Dr. Richard Matter, MD

Dr. Richard Matter, MD

Radiation Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Richard Matter, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Wayne State University in 1977 and specializes in radiation oncology, oncology, and more.

701 Bob O Link Dr Ste 120

Lexington, KY 40504

Contact Information

(859) 277-3737

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Diseases
normal
more than 66% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 53% of peers
Lung Cancer
normal
more than 49% of peers

Dr. Matter'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.

3  Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Therapeutic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

60  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • External Beam Radiotherapy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Prostate Brachytherapy
  • Prostate Radioactive Seed Implants
  • Radiation Oncology Procedures
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Wayne State University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Matter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Matter's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matter to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Matter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Wonderful doctor. Great bedside manner. But he retired Fall of 2016.
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