Jay K. Mattheis, M.D., MSPH, FACS

Jay K. Mattheis, M.D., MSPH, FACS Residency – Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California
Medical School – Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, California
Master of Science – Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California
Undergraduate – Southern Adventist University, Collegedale, Tennessee

Dr. Mattheis (pronounced “MATH-EYES”) is an adult comprehensive ophthalmologist. He completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Loma Linda University Medical Center in 1992, where he served as chief resident. Dr. Mattheis has a background in public health, biostatistics and epidemiology, and he practices medicine with individual attention while maintaining a broad perspective.

His academic honors include being chosen Alpha Omega Alpha in medical school and being honored by Delta Omega, the national public health honor society. He was selected as the Lange Medical Publication Student Award recipient for excellent performance in medical school and also received the Merck Award in medical school. His work has been nationally recognized by Who’s Who Among Rising Young Americans, and the Consumers’ Research Council of America has selected him as one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists.Dr. Mattheis’ top-notch clinical skills and kind, lighthearted and charming nature, which rubs off on everyone around him, make him one of the most popular and sought-after doctors around.

Dr. Mattheis specializes in many areas of adult eye care, including dry eye (offering LipiFlow and IPL treatments), diabetic eye care, macular degeneration, glaucoma, LASIK and cataract pre- and post-op care. Dr. Mattheis also specializes in acute eye care problems and reserves appointment slots for immediate availability by appointment at both our east and west office locations.