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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alice Matoba is Excellent. Dr. Matoba has been reviewed by 28 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Alice Matoba, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Bacterial Eye Infections
  • Cataract
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Injuries
  • Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)
  • Keratitis
  • Pink eye (Allergic Conjunctivitis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Matoba graduated from Yale University, New Haven. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Matoba has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • St Luke's Episcopal Hospital 
  • The Methodist Hospital 


  • Japanese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Alice Yukiko Matoba MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Alice Y. Matoba practice?
Dr. Alice Matoba has 1 office location.
Dr. Alice Matoba practices Ophthalmology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Ophthalmologists.