Dr. Matthew Cavey, MD


Radiation Oncology | Male

Dr. Matthew Cavey, MD
Dr. Matthew Cavey, MD is a radiation oncology doctor who practices in Fort Worth, TX. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Dr. Cavey is affiliated with Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Huguley Memorial Medical Center, Medical City Fort Worth, Weatherford Regional Medical Center, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Baylor Scott & White - Fort Worth and Medical City Lewisville.

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Dr. Cavey's Care Philosophy

I understand my patients are dealing with something very serious. Knowing I have the potential to make a dramatic impact in someone?s life makes my work very special. In addition to offering the finest radiation technology available in the nation, I do my best to make sure patients have the information and understanding necessary to make the right decisions about their treatment.

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Center for Cancer And Blood Disorder800 W Magnolia Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76104
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Dr. Cavey's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
in Los Angeles, CA |
/fabulous dr. great facility
in Ft. Worth, Tx |
/fabulous dr. great facility
Ft Worth, TX |
I would highly recommend Dr. Cavey & his office. They were the best part of my treatment. You could tell they truly care.
Ft Worth, TX |
Dr. Caveys office made the treatment process better. The staff is very friendly and always has smiles. Treatment went by fast so it works well with my job! They also have a very convenient pharmacy next door thats fast as well . I would highly recommend this clinic and doctor.
in Ft Worth, TX |
Dr. Cavey is a good listener and compassionate. He answers all questions. He is very cheerful and I call him Dr.Smiley and he is very calm
Ft Worth, TX |
Had an initial appointment to discuss radiation treatment for Stage 1 breast cancer. Dr. Cavey was not open to discussing latest discoveries from science in how cancer develops and is treated. In fact, he seemed to be trying very hard to not show his anger at my questioning traditional treatment. Didn't even sit down during the appointment. I am looking for an alternative oncologist.
in Ft Worth, TX |
My experience has been less than expected. Almost a complete lack of communication from him, and a matter of fact response or no response to the most sensitive questions. Cavey's inability to articulate in a timely fashion has been a source of consternation for me from the initial referred visit. Without hesitation, I would not recommend he or his practice to anyone seeking relevant cancer treatment.
Ft Worth, TX |
Poor communication. In fact very little communication at all. Did not explain any of the risks involved in receiving radiation, especially to left side (I had a mastectomy on left side). Just told me I had to have radiation and the number of treatments I would have. Cold; very little compassion or empathy. Would NOT recommend.
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Dr. Cavey's Care Philosophy

I understand my patients are dealing with something very serious. Knowing I have the potential to make a dramatic impact in someone?s life makes my work very special. In addition to offering the finest radiation technology available in the nation, I do my best to make sure patients have the information and understanding necessary to make the right decisions about their treatment.

Dr. Cavey says...

Dr. Cavey is trained in the use of Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy and the administration of radiopharmaceuticals. He also has extensive experience in brachytherapy, including delivery of MammoSite® partial breast irradiation and treatment of gynecologic malignancies.

Dr. Cavey is also highly skilled in the use of CyberKnife® Radiosurgery, a complex type of cancer treatment using precise radiation in place of surgery.  This technology can be effective for treating tumors previously considered inoperable. 

Dr. Cavey's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Radiation Oncology
  •  Board certified in Radiation Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Research and Education Foundation, Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award, 2006, 2005
    • Fort Worth, Texas Magazine Top Doc, 2007, 2009
    • NCCN Fellow Recognition Program, 2006
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  • Media & Publications
    • IMRT to Escalate the Dose to the Prostate while Treating the Pelvic Nodes., 2005 Jul
    • Does treatment of the pelvic nodes with IMRT increase late rectal toxicity over conformal prostate-only radiotherapy to 76 Gy?, 2006 Sep
    • Dosimetric comparison of conventional and forward planned intensity modulated techniques for comprehensive locoregional irradiation of post-mastectomy left breast cancers., 2005
    • Is IMRT necessary to meet rectal dose objectives when pelvic lymphatics are part of the initial treatment volume?, 2006 Jan 1
    • Virtual endoscopic evaluation of labyrinthine fistulae resulting from cholesteatoma., 2001 Oct
    • www.thecentertx.com

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Board Certifications

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  • Radiation Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Anal Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Brain Tumor
  • Breast Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gland Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Tumor
  • Lymphoma
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neck Cancer
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer


  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston

    Graduated in 2001

  • Internship Hospital
    Austin Medical Education Programs

    Completed in 2002

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Texas Medical Branch

    Completed in 2006

  • Undergraduate School
    Southern Methodist University

    Graduated in 1995

  • Other Education
    Southern Methodist University

    Completed in 1997

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Radiation Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Brachytherapy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Radiation Oncology Procedures
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Radiosurgery - CyberKnife® and Gamma Knife
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery