Meet the Endodontist: Dr. Gary D. Matt
BOARD CERTIFIED Endodontist in West Des Moines & Ankeny IA
Dr. Gary Matt was born and raised in Marshalltown, Iowa. He completed his undergraduate studies at The University of Notre Dame in 1994. Dr. Matt earned his dental degree from the University of Iowa in 1998 and was awarded membership in the honorary dental society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.
Following a Naval scholarship for his dental school training, Dr. Matt served in the United States Navy Dental Corps for seven years. He completed his postgraduate endodontics residency training at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, along with his Master’s Degree from George Washington University in 2003.
Dr. Matt began private practice in 2005. He taught at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry for 9 years and became Board Certified in 2009.
Dr. Matt and his wife, Courtney, have four children and reside in Van Meter. They are members of St. Pius X Catholic Church. In his spare time, Dr. Matt enjoys family activities, golfing, fishing, Fighting Irish and Hawkeye sports.