Dr. Thomas Matthews, MD

Dr. Thomas Matthews, MD

Vascular Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
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Thomas C. Matthews, MD, FACS, RPVI is board certified in Vascular Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Matthews attended medical school at UAB in Birmingham, Alabama and received his MD in 2004. He completed UAB General Surgery residency training in 2009 and served as Administrative Chief Resident of his residency class. He completed his Vascular Surgery Fellowship at UAB in 2011 and joined the UAB Academic Faculty as Assistant Professor. He served as an attending surgeon for 5 years at UAB Hospital, Birmingham VA Hospital, The Children's Hospital of Alabama, and Cullman Regional Medical Center. He served as the Associate Program Director of the Vascular Surgery Residency and Fellowship training programs during this time and trained 10 Vascular Surgeons in this capacity prior to his move to Georgia. He is active in many specialty societies including: American College of Surgeons Society for Vascular Surgery Southern Association for Vascular Surgery Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery He serves on the editorial board of the following medical journals: Annals of Vascular Surgery American Surgeon The American Journal of surgery Awards: Administrative Chief Resident - UAB Department of Surgery 2008 - 2009 Alpha Epsilon Delta 1997 - 2000 Argus Society Excellence in Teaching Award 2007 Auburn University COSAM Advisory Council Scholarship 1999 - 2000 Auburn University Presidential Scholarship 1996 - 2000 Garber Galbraith Excellence in Surgery Award 2004 Lambda Sigma 1997 - 1998 National Merit Scholar 1996 - 2000 Outstanding Intern Award 2005 Sigma Chi Fraternity Academic Scholarship 1999 - 2000 Society of Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting Scholarship 2005 SONAT Foundation Scholarship 1996 - 2000 Publications: See Pubmed - Matthews TC Areas of Interest: Minimally-Invasive Endovascular Therapy Thoracic, Abdominal Aortic, and Peripheral Aneurysms (Endovascular and Surgical Treatment) Carotid/Cerebrovascular Disease - Endovascular and Surgical Treatment Renal and Mesenteric Disease - Endovascular and Surgical Treatment Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) - Endovascular and Surgical Treatment Venous Disease - Varicose Veins, Spider Veins, DVT, Pelvic Congestion Syndrome Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Diabetic Foot Ulcer and Limb Preservation Dialysis Access - Creation and Maintenance (AV Fistula and AV Graft, Dialysis catheters, Port Placement)

6300 Hospital Pkwy Ste 375

Johns Creek, GA 30097

Contact Information

(770) 771-5260

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • 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
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Auburn University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Uab Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Uab Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Uab Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Matthews' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matthews to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Matthews' 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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Quitman, MS |
Dr Matthews is by far the best vascular surgeon that I have been a patient of. I totally trust him.
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Dr. Matthews accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Matthews has admitting privileges

Emory Johns Creek Hospital
6325 Hospital Pkwy
Johns Creek, GA 30097
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WellStar North Fulton Hospital
3000 Hospital Blvd
Roswell, GA 30076
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Northside Hospital - Forsyth
1200 Northside Forsyth Dr
Cumming, GA 30041
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