Top Docs 2016 - 5280 Magazine

Jeffrey Matous, MD, is a Member Physician at the Colorado Blood Cancer Institute and part of the Plasma Cell Diseases Group. His career focuses on the clinical care and research for patients who have multiple myeloma, Waldenström Macroglobulinemia and amyloidosis. Dr. Matous became a member of CBCI in 2010. He is presently a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Colorado. Dr. Matous is also a member of the Sarah Cannon Research Institute Myeloma Executive Committee and serves on the International Waldenström Macroglobulinemia Working Group.

Dr. Matous was born in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada but raised in Seattle, Washington. 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 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 CBCI.

Dr. Matous specializes in the treatment of blood cancers such as multiple myeloma, Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia and amyloidosis as well as in the field of blood & marrow transplantation. 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. Dr. Matous 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 Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, multiple myeloma, and amyloidosis, and has been recognized by his peers as Top Doctor for the past 16 years. He is passionate about educating patients with these diseases.

Dr. Matous is married with three adult children. Outside of work he enjoys cycling, languages, and our nation’s pastime.


Medical School
University of Washington School of Medicine

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

University of Washington Medical Center





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