Dr. Matthew Hearst, MD

Dr. Matthew Hearst, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Matthew Hearst, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Portland, ME and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 2002 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

43 Baxter Blvd Ste 1

Portland, ME 04101

Contact Information

(207) 775-6381

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Disorders
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

86  Conditions Treated


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34  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Cincinnati
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hearst has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hearst's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hearst to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hearst's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr.Hearst is a great surgeon. He has replaced an eardrum, removed a cholesteatoma, and dramatically increased my hearing with bone implants. His skill and competence has changed my life! I have been a patient of his for a number of years. You can tell his brain is always working. He doesn't joke...more
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Inappropriate prescription of antibiotics, but a good surgeon
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Excellent care! I have recommended Dr.Hearst to many people and will continue to do so. I also have seen Susan and she is so nice and also provides excellent care. I highly recommend her also. The receptionists are extremely thorough and polite. I have never had a problem with scheduling...more
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