Meet Dr. Matthews
From a young age, Dr. Benjamin Matthews was introduced to hard work. He spent his youth working alongside his father in residential construction until serving a mission in Colorado Springs. He graduated cum laude from Brigham Young University – Hawaii in 2007 with a degree in International Business. While attending BYU-Hawaii, Dr. Matthews met his wife, Melanie (Madsen), where they dated and were married.
Upon graduation, Dr. Matthews worked as a financial analyst for a large national retail chain, The Limited. After several years, with a desire to put his artistic talents and refined hand skills to good use, Dr. Matthews returned to school in order to pursue a career in Dentistry. He graduated from the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine with a D.D.S. degree in 2018.
Dedication, and refinement of his skills, while in dental school, enabled Dr. Matthews to score over 98% in his clinical boards exams. The desire to present high quality treatment to his patients has pushed Dr. Matthews to expand his creative focus, and seek out additional training through organizations such as the American Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry. As well as elective courses, offered at the University of Colorado, involving various branches of dentistry such as: pediatrics, periodontics, prosthodontics, and oral medicine.
Outside of the dental office, Dr. Matthews enjoys spending time with his wife, Melanie, their son, Rivers, and their Australian Shepherd, Canberra. Dr. Matthews enjoys woodworking, mountain biking, rock climbing, and exploring the outdoors with his family.