Dr Timothy James Matthews
Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr Timothy James Matthews

St Vincent's Clinical School

For more information about his qualifications see Dr Matthews' Website.

Dr Matthews graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Science (Bioinformatics) in 2005.  He then completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery with Honours at The University of Sydney School of Medicine in 2009.  Dr Matthews was accepted into Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery training which included in-depth exposure to paediatric and indigenous health.  His surgical training included rotations in a variety of urban, rural and remote hospitals including St Vincent’s, Canberra and Royal Darwin Hospitals.  He was awarded his Fellowship by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2017.

  Dr Matthews was accepted for further specialized training in Otology/Neurotology at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and he was awarded his Otology and Neurotology Fellowship in 2019.  During his time abroad he was exposed to advanced otological surgery including the management of hearing implantation, skull base tumours and chronic ear disease.  Prior to returning to Australia he completed an Observership with one of the world’s experts in Totally Endoscopic Ear Surgery, Prof Daniele Marchioni, at Verona University in Italy.

+61-2-8355 1990
St Vincent's General Hospital Sydney St Vincent's Private Hospital Sydney


  • Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Timothy James Matthews
    Matthews TJ; Adamson R, 2020, 'Optical coherence tomography: current and future clinical applications in otology', Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, vol. 28, pp. 296 - 301, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MOO.0000000000000654
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Timothy James Matthews
    Kornfeld B; Matthews TJ, 2020, 'An isolated bony middle ear anomaly of the chordal eminence: A case report', Otolaryngology Case Reports, vol. 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.xocr.2020.100224
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Timothy James Matthews
    Matthews TJ; Chua E; Gargya A; Clark J; Gao K; Elliott M, 2016, 'Elevated serum thyroglobulin levels at the time of ablative radioactive iodine therapy indicate a worse prognosis in thyroid cancer: An Australian retrospective cohort study', Journal of Laryngology and Otology, vol. 130, pp. S50 - S53, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022215116008331
    Journal articles | 2006
    Dr Timothy James Matthews
    Ho JWK; Adams CE; Lew JB; Matthews TJ; Ng CC; Arash S; Tan LH; Zhao Y; Wilson SR; Jermiin LS, 2006, 'SeqVis: Visualization of compositional heterogeneity in large alignments of nucleotides', Bioinformatics, vol. 22, pp. 2162 - 2163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bioinformatics/btl283