Dr. Matthew Carfrae, MD

Dr. Matthew Carfrae, MD

Neurotology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Matthew Carfrae, MD is a neurotology doctor who practices in Clive, IA. He is 42 years old.

12499 University Ave Ste 200

Clive, IA 50325

Contact Information

(515) 418-9960

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2

Specialties

  • Neurotology
  • Otology
2

Board Certifications

  • Neurotology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Hearing Loss
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • TMJ
  • Tinnitus
  • Vertigo
8

Procedures

  • 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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carfrae has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carfrae's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carfrae to family and friends
4.1
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Carfrae's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Carfrae accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
    Open Access HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Carfrae has admitting privileges

Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
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Mercy Medical Center - West Lakes
1755 59th Pl
West Des Moines, IA 50266
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