Dr. Matthew Gary, MD

Dr. Matthew Gary, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 35
Dr. Matthew Gary, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 2008 and specializes in neurological spine surgery, neurosurgery, and more.

59 Executive Park South NE

Atlanta, GA 30329

Contact Information

(404) 778-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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3  Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gary does not have any board certifications listed.

60  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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23  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • University Of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • University Of Miami Jackson Meml Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Matthew Gary, MD
Dr. Gary performed lumbar fusion surgery and did a fantastic job. I had braced myself for a lot of pain but had no more than I would expect from any other surgery. I am able to walk distances now without pain and numbness in my legs and I have no discernable back pain. I highly recommend Dr. Gary...Read More
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Atlanta, GA – Sep 13, 2018
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I was devistated by the symptoms I was having. My fingers were numb and had that "pins and needle" effect at the end of all my fingers. I play keyboards so I spent months trying to “heal” myself. Finally I was able to get an appointment with Dr. Gary. The MRI showed that I had 2 cerviacl disc...Read More
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Joanne Seawood in GA – Jul 12, 2018
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Awesome dr. Fixed me right up . Best I have felt in years ...
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Jason pierce in Danielsville, GA – Jul 10, 2018
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I had gone to several doctors about my lower back. I was told I was not a candidate for surgery and they kept me on pain meds. I went to see Dr. Gary and I cannot say enough about him and his staff! He fixed what these other "so called doctors" could not or would not do. I have already recommended...Read More
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Jamie Hunter in GA – Jun 15, 2018
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Dr. Gary did a Laminectomy (L3-S1) about 6 weeks ago and it has relieved 90% of my pain. I have other issues that would have required plates and screws but this procedure has eliminated most of my earlier pain. He opted for the less invasive surgery to see if it would help my quality of life...Read More
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Joan Murphy in Stockbridge, GA – May 25, 2018
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