Dr. Matthew Metz, MD

Dr. Matthew Metz, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
43 y/o
42 reviews

Accepting new patients

Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

A team approach to weight management that includes an in-house dietitian, mental healthcounselor , nurse practitioner and surgeon. We strive to educate you about your options and help you to be successful in your weight loss journey.Read more

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Dr. Metz's Performance
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  • Answers Questions
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  • Staff friendliness
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    Under 10 minutes
Patient Reviews (8)
Pueblo, CO |
Dr. Metz is very friendly and honestly cares about his patients! Although I do not quailfy for gastric surgery, I appreciate his honesty. He explained to me why due to other medical reasons I was unable to have the surgery rather than just doing it. And for that I am grateful.
in Gillette, WY |
Dr Metz is an excellent dr. He saved my life. Every visit and appointment is very pleasurable and I never leave his office with any questions. He is very thorough and very professional. His office is the cleanest I've ever been in. He is an amazing surgeon. I knew everything that was to be expected before i even went in for surgery. I recommend him to everyone I know.
in Parker, Co |
I was pretty nervous when I decided to see Dr. Metz for my procedure. When I arrived at my first appointment, his staff made me feel welcomed. They ALWAYS answered all of my questions. Dr. Metz is an amazing guy. He is very involved in his care with you. He made me feel comfortable in the decision to have this procedure. I would definitely give well above a 10+ rating to him and his staff. They helped me get my life back.
in Denver, CO |
Doctor metz did my gastric sleeve surgery in November 2016 he explained to me how it was done and everything first time I met dr metz I felt comfortable around him he was nice friendly
in Aurora, Co |
Extremely caring and skillful surgeon. My husband and I both are his patients and we are more than satisfied with our care
in Denver, CO |
Dr. Metz performed bariatric surgery on me. It couldn't have been a better experience. He listened to all of my questions and concerns and gave clear, helpful non-judgemental responses. I felt that he was concerned about.me as a person, not just a patient.. In speaking with other patients when attending the support groups he had, virtually everyone had similar high regard for him and his services.He's terrrific.
in Denver, CO |
I found Dr. Metz very easy to talk with regarding the issues regarding my concerns. He was very through and explained the pros and cons about each procedure. I highly recommend Dr. Metz for those who are seeking any type of weight loss surgery.
in Aurora, CO |
Dr. Metz is a skilled and professional surgeon. Since having my gastric sleeve, I've referred about several friends to him. We are all happy with our results and his care!
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Dr. Metz's Care Philosophy

A team approach to weight management that includes an in-house dietitian, mental healthcounselor , nurse practitioner and surgeon. We strive to educate you about your options and help you to be successful in your weight loss journey.

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

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • FACS, 2010
    • ASMBS Center of Excellence in Bariatrics, 8/2011
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  • Media & Publications

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Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Diabetes
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Obesity


  • Medical School
    University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Rochester

    Completed in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Rochester-Strong Memorial

    Completed in 2006

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Cleveland Clinc Foundation

    Completed in 2007

  • Undergraduate School

    Graduated in 1995

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

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  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery