Find Doctors and Dentists Near You
The location you tried did not return a result. Please enter a valid 5-digit Zip Code.

You can also search by physician, practice, or hospital name

Ralph Matar

Dr. Ralph Matar, MD

Cardiovascular Disease

FEATURED REVIEW

OVERVIEW

Ralph Matar, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Florida. Dr. Matar earned his bachelor's degree and medical degree from University of Balamand in Lebanon, graduating from both with distinction. He went on to complete an internal medicine residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, OH and subsequently went to complete his cardiovascular fellowship at Stroger Hospital of Cook County in Chicago, IL. He then pursued his subspecialty training at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida in advanced cardiac imaging.Dr. Matar is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular medicine, echocardiography, cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, and nuclear cardiology.He has received several awards, including Resident of the Month twice, Resident Teacher Award and Fellow Teaching Award, and was recognized as a Top 25 Investigator for the 29th Annual ASE Scientific Sessions. Dr. Matar also belongs to a handful of professional societies, including the American College of Cardiology, American Society of Echocardiology, and Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. He is fluent in English, Arabic, and fair in Spanish.
View more

PATIENT'S PERSPECTIVE

Explains conditions and treatments
Takes time to answer my questions
Provides follow-up as needed

Based on patient feedback.

RATINGS AND REVIEWS

Dr. Matar's Rating
Patient Perspective
5.0 Explains conditions and treatments
5.0 Takes time to answer my questions
5.0 Provides follow-up as needed
Office Rating
Showing ratings for:
4037 NW 86th Ter, Gainesville, FL, 32606
n/a Average office wait time
n/a Office cleanliness
n/a Courteous staff
n/a Scheduling flexibility
UF Health Cardiology - Springhill
4037 NW 86th Ter
Gainesville, FL, 32606
1 REVIEWS
Showing 1-1 of 1 review
"Truly blessed to have found this amazing doctor. I was told at a previous cardiology practice my issues were weight and anxiety related due to my age. I am a little over weight but not excessively obese. The issues I was having were occuring throughout my childhood when I weighed 90 lbs as well as into my adulthood and I eventually thought it was just normal to pass out due to the lack of care from other doctors. He took the time and listened to my concerns and referred my to the electrophysiology department where I was able to have testing done and found I have an issue with my sinus node. Apparently when I was blacking out and fainting I was having brief periods of my heart pausing too. This has literally been happening my entire life and I had no idea how serious it was. Now at the young age of 32 I have been blessed with a pacemaker which helps to prevent me from fainting. I still get dizzy and have presyncope but since getting the pacemaker I have yet to fully pass out again. Without ...
this doctor's empathetic and understanding demeanor I would still be struggling. I can't say enough good things about this doctor. I'm so happy I had the privilege of being treated by him. "
Read more
  • December 31, 2022

LOCATIONS

4037 NW 86th Ter
Gainesville, FL, 32606
  • Accepting New Patients
Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Medical School
University of Florida
Graduated 2020
University of Balamand
Graduated 2012
Fellowship
Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Graduated 2019
Residency
Cleveland Clinic
Graduated 2016

INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED 

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor's office as it may change frequently.

SIMILAR PROVIDERS

Data Transparency and Trust: Understanding WebMD Doctor Listings and Reviews

We know that finding the right doctor or provider is important to your health. That’s why we want to ensure you have confidence in the provider profiles and listings you see on WebMD Care. Our provider data is sourced from the physicians themselves as well as publicly available databases. Any doctor or provider who claims their profile by verifying themselves can update their information and provide additional data on their specialties, education, accepted insurances, conditions they treat, and procedures they perform.

All the physician and provider reviews on WebMD Care are provided by users just like you. Knowing these reviews provide insight into how other patients feel about a doctor, we maintain internal policies and protocols to ensure the quality and accuracy of all reviews. Providers are not able to remove or modify reviews on their own. Reviews can only be removed after an internal review by our customer service team.

We value your input and encourage you to reach out to our support team if you encounter any issues.