Dr. Matthew Clark, MD

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive SurgeryMaleAge 55

Dr. Clark
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Clark Center For Urogynecology

520 Superior Ave Ste 225 Newport Beach, CA 92663

Make an Appointment

(949) 220-2272

Dr. Matthew Clark, MD is a Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery Specialist in Newport Beach, CA. Dr. Clark has more experience with Gynecologic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Hoag Hospital Newport Beach and Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Clark to book an appointment.

Healthgrades Provider Compare™

Quickly compare more Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery Specialists in your area

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

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
Learn more about background checks

Frequently Treated by Dr. Clark

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Clark treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Clark treats other conditions, please contact the office at (949) 220-2272.

Gynecologic Surgery

Gynecologic surgery treats conditions affecting the female reproductive system, including cancer, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, and uterine fibroids through procedures such as hysterectomy, tumor removal, and myomectomy.Compare with other Gynecologic Surgery specialists.

Dr. Clark is experienced in the area of Gynecologic Surgery. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 20 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Clark
Similar Providers
Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Colpopexy
Colporrhaphy
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Check Dr. Clark's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Clark's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Adenomyosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colporrhaphy With Robotic Assistance
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Fetal Cardiac Screening
  • Fetal Ultrasound
  • First Trimester Screening
  • Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Infertility Evaluation
  • Mammography
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Nuchal Translucency Screening
  • Oophorectomy
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perimenopause
  • Phenylketonuria Screening
  • Pregnancy Non-Stress Test
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • STD Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thrombosis
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Urine Pregnancy Test
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Prolapse
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Clark accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(949) 220-2272

Dr. Clark accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Anthem
Access for Infants & Mothers (AIM)-CA HMO
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Blue Shield of California
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Clark's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Clark

4.7

Based on 51 ratings

5 Stars
92.15686274509804%
(47)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
7.8431372549019605%
(4)
healthgrades logo

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Clark?
(Select your rating)
What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (47)
  • Explained conditions well (47)
  • Listened & answered questions (47)
What could be improved
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (3)
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (3)
  • Staff wasn't friendly (3)
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply Flag
It was a tele appointment with the Physician’s assistant, it went great, she provided all the answers to my questions and also explained in detail about all the options regarding my issue.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
Helpful
Nicky – Mar 10, 2021
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Thank you to all the staff for your compassion, professionalism and taking such great care of my mom. I don’t know what I would have done without you!
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Oct 30, 2019
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Clark as a surgeon does great work, however his office and staff is not something I would recommend, I have worked in this field for a very long time, and to have great health care provided to any individual, it is a package deal. Not only does the physician need to be excellent, they must also have a functioning office. His wait times on the phone are uncalled for, 15 minutes if your lucky. In addition, if you ever want to get a message to the actual doctor himself, good luck if he returns your call. He defiantly heavily relays on his PA's to run his office, during his absence, which is pretty frequently. The question you must ask yourself is, do you want a doctor as a provider or a PA as your provider. I personally would want a doctor as a provider not a PA, the amount of years in training from a doctor to a PA, is a huge difference. I wish you all luck, with his office I personally will not return to get services from this provider. Orange, Ca
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
7 people found this helpful
Helpful
Oct 26, 2019
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
I have had 4 surgeries since 2000, and this last one with Dr. Clark was the best.(bladder sling) No pain but a lot of gain. I purchased the stool softeners and post op vitamins. All worked well. I would recommend Dr. Clark to any one who has problems with Incontinence. Thank you so much for a better life. Rosemary Thompson
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
Helpful
Rosemary Thompson – Sep 30, 2019
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
I am 62 years of age and 6 months ago I had a robotic vaginal hysterectomy with sacrocolpopexy. Dr. Clark is not only empathetic and caring but a surgical wizard! My surgery went very well as did my recovery. I have zero prolapse and had no complications what so ever. Everything is functioning top notch. I highly recommend him. I am so happy with my outcome!
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
8 people found this helpful
Helpful
Wendy C in Orange County, CA – Nov 02, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr Clark was very professional however his front office staff put my follow up care in jeopardy. He never did a 6 week post op check, never returned my phone calls when I told them I was having complications. They also failed to send complicate medical records and a copy of my MRI to my new Physician delaying my care even further. I can not recommend this Doctor.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
Helpful
Irvine, CA – Oct 24, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Couldn't have asked for a better group. Everyone at this office is so wonderful. The doctor did a wonderful surgery that I am very pleased with. I had my bladder suspended and it went perfectly. The gals at the office including hls assistants Lauren and Ana were all so professional and caring. Vanessa who handled all my paper work did the best job getting it all taken care of and faxed to who needed it. She is amazing. Five stars across through and through. Highly recommend Doctor Clark
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Cynthia Meis in Fountain Valley CA – Aug 31, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Excellent doctor and surgeon. I am a former patient and am so happy to recommend a doctor who listens and cares about his patients.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Huntington Beach, CA – Jul 03, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Clark is innovative,knowledgeable and solution-oriented with regards to women's health issues. I am truly grateful to him, Lauren and all of his supportive staff, for successfully helping through some daunting and very painful pelvic floor issues. I have always been treated with dignity and respect. Dr. Clark and Lauren have always taken ample time with me (and my husband) to explain situations and recommended treatment plans. I cannot recommend this team of professionals highly enough.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
Helpful
Jill R in Newport Beach, CA – Mar 17, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
My experience w/Dr. Clark & his staff was far superior to the first urogynecology center I went to. There was no question I needed to have surgery & my personal physician recommended Dr. Clark for a 2nd opinion. Dr. Clark explained things to me in terminology I could understand. I felt very comfortable w/the knowledge & experience he exuded & that his surgical techniques were going to be the best for me. I highly recommend Dr. Clark & his friendly, professional staff.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
Helpful
Yorba Linda, CA – Jan 26, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Clark discussed my upcoming surgery in great detail answering all questions to my complete satisfaction. His office staff was thoughtful and professional making me feel at ease. During and after my surgery, Dr. Clark continued to support me by keeping me updated as to recovery and expectations. The robotic surgery allowed me to heal quickly and get back to work in a couple of weeks. I feel like I am so much better than before the surgery and back to my normal active lifestyle!
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
Helpful
Mary B in Huntington Beach, CA – Jan 17, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr Clark is one of the best doctors I've ever been to. Knowledgable and performed my surgery wonderfully,I had very little pain after and have been pleased with the results after my last doctor botched the same surgery 7 months before.I highly recommend Dr.Clark!
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Ceejay60 in Costa Mesa, CA – Jan 10, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
My regular gynecologist recommended Dr. Clark to me and from my first office visit I felt confident with both Dr. Clark and his PT's. I had a complete hysterectomy and walked out of the hospital the following day. Was driving & out walking in a couple of days. Just went for my 6 week checkup and all is good. Would definitely recommend Dr. Clark to anyone needing a Urogynecologist.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Peggy in Fountain Valley – Oct 11, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Excellent results for several repairs needed at my age. Sling cleared up one of the most frustrating of the problems. Dr. Clark did NOT recommend a total hysterectomy like some of the other Newport Beacg Gynecologists I consulted with. Totally satisfied with my results, with office visits and Dr. Clark's work. Highly Recommend Matthew Clark.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
Helpful
Julie in Irvine, CA – Oct 06, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
I had pelvic reconstruction a year ago, and I would recommend Dr. Clark to anyone needing this type of surgery. This is by far the best medical clinic that I have seen in my 75 years. They are very understanding, compassionate, and give excellent medical care. I also felt comfortable with Lauren the P.A. She is a magnificent helper. From the time I first called the office, I was treated as a person and not just a number. The follow-up care is absolutely excellent.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Helpful
CEC in Irvine, CA – Aug 25, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
From the moment I walked in to my first appointment the staff and Dr. Clark were compassionate, reassuring, and gave me hope that he can restore my body. I was terrified going in an comforted leaving. I had a robotic partial hysterectomy and cystocele with mesh. Dr. Clark is amazing. I have no reservation saying he is the best! He was able to restore my body! I am so grateful for the Clark Center for Urogynecology!
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Denise in Los Angeles, CA – Jun 08, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Clark and the entire staff go above and beyond to accommodate unusual work schedules and situations. Their expert, qualified, professional caring has given me an excellent quality of life I didn't think possible.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Helpful
Paula in Fountain Valley, CA – May 12, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Although I was hesitant to have surgery, I was totally at ease with Dr. Clark. The office gals are great, the PA is super and Dr. Clark was professional in every way. I had the surgery and recovered easily. Just had my six month check up and everything is as it should be. I couldn't be happier.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
Helpful
Carol in Newport Coast, CA – Apr 15, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
I have seen Dr. Clark for two procedures, and the outcome has been excellent on both occasions. I have been able to recover and continue my normal activities. Doctor Clark and his staff are professional and considerate.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Carol Curtis – Feb 26, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Clark spent as much time as needed to explain everything about my condition and options for treating. I felt I was in the best care possible.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
Helpful
K in Huntington Beach, CA – Jan 28, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Clark?

About Me

Biography

Dr. Clark is one of very few surgeons who are board certified in both Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery and Obstetrics & Gynecology. ...Read more

Specialties

  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

2000
In U/methodist Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1997
University Ut University Hospital
Residency Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Thai

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Matthew Clark, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Clark has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Matthew Clark, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Matthew Clark, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Clark's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Matthew Clark, MD accept my insurance?

Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Clark accepts your insurance.

What are Dr. Matthew Clark, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Clark frequently treats Gynecologic Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Clark specializes.

Where is Dr. Matthew Clark, MD's office located?

Dr. Clark's office is located at 520 Superior Ave Ste 225, Newport Beach, CA 92663. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Matthew Clark, MD speak?

Dr. Clark speaks Thai and English. View profile to see all.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Matthew Clark, MD?

Find contact information here to make an appointment.

Locations

Clark Center For Urogynecology

Clark Center For Urogynecology520 Superior Ave Ste 225 Newport Beach, CA 92663
1

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Clark is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Hoag Hospital Newport Beach

Newport Beach, CA

83% Patient Experience Rating, 14% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center

Fountain Valley, CA

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average