Matthew A. Speicher, M.D. is an expert in the medical and surgical management of vitreoretinal diseases including Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Vein Occlusion, Retinal Tears and Detachments, Macular Holes and Puckers, Ocular Trauma, and complications following Intraocular Surgery. During his vitreoretinal fellowship, he participated in research leading to effective management of previously untreatable conditions such as macular degeneration. Since joining the practice in 2003, he has continued his involvement in clinical trials searching for improved therapies for various common retinal disorders.
Dr. Speicher employs the latest surgical techniques resulting in less invasive and more effective procedures. He enjoys sharing his expertise with residents-in-training who rotate through the office and with the larger community of eye care providers. Together with his partners, Dr. Speicher hosts an annual lecture for referring doctors. The newest diagnostic and therapeutic techniques are shared in an open discussion, leading to an increased awareness of retinal diseases, earlier detection and referral, prompt treatment, and improved visual outcomes.
Dr. Speicher is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists. He is a member of the medical staff of Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Timonium Surgical Center, and UPMC Pinnacle Memorial Hospital (York), and provides retinal care to patients at multiple locations throughout Maryland and Pennsylvania.
B.S. Applied Economics
Temple University School of Medicine
Ophthalmology Residency, Chief Resident
Vitreoretinal Fellowship, Grayson Fellow