Dr. Matthew Kay, MD

Dr. Matthew Kay, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
(37)
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Dr. Matthew Kay, MD is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neuro-ophthalmology and orbital disorders.

18999 Biscayne Blvd Ste 100

Aventura, FL 33180

Contact Information

(305) 931-2673

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kay performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diplopia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertropia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Kay's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Orbital Disorders

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Graves' Disease
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Lazy Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nystagmus
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Visual Migraine
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1  Procedures

  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Rush Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Rush Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kay's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kay to family and friends
37 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Kay's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Very knowledgeable, and explained things very well. I highly recommend Dr Kay.
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In short: He is the best. The one and only. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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I was referred to Dr. Kay for a serious medical condition that have affected my vision. Dr. Kay took his time explaining my situation effectively and in a very comforting and personable way. Dr. Kay referred me to a top notch brain surgeon on the spot as I was sitting in his office. He expedited my...more
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Waited over an hour after my appointment before he saw me. For the first 10 minutes he discussed personal issues with an intern, then checked me and didn't give me any indication of what could be the problem, only referred me to an ENT after I told him I had already been to an ENT. He said the...more
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Dr Kay has been a Godsend after consulting several Drs. he has been able to alleviate my severe eye condition.
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