Dr. Matthew Dykhuizen graduated cum laude from Brown University and completed his medical degree at the University of Massachusetts. Dr. Dykhuizen did his ophthalmology residency at the Wills Eye Institute in Philadelphia and completed his surgical retina training with the Retina Associates of Kentucky in Lexington.

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Retinal Specialists
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

Personal Interests

  • Triathlon
  • 2015 Ironman World Championship Finisher, Kona, Hawaii
  • 2009 Ironman 70.3 World Championship Finisher, Clearwater, Florida
  • Advanced Wilderness Life Support Certification, University of Utah, 2008


  • Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
  • Bachelor of Science, 2003, Cum Laude
  • Honors Thesis in Neuroscience
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Doctor of Medicine, 2009
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  • St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Medical Internship, 2010
  • Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, 2013
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
  • Fellowship, Medical Vitreo Retinal Diseases, 2014
  • Fellowship, Surgical Vitreo Retinal Diseases, 2016

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