Dr. Matthew Klima, DO

Dr. Matthew Klima, DO

Orthopedic Trauma Surgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Matthew Klima, DO is an orthopedic trauma surgery specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med in 2006 and specializes in orthopedic trauma surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

6015 Pointe West Blvd

Bradenton, FL 34209

Contact Information

(941) 792-1404

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fracture
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Klima's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Klima "After growing up in the Chicago area, Dr. Matt Klima earned his undergraduate degree in psychology at the University of Illinois, where he was an All-American track star. During his senior year, he tore his ACL, and his rehabilitation program sparked his interest in medicine. Dr. Klima first completed a master's degree in physical therapy at the University of Miami School of Medicine in Coral Gables, Florida. He then returned to Illinois for medical school, earning his doctor of osteopathic medicine degree at Midwestern University in 2006. Dr. Klima completed his orthopedic residency at Riverside County Regional Medical Center in Moreno Valley, California, followed by a fellowship in orthopedic trauma at the University of Florida's Shands Medical Center. After his fellowship, Dr. Klima began practicing in Bradenton/Sarasota in 2012 as the area's only orthopedic trauma surgeon. He is affiliated with Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Dr. Klima is also a member of the AO faculty, a prestigious international organization dedicated to teaching advanced and basic techniques for fracture surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Klima "Being a good listener is a very important part of what I do. I make sure my patients know I am approachable and they can talk to me about just about anything." – Dr. Klima

Being a trauma specialist gives me the opportunity to have the greatest impact on the lives of my patients, and to be in a position to really help people when they are at a low point. "

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

95  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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46  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
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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

  • University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Riverside County Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Orthopaedic Trauma
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Shands Medical Center at the University of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Masters in Science of Physical Therapy University of Miami
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Klima has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klima's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klima to family and friends
29 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Klima'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Was badly broken in jet ski accident while on vacation. Dr. K patched me up. Pleasant bedside manner, I could tell he really cares.
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I believe that the greatest factor that has had the greatest impact on my recovery was the skill of my surgeon, Dr. Klima. I have read a lot about similar injuries (i.e., Type IV Tibia Plateau Fractures) and I know that the alignment of the broken bone fragments after surgery is the most important...more
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I asked for Dr. Klima when I went to the ER at SMH after I fell off a ladder. I knew it was bad since the bones had broken thru the skin. I was hoping that since it was still during the day I could request Dr. Klima rather than get the "on-call" guy. Thank god. His bedside manner could not have...more
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Confession, my brother in law is an anesiologist, and told me Dr. Klima was the best so I knew I was in good hands when I broke my tibia. Thanks again !
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Dr. Klima took over my case about 10 days after my accident and 8 days after my first surgery performed in Jackson Hole Wyoming. To me he was a “gift from heaven” … incredibly talented, patient, firm, kind, optimistic, realistic, open, honest, helpful, accessible day and night. He performed 3 of...more
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