Dr. Matthew McCarthy, MD

Dr. Matthew McCarthy, MD

Sports Neurology  ·  
Dr. Matthew McCarthy, MD is a sports neurology specialist in Boston, MA. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and specializes in sports neurology, neurology, and more.Read his story

725 Albany St Fl 7

Boston, MA 02118

Contact Information

(617) 638-8456

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. McCarthy's Experience

Dr. McCarthy's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. McCarthy's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McCarthy "Dr. Matthew McCarthy is a board-certified neurologist and a fellow at The Sports Neurology Clinic at The CORE Institute, specializing in the treatment of concussion, post-concussion syndrome, and neurological disorders in athletes. He has additional training in the care of pediatric patients. Dr. McCarthy has research interests in the diagnosis and management of sports-related concussion and the long-term consequences of concussion and repetitive sub-concussive hits in athletes. He is currently participating in a four-year collaborative research study of head trauma in local youth and high school football players. The study examines the potential chronic results of brain trauma by measuring head impacts in real-time with helmet sensors and conducting extensive brain function tests before and after each football season. Dr. McCarthy completed his residency in Child Neurology at New York-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York. During his time at Cornell, Dr. McCarthy was recognized with the Class of 1952 Resident Physician Award for excellence and dedication to the instruction of medical students He obtained his medical degree from the Weill Cornell Medical College in New York and completed his undergraduate degree at Williams College, where he graduated magna cum laude. Dr. McCarthy is a member of the American Academy of Neurology."
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3  Specialties

  • Sports Neurology
  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology

0  Board Certifications

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. McCarthy's Reviews

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Patient Comments (1)

Concussion: I wanted to reach out to Dr. McCarthy and the team at The Sports Neurology Clinic in Brighton. I must say that I have told dozens of people about our experience out there already, and have described the visit as potentially "life changing" for my son. The meeting that I sat in on during...more
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