Dr. Steven Matzinger, MD

Dr. Steven Matzinger, MD

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51 y/o
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Dr. Steven Matzinger, MD is a general surgery specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in general surgery, trauma surgery, and more.Read his story

Grand Strand Surgical Care

849 82nd Pkwy

Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • CHAMPVA
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Medico

Background Check

Disciplinary Actions Found
  • Disciplinary action in another state (9/22/2009)View details
1 Board Action Found
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Dr. Matzinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matzinger treats Thrombosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Matzinger treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matzinger treats Aneurysm more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Matzinger treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matzinger treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Matzinger treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

Dr. Matzinger's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Surgery
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Appendectomy
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Colectomy
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Excisional Biopsy
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Sebaceous Cysts
Skin Cancer
Small Bowel Resection
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Whipple Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

The physicians and staff of Grand Strand Surgical Specialists are committed to providing prompt, compassionate, state of the are surgical care. We believe in a team approach to patient care, and work diligently to maintain coordinated multi-specialty care and patient follow-up to achieve optimal outcomes.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 2001
    The Mercy Hosp of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    The Mercy Hosp of Pittsburgh
    Internship Hospital
    2001
  • 1996
    Medical College of Ohio
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1989
    University of Toledo
    Undergraduate School
    1989

Dr. Matzinger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Matzinger

4.5

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
85%
(34)
4 Stars
5%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
10%
(4)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I have held the telephone for over 20 minutes to reschedule an appointment. First time I called it was longer and I finally hung up. Dr. Matzinger is an excellent surgeon. Getting in touch with someone at his office, however, is a nightmare. Still holding phone.
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I had hemorrhoids - not little ones but big ones. Dr. Matzinger explained the procedure to me and made sure I knew what to expect. There were no complications even though it turned out to be more of a job than he expected. As he said, the first few days after the surgery were bad but each day saw...Read More
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I had surgery 5/16/2017.Dr Matzinger and his Nurse Practitioner Kelly took care of me in best possible way. Right after surgery Dr M was right there to explain everything. Kelly came every morning and every afternoon /evening to check on me. My follow up care was excellent. I was always a able to...Read More
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Very good bedside manners. Explains everything.
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Excellent bedside manner. Very willing to work with you and your schedule. Excellent staff that is very knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend him!
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
CHAMPVA
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Planned Administration Inc
SelectHealth
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Veteran Administration Plan

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