Matthew Koch, MD

Matthew J Koch, MD

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Biography

Matthew Koch, MD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University and his medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

He then completed a neurosurgery residency and an endovascular neurosurgery fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. Dr. Koch also completed an advanced cerebrovascular neurosurgery fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago. There he learned cranial bypass techniques and continued to develop skills in the management of complex skull base lesions and brain tumors.

Here at UF Health, Dr. Koch specializes in endovascular and open surgical management of vascular lesions and tumors of the brain and spine. His clinical and research interests include the management of a variety of neurosurgical pathologies and the role of biomarkers in the prognosis and pathology of neurosurgical diseases.

Dr. Koch keeps an active role in medical education and has earned a number of resident teaching awards, including a Massachusetts General Hospital Neurosurgery Resident Teaching Award. He is a member of multiple organizations, including the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons and Alpha Omega Alpha.

Education

Fellowship in Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
University of Illinois at Chicago
2020-2021

Fellowship in Endovascular Neurosurgergy
Massachusetts General Hospital
2016-2018

Residency in Neurosurgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
2013-2020

Medical Degree
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
2009-2013

Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry
Princeton University
2005-2009

Board Certification

  • Board Eligible - Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery

Honors and Awards

Neurosurgery Resident Teaching Award
Massachusetts General Hospital
2018

Young Practitioners Grant
Live Interventional Neuroradiology and Neurosurgery Course (LINNC)
2017

Cancer Center Research Prize
Abramson
2013