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Matthew D. Gold, M.D.


Frequently Asked Questions


  • How do I make an appointment?
    • Call my main office number at (617) 389-8500

  • Do you treat children?
    • I treat adults and adolescents, but not children below the age of 13

  • What should I do to prepare for a consultation?
    • Arrange to have, or have sent, relevant medical and neurological records; obtain authorization if under a health plan

  • What plans do you accept?
    • Call; we accept most third party insurance

  • How long will I be at the doctor's office?
    • Neurologic consultation takes longer than most general examinations; between doctor and staff times, an hour and a half is reasonable for a first visit

  • How uncomfortable is an EMG?
    • There is some temporary discomfort, but usually less than what you might expect by descrilition of the test. It is essential to the diagnosis of many treatable nerve disorders

  • What is your opinion of alternative health care?
    • My goal is getting you better. Chiropractic, acupuncture, herbal and magnetic therapies may have a place if allopathic

  • What are your office hours?
    • 10am-5pm (Newtwon Lowerfalls, Monday, Tuesday, Friday)
    • 1pm-5pm (Newton Lowerfalls, Thursday)
    • 9:30am-5pm (Everett)


MATTHEW D. GOLD, M.D., F.A.A.E.M.
E-MAIL: Mdgold@massmed.org

OFFICE 1
955 Main Street, Suite 302
Winchester, MA 01890
Telephone: (781) 729-4344
FAX: (781) 721-0338


OFFICE 2
Bid Hospital – Needham
Neurology Clinic
148 Chestnut Street
Needham, MA 02492
Telephone: (781)-453-3696
FAX: (781) 453-3720





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