Dr. Matt was born in Jasper, IN and has been a Hoosier all his life. While attending Jasper High School he competed in cross-country and track and obtained the rank of Eagle Scout. He later attended Indiana University – Bloomington and received a B.A. with Honors in Biology. Dr. Matt attended Indiana University School of Dentistry where he participated in multiple community outreach programs while maintaining his position on the Dean’s list and serving as Vice-president of his dental school class. His interest in children inspired him to continue his studies at Riley Hospital for Children where he received his Master’s Degree in Pediatric Dentistry. During his pediatric dentistry residency, Dr. Matt traveled to Mexico and Honduras providing dental care to the underprivileged children.
Dr Matt, his wife Erin (from Scottsburg, IN), and children Arie, Burke and Freya enjoy participating in many community festivals and events in Southern Indiana. They are local members of the Bloomington Chamber of Commerce as well as the Bloomington Bicycle and Hiking Clubs. Dr. Matt and Erin live near Griffy Nature Preserve and can often be found exploring the trails and lake. They love doing activities together such as cycling, hiking, canoeing, gardening, tennis, golf, and reading.
- IU Health – Bloomington Hospital
- Southern Indiana Surgery Center (SISC)
- Bloomington Dental Society – 2015 President
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Indiana Dental Association
- South Central District Dental Society
- Indiana University Alumni Association