Dr. Matthew Clary, MD
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Dr. Matthew Clary, MD


Ophthalmology | Male

The Eye Center PA 1655 Bernardin Ave Ste 100 Columbia SC 29204 Get Directions


Dr. Matthew Clary, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Columbia, SC. He is 39 years old and has been practicing for 13 years. Dr. Clary is affiliated with Providence Health.

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  • Staff friendliness
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    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (7)
in Columbia, SC |
I had Advanced Surface Treatment performed one month ago and am seeing 20/15 already! I can see every leaf on every tree without contacts or glasses!! I can see the clock across the room in the morning without having to fumble around for my glasses. Dr. Clary is knowledgeable, walked me step by step through the procedure as it happened, and was confident without being cocky. Everyone I encountered was friendly and professional, but also down to earth. I felt like a person, not just a patient.
in Columbia, SC |
I have always enjoyed excellent vision, but I hated when I needed reading glasses for everything. Dr. Clary recommended I receive the Tecnis Multifocal lens. While I was a little apprehensive at first, he answered all my questions & his friendly personality put me at ease. His staff, especially Janet in the surgery department, were very helpful & friendly. It's amazing! I can now see far off and to read without glasses! So thankful I made that choice.
in Columbia, SC |
Very pleased with my cataract surgery results. One day after my surgery, I can see 20/15! Amazing results. Dr. Clary is very professional, kind and care gentleman. I would recommend him highly.
in Cayce, sc 29033 |
Dr. Clary is very professional. He is a very caring and sensitive doctor and surgeon. He has performed the cataract removal and lens implants in both eyes, and I am very pleased with results.
in Columbia, SC |
I had cataract surgery with Dr. Clary, and I see better now than at any point in my life! I have always worn glasses for my astigmatism. Dr. Clary suggested I get the Tecnis Toric implant lenses to correct this. Now I see 20/15 without glasses. How about that!
in Columbia, SC |
He is very friendly and doesn't beat around the bush.
in Irmo, SC |
Dr. Clary is enthusiastic, professional, and provides excellent care.
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Dr. Clary's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in South Carolina not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


  • Medical School
    Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 2004

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration