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John D. Matthews
Cone Health Medical Group

John D. Matthews, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Ophthalmology
Patient Rating
4.52/5 (Based on 271 Reviews)
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John Matthews, M.D. is an experienced eye surgeon specializing in conditions affecting the retina and vitreous humor, including age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, and macular holes. 

Dr. John Matthews’ expertise as a vitreoretinal surgeon led him to open the Triad Retina and Diabetic Eye Center in Greensboro, NC in 2012. He and his wife, Carol, have three children and live in Greensboro.



Medical School

Medical Univ. of South Carolina


Medical College of Virginia, Ophthalmology


Harvard Medical School, Vitreoretinal surgery and ophthalmic research


Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • The Schepens' International Retina Society
  • The International College of Surgeons
  • The North Carolina Medical Society
  • The Greater Greensboro Society of Medicine
  • The Vitreous Society  

Honors, Awards, etc.

Selected for the U.S. News - Top Doctors 2012, a listing that identifies the nation’s best doctors.

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology


Provider Review Comments

October 26, 2020
Very good.
October 26, 2020
*Dr. Matthews is wonderful and so is his staff.
October 22, 2020
October 19, 2020
*Dr. Matthews and all of his staff are very good at what they do. They are the most respectful and courteous and knowledgeable I have ever been to.
October 01, 2020
always takes time to be sure all questions are answered clearly, very patient and thorough
September 28, 2020
Very good.
September 28, 2020
Pleasant, quickly done & very professional, friendly.
September 28, 2020
This was my first visit and based on the experience, I feel very confident that I am receiving quality care.
September 25, 2020
very concerned about the visit and was put to ease by staff and provider
September 25, 2020
I have trust and confidence in my provider
September 23, 2020
excellent dr
September 22, 2020
*Dr. Matthews is an awesome physician! I have been a patient of his for many years, and he is always friendly, concerned, respectful, and knowledgeable. When he is with me, I feel that is focus is on me - and nothing else always professional.
September 17, 2020
Very good.
September 17, 2020
*Dr. Matthews & staff are very professional individuals.
September 17, 2020
Experience very good.
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