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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations

Orthopaedic Surgery

Euclid Medical Office

99 Northline Circle
Euclid, OH 44119

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Anterior Total Hip Replacement
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Revision
  • Hip Surgery
  • Hyaluronic Acid Injections
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Joint Injections
  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Reconstructive Surgery
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Joint Replacement
  • Nonsurgical Treatment of Arthritis
  • Outpatient Knee Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Peripheral Joint Injections
  • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty
  • Reconstructive Surgery of the Hip
  • Revision Joint Replacement
  • Revision Total Hip Replacement
  • Revision Total Knee Replacement
  • Robotic Assisted Knee Replacement
  • Robotic Assisted Partial Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
View all 27 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Hip
  • Arthritis of the Knee
  • Avascular Necrosis of the Hip
  • Avascular Necrosis of the Knee
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Instability
  • Hip Pain
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Joint Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of the Hip
View all 12 Specialties +


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About Matthew Deren, MD

Matthew Deren, MD is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon in the Division of Adult Reconstruction. He specializes in knee and hip replacement surgeries, including direct anterior total hip replacement, robotic-assisted total and partial knee replacements, as well as complex and revision knee and hip replacements. He sees patients at Mentor Hospital, Euclid Hospital and Main Campus. 

Dr. Deren completed his undergraduate studies at Yale University, followed by medical school at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. He then continued his training with orthopaedic residency at Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital where he received the Haffenreifer Housestaff Excellence Award as one of the best chief residents in the entire medical system. He then completed an orthopaedic trauma fellowship at Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, followed by a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the Cleveland Clinic in 2018. In 2022, Dr. Deren returned to the Cleveland Clinic as a Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon after practicing at the University of Massachusetts School of Medicine. He is currently the Associate Fellowship Director for the Orthopaedic Adult Reconstruction Fellowship. In his free time, he enjoys fishing, hunting, woodworking, and spending time with his family. 

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Adult Reconstructive Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - Rhode Island Hospital
Orthopaedic Trauma
Providence, RI USA

Residency - Rhode Island Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgery
Providence, RI USA

Medical Education - Brown University
Providence, RI USA


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award, University of Massachusetts Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program, 2021
  • Haffenreifer Housestaff Excellence Award, Rhode Island Hospital, 2016
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 4/14/2023, Dr. Deren has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Deren receives fees of $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) as a paid consultant, speaker or as a member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Expert Review, Inc.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

247 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 4.6
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

49 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2024

Would absolutely recommend Dr. Deren and team to others!

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2024

Dr Deren is amazing!

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2024

Dr Darren and staff were attentive and explanatory

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2023

Dr Deren and his nurse Jessica are the absolute best caregivers. I completely felt cared for and respected during this entire process. They are both assets to the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2023

I could not have asked for better care from Dr Deren and his team. Thank you

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2023

Dr Deren makes me feel heard and gives me all the information I need for my situation. I appreciate this care!

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

Dr. Deren was very professional and friendly

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2023

Dr. Deren very nice and explained everything.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2023

Dr. Deren technical skills are excellent. My replaced hip is functioning extremely well. He really listened to me and took the time to answer my questions. I trust his opinion.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2023

I couldn't be more pleased with my pre-op, day of surgery and post operative care I received Dr Deren and Jessica.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2023

I have and will continue to recommend Dr. Deren to my friends and aquaintances who need hip or knee surgery. I felt very much at ease while under his care.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2023

Excellent physician and answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Dr. M Deren was very professional make time to see me ? That is what Being a Cargiver is all about. You can tell be the inteaction he is a dedicated and skilled physician . Iam very pleaced with the experiance Thanky You very much Dr Deren

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Very confident in the Care and advice dicussed if more care is needed I will contact Dr as we talked about Great service

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Weekends are more difficult for reaching my doctor. Dr Deren and his team has always replied to me at their earliest convenience.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Very impressed after my first meeting with Dr. Deren. I never felt rushed. He looked me in the eye when speaking to me. Answered my questions and informed me of the possible risks of my surgery. He's warm and personable. I feel confident he will do an excellent job on my knee replacement surgery.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2023

Dr. Deren was very kind and patient He listened to and responded to all my questions. He was positive and knowledgeable about my next steps with hip replacement surgery.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2023

Dr Deren took his time explaining everything and answered all of our questions.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2023

This was my first appointment with Dr. Deren, so its difficult to say how I would rate and recommend him. However my first experience and impressions were very good.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2023

Dr.Deren was fantastic, he answered all of my concerns, and made me feel at ease, very knowledgeable and made the decision to have my surgeries at the CC an easy one.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2023

Dr. Deren was very friendly, professional, reassuring and thorough throughout my appointment.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2023

I would recommend Dr. Deren to anyone.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2023

Dr. Deren and his nurse Jessica Walford are two of the best!

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2023

Very knowledgeable, answered all my questions. I just think the world of him and his assistant.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

Dr. Deren is probably the best physician I've ever had. He is great at listening to his patients, communicating and educating.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2023

Dr. Deren is very smart and relaxed in his approach. He listens intently and strives to give answers to your answers that are practical and manageable.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2023

Dr Deren listens and is very thoughtful. Explains well.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2023

Dr. Deren is AMAZING!! He checked on our daughter multiple times. He answered all of our questions and is very caring. We felt very confident in our daughters care from Dr Deren.

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2023

My experience with Dr. Deren and his staff has been excellent. They are always willing to help me with any situation that arises.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2023

Dr Derek made me feel very comfortable about my upcoming surgery. He provided useful information and made sure that any questions I had were answered.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2023

My in person and on line experience with Dr. Deren have been extremely good. Appointments were on time and information was easy to understand. Dr. Deren was always friendly and answered questions with ease and confidence. The hip revision he did for me went extremely well and I am now walking pain free. I plan to stay In contact with Dr. Deren for future on line visits. His confidence and professional approach as a doctor made me fill very comfortable during a very difficult surgery and after during recovery. I am very glad that Dr. Deren was able to do my surgery at Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2023

When discussing my treatment and procedures with Dr. Deren's assistants, I felt very confident that they were extremely qualified and prepared for my type of surgery. They also answered questions very professionly.

Reviewed on May 31, 2023

Dr. Deren is a very good doctor! He listens to his patients and is very caring about them too! I would recommend him to anyone!

Reviewed on May 25, 2023

I like Dr.Deren from the start. I saw him because a PT therapist did a very strong assessment on my leg and my hip extender muscle was over steched and caused me pain. It has been a month and it still hurts. I stopped the PT that caused the pain and am doing the less strenuious exercises to maintain my muscles.

Reviewed on May 25, 2023

the doctor and his PA and nurse are excellent

Reviewed on May 25, 2023

Excellent experience with Jessica and Dr. Deren Superior service

Reviewed on May 10, 2023

Dr. Deren is an exceptional physician. He did not rush the appointment. He took time to discuss benefits and risks of having a joint replacement and reviewed alternate solutions for relief. Dr. Deren gave very good statistics and data concerning the surgery. He explained information in a way that we ask non-medical personnel could understand.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2023

Loved the Dr and his nurse. Felt they listened to me and I wasn't rushed.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2023

Dr Deren was the 4th orthopedic surgeon I consulted with. He is the only one I would trust to do my surgery.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Provider took exceptional care to notice and correct a minor problem

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2023

The team of staff and doctor worked very well together. I am from Michigan and x rays had to be delivered and everything went as planned.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2023

The Pa, the Nurse and Doctor were nice to work with and went out of their way to explain everything In a laymen's way

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2023

I feel this provider really didn't hear my concerns or understand the degree of pain and the decrease of mobility I have encountered since this problem has increased

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2023

My provider was great. Very Informative and respectful. He also showed empathy for my situation and made me feel less anxiety ridden.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2023

Dr Deren was very informative, explained X-ray findings and potential surgery with the detail I was seeking. Excellent!

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2023

I called for an appointment with Dr Deren and was scheduled for one within a couple of weeks, At my appointment, Dr Deren reviewed my xrays and learned why I want Knee replacements. He said I was a candidate for the surgery on both knees, and was very thorough in explaining the procedure, expected results and possible risks. He answered all of my questions and addressed my concerns. I have peace of mind about moving forward with Dr Deren.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2023

Dr Deren was very thorough in explaining the procedure, expected results and possible risks. I have peace of mind about moving forward with him. The doctor's assistant was also very Informed and complementary to Dr Deren.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2023

My appointment with Dr Deren and all the staff was streamlined, safe and secure. This is my first personal experience with Cleveland Clinic. Everything has been good so far. After my surgery, I will be in a better position to make recommendations to others needing joint replacements.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2023

Dr. Deren & his nurse Jessica were knowledgeable and compassionate. They addressed all my concerns.

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