Meet The Doctor

 

 

Meet the Doctor

Aliso Viejo dentist Matt D. Johnson is a Southern California local, born and raised  in south Orange County.  He attended Dana Hills High School where he met his wife. He received his bachelor's degree in Microbiology at Brigham Young University, and then studied dentistry at the UCLA School of Dentistry, graduating Cum Laude.

"My wife and I have two active young boys and a baby girl. My family is very important to me and is my greatest joy. My wife is and continues to be a great support to me not only in my dental career but in all aspects of my life. I love my family very much and they are my highest priority. I enjoy a wide variety of activities including going to the beach, snowboarding, golfing, and spending time with friends and family."

 
"I give the principles of honesty, integrity, and respect for others the utmost priority in all my daily activities including dentistry. I strive for daily dental excellence from my patient interactions to my final restorative work, and in how I interact with my staff and colleagues."

Curriculum Vitae

Matthew D. Johnson, D.D.S.

24502 Pacific Park Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 matt@mattdjohnsondds.com 949.831.1946

EDUCATION
University of California Los Angeles
School of Dentistry, D.D.S.
Graduated 2011, Cum Laude

Brigham Young University
B.S. Microbiology
Graduated 2007

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
American Dental Association; 2007-Present
California Dental Association; 2007-Present
American Student Dental Association; 2007-2011
Academy of R.V. Tucker Study Clubs; 2008-present
Academy of Operative Dentistry; 2009- Present
Academy of General Dentistry; 2009-Present
Academy of LDS Dentists; 2009-Present

DENTAL SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
R.V. Tucker Cast Gold Study Club #67; 2008-2011; President 2010-2011
Venice Dental Center Select Program, Senior Selectee; June 2010-June 2011
UCLA General Dentistry Study Club, member; 2010-2011

AWARDS
Graduated Cum Laude; University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry, 2011
Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Epsilon Zeta Chapter; University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry, Inducted 2011
Academy of Operative Dentistry; Outstanding Achievement in Operative Dentistry, 2011
Academy of R. V. Tucker Study Club; Student Award of Excellence, UCLA School of Dentistry, June 2011
Academy of General Dentistry; Greatest Interest, Knowledge and Proficiency, UCLA School of Dentistry, June 2011
American Academy of Gold Foil Operators; Outstanding achievement in operative and proficiency in direct gold restorations, UCLA School of Dentistry, June 2011
Robert B. Wolcott, University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry Operative Dentistry Award; Excellence in the field of Operative Dentistry, June 2011
University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry; Excellence in Periodontics, June 2011
University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry; Excellence in Restorative Dentistry, June 2011
University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry; Excellence in Operative Dentistry, June 2011
University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry; Excellence in Fixed Prosthodontics, June 2011
University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry; Outstanding Performance in Advanced Removable Prosthodontics, June 2011
University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry; Outstanding Achievement in Comprehensive Patient Care, June 2011
Deans Letter for Academic Achievement, UCLA School of Dentistry; 2010

CLINICAL DEMONSTRATION
Student Operator at American Academy of Gold Foil Operators Annual Meeting; Oct 2010
Achieved Clinical Competence; March 2011
More than doubled Restorative Clinical Requirements for graduation, UCLA School of Dentistry, June 2011

CONFERENCES ATTENDED
Academy of Operative dentistry Annual meeting; 2010, 2011
California Dental Association Annual Meeting; 2011
Academy of R.V. Tucker Study Clubs Annual Meeting; 2010
Academy of Gold Foil Operators Annual Meeting; 2010

COMMUNITY SERVICE
University Apartments Residents' Association; Election Chair, 2011
Give Kids a Smile Day; Annually from 2007-Present
OHI instruction to elementary school children; Several from 2007-2011
Active in church callings; 2001-Present

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Mentor of new dental students transitioning into the UCLA dental school clinic; June 2010-June 2011
Teach fellow classmates both clinical and laboratory techniques on cast gold restorations; 2010-June 2011

HOBBIES
Enjoy spending time with my wife, two boys, and friends
Golf
Outdoors