Medical School Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, tX
Residency University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA
Fellowship University of Maryland Medical Center-Minimally Invasive Surgery, Baltimore, MD
Associations and Memberships
American Board of Surgery
Clinical Interests Steven Matous, M.D., has worked as a general surgeon in the Portland/Vancouver area since 1996.
Dr. Matous graduated Summa Cum Laude from Texas A&M University and went on to earn his M.D. degree at Baylor College of Medicine. While completing his surgery residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Dr. Matous served as the Chief Surgical Resident. Along with his core surgical training, this program exposed him to advanced breast cancer care, intensive care medicine, colorectal surgery, and trauma surgery. Subsequently, he undertook advanced training in Minimally Invasive Surgery at the University of Maryland Baltimore. Here he gained experience in laparoscopic surgeries such as antireflux surgery, colon removal and hernia repair. He was also trained in gastrointestinal endoscopy (i.e. colonscopy and upper endoscopy).
In addition to his work at PeaceHealth Medical Group Surgical Specialists, Dr. Matous is the Director of the Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy Program for Legacy Health.
With fellowship training in both Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery, Dr. Matous specializes in abdominal surgery with an emphasis on laparoscopic procedures. The procedures include minimally invasive surgery treatment for GERD, hernias, and various other surgeries.
Personal Interests Outdoor activities, carpentry and spending time with family