Jeffrey Matous, MD, specializes in the treatment of blood cancers such as multiple myeloma, lymphoma, chronic leukemia, waldenstrom macroglobulinemia and amyloidosis as well as in the field of blood & marrow transplantation.
He is presently the medical director for the Colorado Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at the Colorado Blood Cancer Institute, as well as a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. He is also on the board of the Leukemia-Lymphoma Society.
Dr. Matous received his medical degree with honors from the University of Washington. He completed his internal medicine residency and chief residency at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.
His fellowship training in hematology and bone marrow transplantation was completed in Seattle, at the University of Washington and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. He returned to Denver to practice at Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers in 1994, where he worked until 2010 before moving to Colorado Blood Cancer Institute.
Dr. Matous has a particular interest in medical education and supervises both medical students and internal medicine residents who are interested in the field of hematology/oncology. He has been recognized as an outstanding clinical teacher of the medicine house staff. He is the lead investigator in clinical trials in the areas of lymphoma, Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, and multiple myeloma.
Dr. Matous' practice philosophy is that it is an honor and privilege to care for patients with blood cancers, and to make available to them the most up to date, innovated and appropriate treatment while respecting their individuality and dignity.