Dr. Matthew Walker, MD

Dr. Matthew Walker, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Matthew Walker, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

415 Morris St Ste 400

Charleston, WV 25301

Contact Information

(304) 344-3551

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thoracic Spine Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Walker'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.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

  • West Virginia University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • West Virginia University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • West Virginia University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Summa Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walker's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walker to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Walker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Walker and his staff have been caring, attentive, and helpful. The office is run very well with the patient as the number one priority. Dr. Walker answered all of my questions during both of my office visits and the day of surgery. I highly recommend Dr. Walker.
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Operated on me after many years of suffering & walking on Canadian crutches for six of those years.He performed excellently. I highly recommend him. After third day I left the hospital after the very complex surgery and haven't used any crutches for four to five years now.
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If I had known that Dr. Walker was surgeon and could Not help my father, due to the fact he can not be put on a vent, I would not of wasted any more of his time or mine. He did explain, briefly, the two types of surgery he could do, IF dad could be put on the vent during surgery. Since that is...more
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