Dr. Matthew F Gardiner MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Matthew Gardiner is an ophthalmologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Gardiner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 190 doctors at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and one of 92 at Massachusetts General Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests: Cataract Extraction

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Ranked #4 in Ophthalmology

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #4 in Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1999

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1999–2002

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Traumatic hyphema: Clinical features and management
Gardiner MF, Andreoli CM

Traumatic hyphema: Epidemiology, anatomy, and pathophysiology
Gardiner MF, Andreoli CM

Conjunctival injury
Gardiner MF, Kloek CE

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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