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John D. Matthews
Cone Health Medical Group

John D. Matthews, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Ophthalmology
Patient Rating
4.65/5 (Based on 225 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

June 21, 2019
Will be ever grateful that he was able to restore my vision to 20/20 after considerable retinal issues!
June 21, 2019
The staff and Doctor are always very friendly and respectful.
June 18, 2019
I had a good visit with no problems. Everyone was very kind.
June 14, 2019
I found provider and staff very efficient & friendly.
June 13, 2019
I have complete confidence in *Dr. Matthews and he was highly recommended by my optometrist.
June 12, 2019
I discovered I was in need of very complicated eye surgery. I know Dr. Matthews is more than capable of handling this surgery.
June 09, 2019
June 07, 2019
Very good experience. Look forward to seeing him on my visits.
June 03, 2019
I have a very good experiences some times the wait it longer than I would like.
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