Dr. Matthew Schoolfield, MD

Dr. Matthew Schoolfield, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Matthew Schoolfield, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Boise, ID. He specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

333 N 1st St Ste 280

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 345-6545

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • 3 More

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Background Check

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Schoolfield's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schoolfield performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schoolfield performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schoolfield performs Lung Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schoolfield performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schoolfield treats Pulmonary Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Schoolfield treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Schoolfield's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Matthew W. Schoolfield, MD is a cardiothoracic surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive thoracic surgery, video assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy, and lung cancer. He serves as Medical Director of Thoracic Oncology at St. Luke's MSTI, and i...

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Awards

Dr. Schoolfield's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schoolfield

4.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
93.75%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
6.25%
(1)

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He removed part of my lung. He was the best doctor I have ever had. His staff was excellent too. You can trust your life with him. He is easy to talk to and takes time to explain everything. He also does research! Truly ....they are the best! If only every specialist/surgeon could be like him and...Read More
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Dr. Schoolfield removed by lower right lung lobe (Cancer) September 2015. He said, going in that he would get it all, and when it was done he verified that he had. When that lung collapsed in December 2015, after some runaround by my Primary Dr's office, Dr. Schoolfield called me himself and...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Medicaid
Mutual of Omaha
PacificSource
Providence Health Plans
Tricare

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