Dr. Matthew Gillespie is committed to providing excellence in dentistry, and stands out as a leading dentist in Tyler. He uses the latest in dentistry techniques to provide you with a beautiful and healthy smile. Additionally, Dr. Matthew Gillespie believes strongly in education to prevent oral health problems before they occur, and makes sure to keep patients fully informed about their dental health. Read more about Tyler dentist Dr. Matthew Gillespie below.
Dr. Matthew Gillespie is a native Texan, born and raised in Fort Worth. He received his undergraduate degree in biology and chemistry from Texas Tech University. After graduation Dr. Gillespie was accepted to the prestigious University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Dental School. While in dental school Dr. Gillespie participated in dental research every year to help advance the profession. He was selected to represent the dental school at several national meetings. Upon graduation from dental school Dr. Gillespie earned a distinction in research for all of his efforts in addition to his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS). Dr. Gillespie is trained in sedation dentistry to provide comfort for those with dental anxiety. Dr. Gillespie is committed to lifelong learning and staying on the forefront on dentistry to provide you with the best care possible.
After college, Dr. Gillespie married his high school sweetheart, Jenny. Jenny has been an integral part of Dr. Gillespie’s success and is also a valued member of the staff at Azalea Dental Care. In their spare time they both enjoy spending time outdoors, which is what initially drew them to beautiful East Texas. Dr. Gillespie especially enjoys hunting, fishing, and water sports such as wake boarding, surfing, and white water rafting. He looks forward to giving you and your family the smiles you deserve!