ear Reconstruction
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Skull Base Surgery
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery