About Dr. Matthew F Lawson

Dr. Matthew F Lawson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tallahassee, FL. He has 14 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. He speaks English.

Dr. Lawson has received 2 awards.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Matthew F Lawson is Excellent. Dr. Matthew F Lawson has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Matthew F Lawson is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.


1401 Centerville Rd Ste 300
Tallahassee, FL 32308

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Dr. Matthew F Lawson has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Matthew F Lawson has the following 17 expertise

  • Aneurysm
  • Laminectomy
  • Glioblastoma
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carotid Artery Injuries
  • Herniated Disc
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Arteriovenous Malformation (Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations)
  • Carotid Artery Diseases (CAD)
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Stroke
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy
  • Cerebral Arterial Diseases (CAD)
  • Neck Dissection
  • Brain Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Matthew F Lawson is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Five Stars

Dr Lawson is professional and explained my diagnosis to both my husband and myself so that we both understood . All questions were fully answered. He saved my life for which I am internally grateful.

Full Review Rating Breakdown

Five Stars

A bit slow in the office. But once he got in my room he spent plenty of time with me and explained everything. Very satisfied!

Wait time
25 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars

Spent a great deal of time explaining diagnosis and options

Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    14 Years Experience

  • University Of Florida College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2004

  • Dr. Matthew F Lawson Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • BCBS Georgia
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
    • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Matthew F Lawson

Dr. Matthew Lawson is a board certified neurosurgeon specializing in general neurosurgery, cerebrovascular surgery, and endovascular neurosurgery. Dr. Lawson is employed at the Tallahassee Neurological Clinic and he practices at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. He treats a wide variety of neurosurgical conditions. Dr. Lawson treats patients with a variety of neurosurgical conditions, including brain aneurysms, brain arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), brain tumors, hemorrhagic stroke, ischemic stroke, cervical spine disorders, lumbar spine disorders, neuro-trauma, and peripheral nerve disorders. He performs both open and minimally invasive endovascular procedures. In fact, he performs more minimally invasive neuro-edovascular procedures and more non-invasive Stereotactic Radiosurgery procedures than any other surgeon in the area. Matthew Lawson, MD, was the first neurosurgeon in the region to perform brain aneurysm coiling, AVM embolization, and acute stroke intervention. He helped bring cutting edge neuroendovascular care to the Tallahassee area. Dr. Lawson also has a thriving general neurosurgery practice and cares for patients with brain tumors, hydrocephalus, disorders of the spine, and disorders of the peripheral nerves.

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