About

Dr. Matthew L. Bush received his medical degree from the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine in Huntington, W.Va. He then completed an Otolaryngology research fellowship and a Neurotology and Cranial Base Surgery fellowship at The Ohio State University Medical Center and Nationwide Children's Hospital Research Institute in Columbus.

Bush is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology both in Otolaryngology and in Neurotology and Cranial Base Surgery. Bush is actively engaged in clinical research with a special focus on hearing healthcare disparities. He has published multiple peer-reviewed papers on the topic and is supported by the National Institutes of Health. His research and clinical efforts are focused on providing timely access to care for children and adults.

Personal Statment

One concern with a child who is born with hearing loss is that we learn to speak based on what we hear. The thought of living your life, or as a parent, maybe living your life without your child saying "I love you" or "I do" or some of those really important phrases is tough. This makes it really critical to identify pediatric hearing loss in a timely manner and intervene in an appropriate way.

Faculty Rank

  • Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Training & Education

Degree

Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Huntington, W.Va

Residency

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington

Fellowship

Neurotology Research Fellowship, The Ohio State University Medical Center and Nationwide Children's Hospital Research Institute, Columbus
Neurotology and Cranial Base Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Otolaryngology
American Board of Otolaryngology, Neurotology and Cranial Base Surgery

Insurance Information

Insurance policies can vary widely. Please check with your doctor/clinic for specific insurance information before your visit or procedure to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs.

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Ratings & Reviews

4.93 out of 5
40 Reviews

The star rating is a calculation based on feedback from our patients using our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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    I love Dr. Bush. He always seems concerned and answers all my questions.

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    Excellent treatment.

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    This was my second visit. I am very impressed with *Dr. Bush's concern and attention to my problems. Will definitely recommend him to friends or family. The entire staff from check in to check out was very professional and pleasant.

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    Dr Bush is awesome. He has the bedside manors every doctor should aspire to. He sat down and discussed all my questions. He did not seem to be rushed.

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    Excellent experience.
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      Excellent. Great, wonderful
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      I will and have recommended Dr Bush many times.
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      The intern and Dr. Bush were very helpful and gave tips to help with ear pain. Great eye contact and pleasant.
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      Matt is the best of the best.
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      I was told at my visit the options they thought it was nut when I saw my after visit notes it list a concern of something else that was not talked to me about. If it was a another option of what it may be I would have liked to have know since it seems to be what they are focused on.
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      Very professional
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      I'm dealing w/elevated hearing loss in my light ear. I question the diagnostic process when the goal from the start has been hearing aids from the provider perspective. Seeing *Dr. Bush twice not an impressive experience.
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      Best in the bunch.
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      Not my usual MD so was covering for mine so I could be seen urgently and I'm so grateful for the time and attention Dr. Bush gave to answering all my questions, even though some of them were not directly related to my urgent issue.
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      Dr. Bush is thorough, thoughtful, and sincere. I appreciate his thorough explanation of my condition and the possible treatments available to me.
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      The care that I received by Dr. Bush was exemplary. He actively listened, acknowledged the challenges of my situation, was compassionate, and respectful.
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      *Dr. Bush is thorough, thoughtful and knowledgeable and meets all my needs.
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      Very patient and knowledgeable... They took time to listen to my complaint and explained my symptoms and potential treatment options.
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      Dr. Bush took his time answering all of my and my wife's questions and explained the treatment options and next steps thoroughly.
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      Iv told all my friends and family how great you get treated at UK
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      Dr. Bush spent time listening to what I had been through and then recommended some treatments. He never madeMe feel like he was rushed to his next appointment.
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      *Dr. Bush wanted to do an MRI, but it was too late (or should have been previously scheduled).
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      *Dr. Bush is an excellent dr. Very thorough and caring. He took his time and did not rush. He knows his stuff and I would recommend him to anyone. He also prayed with us and we very much appreciated it.
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      Dr Matthew Bush is excellent doctor.Very polite, honest , amazing and very professional doctor.
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      I was very impressed with Dr. Bush.
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      Dr Bush is deserving of a faculty Gold Humanism Award. Aside from surgical skills he has outstanding rapport.
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      Dr. Bush is excellent in all areas of patient care! He treats our entire family and we trust him.
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      Doctor was very informative about my problem and described my options for treatment.
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      Dr Bush was excellent at listening, explaining what and why he was doing, and setting up next steps. He also told me to to email him directly if there is a delay in getting in to see him.
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      Dr Bush is excellent.
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      I absolutely love my doctor. He is so kind caring and very patient. He wants nothing but the best care for his patients and that shows in his actions.
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      I love this office..
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      I love *Dr. Bush!! One of the "The Best" indeed!!
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      We are so thankful for Dr. Bush! What a blessing to have someone we can trust to care for our son. We have complete confidence in the care he provides. He treats us with respect and includes my son in conversation. Excellent bedside manner. Thank you for truly caring about your patients!
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      I have had many interactions with doctors in my 73 years, and I must say one of the best was with Dr. Matthew Bush. He did an excellent job of clearly explaining his diagnosis and patiently answering my questions. On a scale of 1-10 I would rate him a 12.
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      Dr. Bush has an exceptional ability to connect with his clients. It is clear that he cares and wants to build a trusting relationship. He is fabulous and I will refer anyone to him. He is kind and compassionate and wants me to be comfortable with my care.
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      Dr. Bush was very nice and helpful.
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      Matt Bush is the best of the best.