Matthew Hirabayashi, MD

Matthew Hirabayashi, MD is an Ophthalmology Resident at the University of Missouri Columbia serving the Mid-Missouri area. He developed an interest in ophthalmology due to the opportunity to make significant impacts on patients’ quality of life as vision affects everything we do from our profession to our hobbies. This same interest has started him down the path of refractive surgery as it promises to optimize vision for patients, greatly improve their quality of life, and address a growing need in the field of ophthalmology.

Dr. Hirsbayashi is also passionate about resident and medical student education. He has an active educational Twitter page ( and website (

In his free time, you’ll find him flying, flight instructing, sailing, making music, and traveling with his friends and family.


University of Missouri Columbia


2260 Sycamore Drive

Chesterfield, MO 63017 USA

Telephone – 573-882-1506

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