Dentist – Goodyear, AZ
Get to Know Dr. Matthew Smith
Dr. Smith has been practicing dentistry and improving teeth in the Valley ever since moving from Michigan in 1997, and he greatly enjoys being able to help patients achieve the captivating smiles they deserve with the latest clinical techniques and state-of-the-art materials.
To learn more about his background, keep reading below:
What Do You Like Most About Being a Dentist?
This is easy – being able to treat every patient as though they’re a member of his own family! Education is also an important priority for Dr. Smith. He works hard to help every visitor at Desert Vista Dental West understand the importance of dental care and the impact that good oral health has on their general wellbeing.
Where Did You Study Dentistry?
Dr. Smith achieved his Bachelor of Biology degree from Valparaiso University in Indiana. He then pursued his doctorate at the University of Michigan Dental School. His commitment to education goes far beyond his college years, though – he’s also certified in Invisalign Clear Braces and is considered a CEREC Specialist here in Arizona. He has been voted by Phoenix Magazine as one of the Top Dentists in both 2004 and 2007. He is currently a member of the following organizations:
- American Dental Association
- Arizona Dental Association
- West Valley Study Club
- Spear Education (Faculty Member)
Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?
When he isn’t busy at work, Dr. Smith enjoys spending quality time with his wife and kids. He is passionate about golfing and cheering on the Michigan Wolverines. Giving back to the community is also a joy and a privilege to him, and he regularly gets involved with local organizations, fundraisers, and the M&M Foundation.