Richard V. Matern, MD

Urology
Male
Accepting New Patients
Available

Patient Experience

4.6 out of 5
Comments: 20
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Languages

  • English
  • Portuguese

Hospital Affiliation

  • Alta View Hospital
  • Intermountain Medical Center
  • LDS Hospital
  • Riverton Hospital

Medical Group

  • My Health
  • Intermountain
    • Intermountain Avenues Internal Medicine

    • (801) 408-3771
    • 324 10th Ave Ste 100 Salt Lake City UT, 84103
      • Yes
      • Mon thru Fri 9AM - 4:30PM
      • SelectHealth Care
      • Community Care
      • CHIP
      • SelectHealth Med
      • SelectHealth Choice
      • SelectHealth Share
      • SelectHealth Value
    • Urological Institute - IMC Campus

    • (801) 507-3400
    • 5171 S Cottonwood St Ste 720 Murray UT, 84107
      • Yes
      • Please call to find Office Hours
      • SelectHealth Care
      • Community Care
      • CHIP
      • SelectHealth Med
      • SelectHealth Advantage (UT or ID Resident)
      • SelectHealth Choice
      • SelectHealth Share
      • SelectHealth Value
  • Professional Positions

    Vice-Chair Department of Surgery, LDS Hospital (2016-Present)Chief of Urology, Riverton Hospital (2009-2016)Lead Physician Director for Robotics Integration- Intermountain Healthcare (2018-Present)

    • Training

    • Internship

      Tulane University School Of Medicine - New Orleans, LA, 2003 - 2004

    • Residency

      Tulane University School Of Medicine - New Orleans, LA, 2004 - 2008

    • Membership

      • American Urological Association
      • Utah Urological Association
      • Endourological Society
    • Degree

      Weber State University

      Ogden, UT in Bachelor of Science,
      1993 - 1999

      Tulane University School Of Medicine

      New Orleans, LA in Doctor of Medicine,
      1999 - 2003

    • Board Certification

      AM BD UROLOGY

      Re-verification: 2/28/2021

Patient Ratings

Overall rating
4.6 out of 5  (212)
  • Rate provider

    4.7 out of 5
  • Provider explained in way you understand

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider listened to you

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider respected you

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider spent enough time with you

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider know your medical history

    4.5 out of 5
  • Give easy to understand instruction

    4.8 out of 5
  • Appointment as soon as you needed for care right away

    4.1 out of 5
  • Appointment as soon as you needed for check-up or routine care

    4.5 out of 5
  • See the provider within 15 minutes of your appointment time

    3.8 out of 5
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on the nationally developed CAHPS Clinician & Group Survey. Responses are reported as a star-rating on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Patient Reviews

Overall rating
4.6 out of 5 (20)
    Experienced on Apr 30, 2019

    Dr. Matern was very smart and knowledgeable. He explained everything clearly and in detail. He listened to my concerns & asked me more questions, & then also asked if I had questions and answered them as well.

    Experienced on Apr 30, 2019

    I received answers to my concerns & symptoms, that other doctors and specialists didn't have answers for. I was impressed with Dr. Matern, and felt listened to and he was kind as well as smart and knowledgeable.

    Experienced on Apr 26, 2019

    I had an extremely good experience at this appointment, which marked my 5-year survival from prostate cancer. Dr. Matern and his staff congratulated me on this significant event.

    Experienced on Apr 26, 2019

    Dr. Matern and his staff are competent, concerned, and friendly. They go out of their way to make me feel comfortable working with them, and they answer any questions I have.

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    Excellent!

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    Kind - Fast - To point of appointment!

    Experienced on Apr 24, 2019

    I have seen Dr Matern for 9 years.He is the best.

    Experienced on Apr 22, 2019

    I like working with Dr. Matern and appreciate his sense of humor. He has helped me get through 5 years of recovery from cancer.

    Experienced on Apr 19, 2019

    It is always a pleasure to see Dr Matern and his team.

    Experienced on Apr 14, 2019

    Very good and efficient

    Experienced on Apr 07, 2019

    Dr Matern is great. He truly cares about me. He has gone out of his way to take care of my medical conditions and made special arrangements for me on more than one occasion. I love this guy, not to mention that he saved my life!!

    Experienced on Apr 01, 2019

    Fast, friendly, able to answer all the questions I had.

    Experienced on Mar 31, 2019

    In all ways, very professional!!

    Experienced on Mar 30, 2019

    professional, personable and concerned about my welfare

    Experienced on Mar 30, 2019

    As good as expected.

    Experienced on Mar 28, 2019

    Dr. Matern has always been honest and informative about my prostate cancer. I feel very good knowing that if a problem arises, he will be there to give me the answers when it comes to my prostate cancer.

    Experienced on Mar 28, 2019

    From start to finish, I was in Dr. Matern's office for 30 minutes. I feel very good about the quality of care that I received.

    Experienced on Mar 23, 2019

    I have recommended time and time again to my business associates and friends on this provider and his staff on how well I have been treated and informed. I can't express my satisfaction and gratitude enough. Please recognize their efforts - This group is outstanding.

    Experienced on Mar 22, 2019

    excellant

    Experienced on Mar 13, 2019

    I have a tumor on my kidney that needs to be removed. Naturally, I'm very nervous and concerned. Dr. Matern & his MA have been very reassuring & kind.