Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

“I am committed to providing high quality and personalized care, tailored to the patient’s cultural, socio-economic background.”

Clinical Expertise

Dr. Matos has broad expertise treating acute neurological and cerebrovascular (stroke) disorders.


  • Matos, I., Liang, JW, Velickovic Ostojic, L, Tansy, AP, Acute Stroke Multimodal Imaging: Present and Potential Applications toward Advancing Care. Seminars in Neurology. 2017 Oct;37(5):558-565.
  • Jin, Peter; Matos, I., Stein, L, Thaler, A, Tuhrim, S,  Dhamoon, MS, Intermediate risk of cardiac events and recurrent stroke after stroke admission in young adults. International Journal of Stroke. Published online: September 25, 2017.
  • Garcia-Santibanes, R, Liang, J, Walker, A, Matos-Diaz, I,  Kahkeshani, K, Boniece, I, Comparison of Stroke Codes in the Emergency Room and Inpatient Setting. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 2015 Aug;24(8):1948-50.

Medical School

  • Instituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo, Santo Domingo, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC


  • Neurology, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA


  • Vascular Neurology, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Heart / Stroke Association


  • Board certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


  • Albert Einstein Davidoff Society Award for Resident Teaching, Most Outstanding Preliminary Year Resident