Dr. Matthew Spitzer, MD

Dr. Matthew Spitzer, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
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Dr. Matthew Spitzer, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Amherst, MA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 2007 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

31 Hall Dr Ste 1

Amherst, MA 01002

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypoglycemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Spitzer'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.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

40  Conditions Treated

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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.

Education

  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Boston Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spitzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spitzer's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spitzer to family and friends
14 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Spitzer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Waited two months for appt. Was very sick during that time and it was very hard to get TO the appt. I found him to be cloyingly nice (disorienting) and I gave him a written rundown of my illness (easier than speaking it over & over). He felt my thyroid and then asked me if I had stress. I said yes...more
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He is young but very professional and knowledgeable, asks me lots of questions every time i see him, types everything in (so i get why some people think he doesn't listen - its because he is writing everything down), I'm 33 and i totally understand this behavior. Always sends in his notes even...more
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I was referred by my PCP to Spitzer for thyroid issues. I waited months for the appointment and it was a waste of time. He is not knowledgeable, only tests TSH, ignored my list of symptoms. He ran a few labs that I demanded but he did not know what to do with the results. He adjusted meds and I...more
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Awesome! Genuine concern, goes above and beyond to take time and answer any questions and concerns. Total trust in him. Gives the time you need, even if he is running behind and you are late waiting to see him. I waited over 45 minutes but, he still thru lunch gave me his time I needed. He has...more
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Dr Spitzer did listen and writes notes on the laptop as I spoke. He reviewed his impressions and allowed me to comment with corrections. He outlined an approach that involved me in the health process. Endocrinology is about observation, testing, and determining from what I tell him, to tie in the...more
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