Matthew G. McKnight, DDS, MD

Meet Oral Surgeon Dr. McKnight

Doctor Matthew McKnight

Dr. Matthew McKnight was born and raised in Aurora, Illinois graduating from Marmion Academy in 2001. He then graduated from Washington University in St. Louis 2005 and the University of Illinois College of Dentistry in 2011, obtaining his D.D.S. (Doctorate in Dental Surgery). He completed both his M.D. (Doctorate in Medicine) 2014 and general surgery internship 2015 from the University of Illinois College of Medicine and affiliated hospitals. Lastly, he completed his advanced training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Illinois in 2017 with training at Northwestern, Christ Advocate, Jesse Brown VA, and the University of Illinois Hospitals. He has extensive training and utilizes the newest techniques and state of the art virtual planning for all types of surgical cases including dental implants, orthognathic, trauma and benign pathology.

He is currently on staff at Advocate Christ Medical Center. He is a member in good standing in all pertinent organizations at the city, state and national levels. (ADA, ISDS, CDS, AMA, ACS)

He is a clinical assistant professor at the UIC College of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Dr. McKnight is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery board, and he is eligible to become a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.