Merna Matilsky, MD
Dr. Matilsky is a highly experienced expert who tackles patients’ medical issues with her extensive knowledge and genuine care. As people age, they’re more prone to getting chronic diseases, but this can often be prevented. With Dr. Matilsky’s guidance, patients can often maintain youthful, good health, and prevent chronic illness or delay its onset. In addition to her extensive knowledge of effective treatments for chronic diseases, Dr. Matilsky’s lifelong interest in weight loss and prevention has given her the tools to address a wide variety of medical problems while always providing individualized care for her patients.
The mother of six children, Dr. Matilsky weighs less now than she did before her first pregnancy due to incorporating HCG into her life. She is more excited about the HCG diet than any other diet that’s currently available. Dr. Matilsky also incorporates other diet plans, such as the caveman (paleolithic) diet, low glycemic load diet, the Mediterranean diet, happy hormone diet, and a low carb diet when appropriate. She is committed to assisting her patients to achieve a healthy weight and she’s very excited about the results she’s able to achieve using HCG treatments. Dr. Matilsky will help patients achieve their ideal weight in order to prevent chronic illness and maintain their health.
After graduating from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1979, Dr. Matilsky went on to complete a family practice residency at Montgomery Hospital, an affiliate of Temple University, where she became the chief resident.
She relocated her family to Israel where she practiced family medicine for the next 15 years. When Dr. Matilsky returned to the USA and settled in Boca Raton in 1998, she joined an existing practice and started treating patients alongside Dr. Morris.
In 2003, Dr. Matilsky and Dr. Morris established their own family practice – Matilsky and Morris Medical Associates. During the next two years Dr. Matilsky was voted “Best Doctor in Boca” by the Sun Sentinel, a significant honor that reflects her devotion to personalized care.
Dr. Matilsky is on staff at three Boca Raton area hospitals: Boca Raton Regional Hospital, West Boca Medical Center, and Delray Medical Center.
She is an active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Florida Academy of Family Physicians, Palm Beach County Medical Society, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, and the Age Management Medicine Group.
Dr. Matilsky is board certified in Family Medicine and is a recipient of the Age Management Medicine Certificate from Cenegenics Education and Research Foundation.
Beyond her thriving practice, Dr. Matilsky routinely shares her widespread knowledge with medical students. She is an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the Florida Atlantic University College of Medicine and is on the teaching faculty at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
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Individualized care is an essential component to Matilsky’s medical approach. She always takes the time to converse with each patient so that she has the necessary information to solve any health issue. So give us a call and set up an appointment to discuss your concerns. We look forward to meeting with you in person so that you can become part of our valued family of patients.