Dr. Matthew C. Holden MD

Dr. Matthew Holden is an emergency medicine doctor in Lafayette, Louisiana and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lafayette General Medical Center and University Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Holden accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Lafayette General Medical Center and one of 5 at University Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Emergency Medicine. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Clinical Interests: Brain injury, Hyperbaric Medicine, Trauma, Traumatic Brain Injury, Wound care, Wound Care

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • French

Education & Medical Training

Louisiana State University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976–1977

University Medical Center (Lafayette LA)
Internship, Transitional Year, 1975–1976

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified 31 years in Emergency Medicine

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

LA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Insurances Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Lovelace Health Plan PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS New Mexico PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Presbyterian Commercial
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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