Dr. Mattox is available for appointments in Boston, and Brighton.

Cynthia Mattox, MD, FACS

Vice Chair for Clinical Services
Department of Ophthalmology

Director, Glaucoma & Cataract Service

Director, New England Eye Center
at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center

Co-Director, Glaucoma Fellowship



Glaucoma, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Ophthalmology Residency

Eastern Virginia School of Medicine

Medical School

The Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Tufts University School of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

Awards & Honors

Outstanding Advocate Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
President’s Award, American Glaucoma Society
Secretariat Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Senior Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Residents' Award for Teaching Excellence


Dr. Mattox is available to consult for patients in need of surgical management of their glaucoma and/or cataracts. Her special interests include patients at high risk for filtration failure, antimetabolites and wound healing, and the care of secondary glaucomas. Dr. Mattox also is an expert in small-incision cataract surgery, including the management of complex cataracts.


Contact Information

Dr. Mattox's Offices: Boston: 617-636-8108
St. Elizabeth's: 617-783-5050

Fax: Boston: 617-636-4866
St. Elizabeth's: 617-783-0734

Patient Appointments: Boston: 617-636-4600
St. Elizabeth's: 617-783-5050


Cynthia Mattox