Dr. Richard Matern, MD

Dr. Richard Matern, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Richard Matern, MD is an urology specialist in Murray, UT and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in urology.

5171 S Cottonwood St Ste 720

Murray, UT 84107

Contact Information

(801) 507-3400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Urinary Stones
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Matern'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

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

31  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Matern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Matern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matern to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Matern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Excellent Dr. Explained things very well. Came in as the Dr on call. Found the problem and fixed it. I'm very happy with the outcome.
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Came here after another dr who kept recommending his surgery. Was able to get better w/o the surgury, thank you. Night and day- Dr. Matern was patient and helpful.
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After 2 1/2 years seeing another doctor and dealing with a lot of pain I went to see Dr Matern. He fixed my problem with my ureter, which took over 6 hours in the OR. Problem was he couldn't find it from all the damage done by the prior doctor (I had a lot of scare tissue from the procedures done...more
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Had a Vasectomy and he was super friendly and helpful. Procedure took 11 minutes (we timed it). I highly recommend Dr. Matern if you're looking to get this procedure done, he's a great choice.
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Dr Matern is awesome :-)
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