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Robert Matthews, MD, FACS
Rating
(4.8)
157 ratings, 23 reviews
Practice Name
Hospital Preference
WakeMed Cary Hospital
WakeMed Raleigh Campus
Office Location
400 U.S. Highway 70 East
WakeMed Garner Healthplex, Suite 205
Garner, NC 27529
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400 US Highway 70 East, Suite 205
3024 New Bern Avenue, First Floor
Biography

Dr. Robert Matthews is a board-certified senior staff urologist with WakeMed Physician Practices - Urology, where he has worked since 2003. He also is an associate professor of urology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and holds the rank of captain in the U.S. Naval Reserves.

He earned his medical degree at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, and completed his internship and residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego. He also has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alabama.

Before joining WakeMed Physician Practices - Urology, Dr. Matthews was a staff urologist at Urologic Consultants in Minneapolis, MN, and at National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. He also served as a flight surgeon for the First Marine Air Wing in Okinawa, Japan. He served his country during these stints and is now a retired Navy Captain.

He is a member of the American Urologic Association, American College of Surgeons and Society of Government Service Urologists. He has authored or co-authored numerous publications.

Clinical Interests
Dr. Matthews offers comprehensive prostate cancer care and comprehensive kidney stone care. He also manages all urologic cancers as well as erectile dysfunction.
Undergraduate Degree
University of Alabama
Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Internship
Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency
Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Certifications
American Board of Urology
Star Rating

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Overall Provider Rating
(4.8)
4.8 out of 5
157 ratings, 23 reviews

WakeMed Patient - February 2020

After the exam I had another question and Dr Matthews was nice enough to come back into the room to answer it. Staff was extremely nice.


WakeMed Patient - February 2020

He''s a very , very, good Dr. I been going to him for years and him and his staff are very nice and friendly and they put you at ease.. Am telling you he''s one [ ] of a Dr. and easy to talk too.. He really knows what he''s doing. I can say am proud to have him as my Dr.


WakeMed Patient - January 2020

very professional doctor and staff. A;ways outstanding service and care. Dr Matthews is a caring and wonderful doctor.


WakeMed Patient - January 2020

Great staff, very friendly and caring. Dr. Matthews is the best, I have complete confidence in him.


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