Dr. Matthew Hammond, MD

Dr. Matthew Hammond, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
45 y/o
157 reviews

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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Ameriben
  • American Family Insurance
  • American Republic
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Care Philosophy

To help people see the world and themselves in it clearly by providing an excellent experience through Customer Service, Up-To-Date Procedures and Superior Outcomes.Read more

Personal Bio

Matthew D. Hammond, M.D., FACS is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a fellow of the American...Read more

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Dr. Hammond's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hammond to family and friends
4.7
based on 157 total surveys (2 with reviews)
Dr. Hammond'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Reviews (2)
in Logan, UT |
Very bright, well trained in advanced methods. Very caring about outcomes
in Logan, UT |
They did't tell me they didn't take my insurance, so now I have a huge bill. They are rude on the phone when I can get through, and don't return my calls when I leave messages
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Dr. Hammond says...

Matthew D. Hammond, M.D., FACS is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is also a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Hammond provides medical and surgical eye care for patients of all ages.Post residency, Dr. Hammond was selected Chief of Ophthalmology at Bayne- Jones Army Community Hospital. He was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal and the Humanitarian award for his efforts at Bayne-Jones and during Hurricane Katrina.Upon completion of that assignment, he was promoted to Chief of Ophthalmology and Director of WarFighter Refractive Surgery at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany. While in Germany, he served as the European Consultant for Ophthalmology and refractive surgery.Dr. Hammond was also the "go to" doctor for all eye care needs for theaters of engagement in the Middle East, Africa and Europe. His greatest honor has been serving the injured Soldiers, Marines, Sailors and Airmen of the United States Military. For his service at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, he was awarded the Meritorious Service Med.Originally from Cache Valley, Dr. Hammond and his wife Jennifer have four boys and a girl. Dr. Hammond enjoys skiing, tennis, waterskiing, and traveling with his family.

Dr. Hammond's Care Philosophy

To help people see the world and themselves in it clearly by providing an excellent experience through Customer Service, Up-To-Date Procedures and Superior Outcomes.

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

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Utah not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Color Blindness
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss

Education

  • Medical School
    G WASHINGTON UNIV SCH MED & HLTH SCI

    Graduated in 2000

  • Internship Hospital
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center Ntl Cap Consort

    Completed in 2001

  • Residency Hospital
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center Ntl Cap Consort

    Completed in 2004

  • Undergraduate School
    Utah State University

    Graduated in 1996

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Orbital Disorders
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Retinal Diseases
  • Uveitis

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Soft Contact Lenses