Matthew  Shatzer, DO Independent Medical Examiner
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Phone: (973) 454-6746
  • Cell: (973) 454-6746
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Other Locations: Manhasset, NY

Specialty 1: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Physiatry

Specialty 2: Disability Evaluations

Specialty Focus: - Disability Evaluations - Spinal Cord Injury Medicine - Stroke Rehabilitation\ - Spasticity - Botox for spasticity - Baclofen Pump Refills - Low Back Pain - Motor Vehicle Accidents - Joint Replacement Rehablitation - Subacute Rehabilitation

Medical School: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

License(s): New York

Years in Practice: 19

Experience:
  • 9 years performing IMEs
  • 300 IMEs performed
  • Deposed/Testified 6 times

Additional Information

I am currently practicing Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation full time in an Academic setting. I serve as Chief of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at North Shore University Hospital and served as Residency Program Director for 12 years in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Donald and Barbara School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. I am Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as well as Spinal Cord Injury Medicine. I have performed many IMEs. I also have experience with reviewing medical-legal cases for future medical needs as well as functional prognosis. I also have experience reviewing cases for medical necessity of services rendered by physician practices.