Dr. Matthew Detar, D.D.S.

Dr. Matthew Detar received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg in 2003. He moved on to pursue his career in dentistry and graduated magna cum laude from VCU School of Dentistry in Richmond in 2007. Following a one year post-doctorate dental residency in St. Petersburg FL, he entered private practice near Richmond, VA and practiced general dentistry for 3 years before deciding to continue his education in the specialty of Endodontics. Dr. Detar taught for one year as a full time associate faculty member in the Department of Endodontics before completing his Endodontic residency program in 2014. He is happy to return to the northern Virginia area where he can be close to family and friends and is excited to be joining the Manassas Endodontic family.

In his spare time, Dr. Detar enjoys D.C. sports, traveling, continuing education and volunteering. Dr. Detar maintains an affiliate faculty position at VCU in the Department of Endodontics and enjoys teaching the future dentists of Virginia as well as volunteering on mission trips.

Dr. Detar is committed to practicing the highest level of endodontics and is currently working towards his board certification with the American Board of Endodontics.

His professional associations include:

  • Virginia Dental Association
  • Northern Virginia Dental Society
  • American Association of Endodontics
  • Penick Endodontic Study Club