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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Elyria Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopy Knee Surgery
  • General Orthopaedics
  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement Of The Knee
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Reconstructive Surgery Of The Knee
  • Robotic Assisted Hip Replacement
  • Robotic Assisted Knee Replacement
  • Robotic Assisted Partial Knee Replacement
  • Sports Medicine
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
View all 21 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • ACL Injury
  • Fractures
  • Hand Problems
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Orthopaedic Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
View all 11 Specialties +


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About Andrew Matko, DO

Andrew J Matko, D.O. is a Board Certified Orthopaedic surgeon.  He is currently the Section Head of Orthopaedic surgery at Avon Hospital. He completed his undergraduate studies at Wright State University and received his medical degree from the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Matko completed his Orthopaedic surgery residency at Cleveland Clinic South Pointe Hospital. His main areas of focus include knee replacement surgery, shoulder and knee arthroscopy, upper extremity surgery, as well as fracture care. Dr. Matko has provided high school team coverage at both Avon and Midview high schools.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - South Pointe Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgery
Warrensville Heights, OH USA

Internship - South Pointe Hospital
Warrensville Heights, OH USA

Medical Education - Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Athens, OH USA

Undergraduate - Wright State University
Dayton, OH USA


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialty Interests

Acute fracture care, arthritis, arthroscopy, general orthopaedics and sports medicine, joint problems, joint replacement, knee surgery, shoulder arthroscopy, orthopaedic care of the elderly, osteoarthritis care, surgery of the hand and wrist

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Andrew Matko, DO.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 7/17/2022, Dr. Matko has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

197 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

29 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

This is my first meeting with Dr. Matko, he took the time and explained everything to me. Very professional and efficient.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2022

Dr. Matko is great.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2022

Excellent doctor, one of the best I have seen

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

The doctor listened and answered all of my questions. He was very helpful, kind, and professional. He was easy to talk with because he shared his own experience with a similar problem. I would highly recommend him.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2022

Dr Matko is the ultimate Dr

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2022

Dr. Matko and his staff are very kind and always able to explain things in a way I can understand. Dr. Matko goes above and behind to make sure you are taken care of. He is an exceptional doctor!

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2022

This was a consultation with the doctor for my knee surgery t went well all my concerns were taken of and questions answered.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2022

Dr Mario is the best doctor. He did both my knees & it was the best thing I ever had done.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2022

I would recommend Dr. Matco he's an excellent friendly and personable doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2022

Very hard to get an appointment with Dr Matko in a reasonable amount of time.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2022

DR. Matko was concerned and did order test to be done immediately, and followed through with talking to me about surgery on my wrist as soon as possible.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2022

Dr Mayakovsky is an exceptional physician

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2022

I am very happy with Dr. Matko and feel very comfortable with him. He listens to me and explains everything very well. And he's very gentle, too!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2022

Love Dr Matko

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2022

Dr Matko is a great surgeon!Very Pleased

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2022

Spent more time with physician than usual.Appreciated time he spent to explain issue and treatment

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2022

Evaluation of a provider based on patient outcomes can be iffy at times and I had been dissatisfied at the pace of my recovery from knee replacement surgery. But Dr. Matko has been patient with my complaints over the months and gave me helpful advice to improve my condition. He stayed with me through the process and I'm happy to now report I'm doing fine.

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2021

I wish all doctors could be like Dr. Matko. Eager to listen, explained in a way I could understand easy to understand, adds his own personal input, but let me make a decision that best fitted me.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2021

Doctor answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

Dr. Matko and his ancillary staff are excellent. I can't say that about some of the other providers and ancillary staff at the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2021

Very happy with Dr. Matko and his PA.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

Doctor Matko is an amazing doctor. He has done both TKRs. Both have been totally successful. He is a great surgeon!

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

Dr. Matko and his whole team have been absolutely wonderful since I began having to see him several years ago for issues with my hands.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2021

Dr. Matco is very kind, compassionate and caring. I would recommend him to anyone I know for a surgical procedure.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

Dr. Matko is awesome!

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2021

Dr Matko has one, if not the best, bed side manner of any dr. I have ever been too.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021


Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

I think Dr. Matko is a terrific doctor and a great surgeon

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2021

Dr was kind and let me consider my options

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