Matthew Downey, PA-C

Tatum Highlands, AZ

“I love having the opportunity to meet new people and work with them to promote their personal well-being and achieve optimal health outcomes. I hope to exemplify my love for God and love for others through my passion of medicine.”

About Me

Over the past 6 years, I have devoted my time to learning the art of medicine. From starting out as a Medical Scribe with the University of Arizona Cancer Center to earning my Master’s Degree in Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee, it has been an honor being able to work closely with patients, mentors, and fellow clinicians to educate patients on value of their physical, mental, and emotional well-being.

Education and Training

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences - University of Arizona
Master of Science in Medicine - Trevecca Nazarene University

Professional Certifications

NCCPA Board Certified Physician Assistant Pi Alpha National Honor Society for Physician Assistants

Professional Experience

I worked as a Medical Scribe for 18 months in the outpatient setting for Banner University Medical Center Tucson, collaborating with a several clinicians in Hematology/Oncology, Gastroenterology, and Vascular Surgery specialties.

Favorite activity outside of work

Matthew enjoys spending time with his wife, family, friends, and Labrador Retriever, Zona. He loves watching and participating in various sports including basketball, golf, and sand volleyball. Go Suns!

What will make you a great provider?

I connect well with my patients and always aim to make their needs and values a priority. I hope to collaborate closely with my patients to understand their personal goals and align them with the highest quality of medical care.