Dr. Matthew Lawler, DMD, MD

Dr. Matthew Lawler is thrilled to be starting his career at Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Associates. A native of Sedona, Arizona he graduated from the University of Arizona Summa Cum Laude double majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics and Molecular and Cellular Biology.

He attended dental school at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine graduating with honors in 2012. While in dental school he established a love for oral surgery and completed a one year fellowship in Pediatric Oral Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He completed his MD degree at Harvard Medical School in 2015 and completed his Oral Surgery Residency in 2018 where he served as chief resident at both Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Lawler is a member of American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), and American Dental Association (ADA). During his training he served as Program Liaison and District Representative for the resident organization of AAOMS and developed a passion for research publishing multiple peer reviewed articles and book chapters on facial trauma, orthognathic surgery, and advanced imaging techniques.

Dr. Lawler’s clinical interests include dentoalveolar surgery, implant dentistry, orthognathic surgery, oral pathology, and facial trauma. In his free time, he enjoys running, water sports, and spending time outdoors with his wife and two sons.