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Matthew Kirkman, MD

Matthew Kirkman, MD




Dr. Matthew Kirkman is an accomplished ophthalmologist dedicated to providing exceptional eye care to patients. Dr. Kirkman earned his Bachelor of Arts in Molecular & Cell Biology from the University of California at Berkeley before obtaining his Doctor of Medicine degree from Drexel University School of Medicine. He completed his internship at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania, followed by a residency in Ophthalmology at the Texas Tech Department of Ophthalmology in Lubbock, Texas.

Dr. Kirkman’s extensive education and training have equipped him with the skills and expertise to diagnose and treat a wide range of eye conditions. He is committed to staying at the forefront of advancements in ophthalmology to provide his patients with the highest quality of care. With a compassionate approach and a dedication to improving vision health, Dr. Kirkman continues to make a positive impact on the lives of his patients and the community.


  • Ophthalmologist, Sierra Eye Medical Group, 2008 to present


  • California
  • ​Texas


  • University of California at Berkeley, B.A.(Molecular & Cell Biology), 1995-1999
  • Drexel University School of Medicine, M.D., 2000-2004


  • Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington Pennsylvania, 2004-2005


  • Texas Tech Department of Ophthalmology, Lubbock Texas, 2005-2008


  • Cataract surgery
  • Glaucoma diagnosis and management
  • Diagnosis and management of diabetic eye disease
  • Laser eye surgery


  • American Academy Ophthalmology
  • Diplomate of American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Tulare County Medical Society
  • American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
  • California Medical Association
  • California Association of Ophthalmology


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2830 W. Main St.
Visalia, CA 93291

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