Matthew Kay M.D.


Dr. Matthew Kay hails from Philadelphia where he completed his neuro-ophthalmology training at the renowned Wills Eye Hospital. He then moved to South Florida to assume a faculty position at the University of Miami’s Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. In 1995, Dr. Kay established the first full time private practice in the tri-county area devoted entirely to neuro-ophthalmology. Dr. Kay has published numerous articles in scientific journals. He frequently lectures at neuro-ophthalmology symposia including the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO). Dr. Kay serves as the vice chair of the neuro-ophthalmology subsection of the AAO’s practicing ophthalmologists’ curriculum and co-teaches the AAO’s annual Board review course. Dr. Kay’s practice is limited to neuro-ophthalmologic disorders including optic nerve diseases, double vision, and neurologic conditions affecting the visual pathways. Dr. Kay makes his home in North Miami with his wife and two children.