Dr. Virgilio Matheus, MD

Dr. Virgilio Matheus, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Virgilio Matheus, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Central University of Venezuela / Jose Maria Vargas School of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery, traumatic brain injury, and more.Read his story

9500 Euclid Ave

Cleveland, OH 44195

Contact Information

(216) 444-2273

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Matheus

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Herniated Disc
more than 87% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Matheus'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.

Dr. Matheus' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Matheus "Dr. Matheus earned his medical degree from the J.M. Vargas School of Medicine, Central University of Venezuela in Caracas, Venezuela. He completed a neurological surgery residency at Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio, where he was named "Resident of the Year." In addition, he received the Synthes Award from the Congress of Neurological Surgeons for resident research on spinal cord and spinal column injuries. Dr. Matheus also completed a complex spine surgery fellowship at Cleveland Clinic Foundation. His general surgery internship was performed at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Matheus "I like to approach all of my patients as if they were my own family members making sure they get offered all possible treatments including the  non surgical ones so they can make an informed decision. "

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
Read Less

16  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.


  • Central University of Venezuela / Jose Maria Vargas School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Central University of Venezuela / Jose Maria Vargas School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Matheus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Matheus does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Matheus and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Matheus' Reviews

Be the first to leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Matheus?
(Select your rating)

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Matheus?