4.8 out of 5
Richard Matthews, M.D., FAAFPFamily Medicine
RATINGS & REVIEWS
The provider star rating is calculated using patient reponses to the five care provider questions in our patient satisfaction survey. Below you can see the provider's star rating and the number of his or her patients who have provided feedback.
Dr. Mathews and his staff are the best!
Very thorough and never felt rushed.
Attention always is very good. Staff always helpful.
Dr Matthews has always been very good about explaining any problems I am having and if necessary, setting up an office visit with a specialist that may be able to help me with specific health concerns or problems.
It was great
Excellent professional service!
Dr Matthews is quite a wonderful doctor! He takes times to discuss information in detail, with a caring & patient manner. I never feel like I'm a bother or he doesn't have time for me. He shows genuine care & concern for his patients, reminds of you necessary improvements, but in a gentle way. My husband & I ate very grateful to have him as our primary physician.
Dr. Matthews is the best.
Dr Matthews is very thorough in his examinations & explains prescribed tests & procedures to remedy problems.
None better than Dr. Mathews. Always friendly and attentive. Always spot on with diagnoses. Dr. Mathews and his staff always provide a comfortable and respectful experience.
DEPARTMENT OF BAPTIST HOSPITAL1337 Country Club Rd
Gulf Breeze FL , 32563
Richard Matthews, M.D., FAAFP, is a highly skilled, board certified family medicine physician who provides quality and convenient health care to patients in Gulf Breeze. Dr. Matthews prides himself on his ability to listen to the needs of each patient while providing reliable, quality care to his patients. Dr. Matthews is currently accepting new patients.
University of Florida
University of South Alabama
University of South Alabama
American Board of Family Practice
Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
Meet your Doctor
What led you to become a doctor or choose your focus of medicine?
I have wanted to be a doctor since I was 12 years old; it just seemed to be the right thing to do with my life.
What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?
I enjoy being able to take care of the entire person, to prevent disease, diagnose problems (if present) and be a good listener.
How would a patient describe you?
Friendly, professional, complete care.
What's your proudest moment as a doctor?
When my daughters were in high school and both told me that I was taking care of all of their friends' parents and grandparents, and that they really liked me.
What do you find most encouraging about the work you do?
It's encouraging how people appreciate when you do a good job for them and their family.
What are your top priorities for every patient you see?
Listen to my patient, discuss his or her concerns, and review recommended health screens on every visit.