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Matthew Giegengack, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

320 Ratings
31 Comments

Matthew Giegengack, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Specialties

Cataract Surgery, Corneal and External Diseases and Surgery, Refractive Surgery

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4091
Department: 336-716-4091

Email: mgiegeng@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Yale University , 1995
  • M.D., Columbia University College Physicians & Surgeons , 2002
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Cabrini Med Ctr-New York, 2003
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, Oregon Health Science Univ Sch, 2006
  • Fellowship, Ophthalmology, Oregon Health Science Univ Sch, 2007

NPI Number

  • 1437167350
Matthew Giegengack, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

320 Ratings
31 Comments

Matthew Giegengack, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4091 | Department: 336-716-4091

Email: mgiegeng@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Niu G, Choi JS, Wang Z, Skardal A, Giegengack M, Soker S. Heparin-modified gelatin scaffolds for human corneal endothelial cell transplantation. Biomaterials. 2014;35(13):4005-1014.

Choi JS, Kim EY, Kim MJ, Khan FA, Giegengack M, D'Agostino R Jr, Criswell T, Khang G, Soker S. Factors affecting successful isolation of human corneal endothelial cells for clinical use. Cell Transplant. 2014;23(7):845-854.

Choi JS, Kim EY, Kim MJ, Giegengack M, Khan FA, Khang G, Soker S. In vitro evaluation of the interactions between human corneal endothelial cells and extracellular matrix proteins. Biomed Mater. 2013;8(1):014108.

Choi JS, Kim EY, Kim MJ, Giegengack M, Khang G, Soker S. Optimized cultivation of human corneal endothelial cells for transplantation [abstract]. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2012;6(Suppl 1):138-139.

Niu G, Choi JS, Kim MJ, Giegengack M, Soker S. Bioengineering gelatin hydrogel for corneal endothelial cell repair [abstract]. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2012;6(Suppl 1):139.

Giegengack M, Kurup SK. Traumatic anterior subluxation of natural lens with aniridia and blood lining Descemet folds [image]. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011;129(1):55.

Giegengack M, Mathers WD. Confocal microscopy of the cornea In: Brightbill F, McDonnell P, McGhee C, Farjo A, Serdarevic O, eds. Corneal surgery: theory technique and tissue. 4th ed. St. Louis (MO): Mosby/Elsevier;2009: 95-103.

Giegangack M [sic] [Giegengack M]. Phacoanaphylactic endophthalmitis In: Roy FH, Fraunfelder FW, Fraunfelder FT, Tindall R, Jensvold B, eds. Roy and Fraunfelder's current ocular therapy. 6th ed. Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier;2008: 508-509.

All Publications

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Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)

Clinical Specialties

Cataract Surgery, Corneal and External Diseases and Surgery, Refractive Surgery
Matthew Giegengack, M.D.

Matthew Giegengack, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Matthew Giegengack, M.D.320 Ratings
31 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
3.7



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

7/11/2014

Dr. Giegengack came highly recommended to me by friends, and I have since recommended him to many others! Amazing doctor!

7/2/2014

My care provider, Dr. G., is professional, knowledgeable, friendly and caring. He is the best. I am in good hands. I am completely confident in the decisions he makes on my eye care,

6/30/2014

EXAM WAS INFORMATIVE AND THOROUGH

6/26/2014

Dr. Giegengack is always thorough and courteous.

6/23/2014

All good ,have a small eye condition he is following very close.

6/18/2014

After spending the last 15 months on a regular basis with Dr. Giegemgack, I realized after my last visit that this man has saved my eye!!!! I guess with all of the turmoil this past year, I failed to realize how complex my situation was. I am so grateful. The staff is so knowledgeable and personable....every one of them. It has been a pleasure.

6/16/2014

He listened to ALL I had to say, and responded with care.

6/16/2014

Dr. G is courteous, understanding as well as informative. He is a doctor but at the same time, you feel he is part of the family and cares about you.

6/16/2014

After two eye surgeries by Dr. Giegengack on my right eye, he has my utmost confidence and I would certainly recommend to anyone looking a great eye doctor

6/6/2014

She was very nice and did not rush me thru, very patient.

6/2/2014

dr g is great

5/22/2014

Dr Giegengack always gives his undivided attention. He makes you feel important. I appreciate his expertise.

5/13/2014

excellent always!

5/12/2014

Good experience.

5/6/2014

Matt Giegengack is the most responsive physician I have ever seen. His work is just amazing and he is so amazing with the level of service and care he provides. A++++++

4/26/2014

Exceptional care given.

4/24/2014

Good. I was seen in the Greensboro office-

4/1/2014

Very thankful that we are fortunate enough to have care provided by Dr. Giegengack. He is through and brilliant. He also has the ability to to make you feel important to Wake Forest and that your results are very important to him. A really great asset to Wake Forest Baptist and the office in Greensboro.

3/24/2014

wonderful experience! very confident in my care!

3/24/2014

EVERY THING TO WITH THIS DR. IS THE BEST.

3/20/2014

Everything was good - no complaint.

3/17/2014

Dr. is giving good amt. of time for each patient. He is very empathetic.

3/16/2014

Would highly recommend this practice to friends and family. Very good care, listened, answered questions, made the info understandable.

3/15/2014

I feel very confident in the care given by Dr. Giegengack

3/14/2014

*Dr. Giegengack has been wonderful - Great surgeon - Beautiful recovery for me.

3/12/2014

Very good experience.

3/10/2014

Good

3/10/2014

Everyone was concerned about my care and professional in rendering it.

3/6/2014

*Dr. Giegengack is an excellent surgeon! He has tons of TLC to give and is very professional!

3/5/2014

*Dr. Giegengack- is an excellent doc - he saved my eye 3 years ago. Have already sent several people to him.

3/5/2014

I have full confidence in my doctor and all who surrounded him.

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