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Dr. Matthew Benz, MD

Dr. Matthew Benz, MD

Age 49 Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery M
(31) 31 reviews
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Dr. Matthew Benz, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Houston, TX. Dr. Benz completed a residency at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. He currently practices at Retina Consultants of Houston Pllc and is affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Benz is board certified in Ophthalmology.


  • Bascom Palmer E, Fellowship Hospital — 2003
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Residency Hospital — 2001
  • Illinois Mas, Internship Hospital — 1998
  • University of Michigan Medical School, Medical School — 1997
  • University Of Chi, Undergraduate School — 1993

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Boon-Chapman
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • HealthSmart
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Opticare
  • PacifiCare Health Systems
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Planvista
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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  1. Practice

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      Retina Consultants of Houston Pllc
      6560 Fannin St Ste 750, Houston, TX 77030 Existing Patients: (281) 587-1987

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I was impressed with the check in procedure and the waiting room layout. As usuall Dr. Benz was friendly but professional.
— Apr 22, 2020
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Dr. Benz frequently treats Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Macular Edema (DME), and Age-Related Macular Degeneration.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Houston Methodist Hospital