Dr. Richard Matza MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Richard Matza is an orthopedic surgeon in Waterbury, Connecticut. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Saint Mary's Hospital and Waterbury Hospital. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. He is one of 13 doctors at Saint Mary's Hospital and one of 20 at Waterbury Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1972 - 1974

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1975 - 1977

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Classification and surgical treatment of the thumb-in-palm deformity in cerebral palsy and spastic paralysis.
Sakellarides, H. T., Mital, M. A., Matza, R. A., Dimakopoulos, P.

The so-called unresolved Osgood-Schlatter lesion: a concept based on fifteen surgically treated lesions.
Mital, M. A., Matza, R. A., Cohen, J.

Methyl methacrylate cement induced pseudoaneurysm of the right common femoral artery.
Kraus, M. L., Hamzi, M. H., Matza, R. A., Jeyakumar, P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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