Dr. Matthew Doan

Owner Doctor | Managing Clinical Director


Dr. Doan, a distinguished dentist, stands at the forefront of clinical excellence, dedicating his career to empowering fellow dentists through innovative training systems, mentorship, and the cultivation of a culture of excellence. Renowned for his ability to instill confidence in teams, Dr. Doan plays a pivotal role in overseeing all doctor training and initiatives at DECA Dental, ensuring a continuous focus on professional development.

As a visionary leader, Dr. Doan spearheads transformative initiatives, incorporating cutting-edge materials into dental practices and piloting groundbreaking programs in areas such as implants and artificial intelligence. His commitment to staying at the forefront of dental advancements positions DECA Dental as a trailblazer in the industry. His influence extends nationwide as he hosts study clubs and delivers insightful speeches to dentists across the country. Through these engagements, he shares his expertise, promoting best practices and fostering a community of growth and collaboration among dental professionals.

Dr. Doan earned his degree in Dental Laboratory Science at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. His contributions to the field have not gone unnoticed, with features in prestigious publications such as Lifestyle Frisco and recognition by Incisal Edge Magazine as a Top 40 Under 40 Dentist in America.

Fun Fact: Dr. Doan was on the TV show American Ninja Warrior!

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Dr. Sulman Ahmed

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Steve Allred

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Robert Boone

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Carol Canava

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Cassie Jenkins

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Lyndsay Lord

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Chad Luhn

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Dr. Sulman Ahmed

Founder & CEO

Dr. Sulman Ahmed is the Founder and CEO of DECA Dental. He is instrumental in shaping and overseeing DECA Dental’s growth, strategy and culture. In 2008, Dr. Ahmed opened his first dental office and set out to create a truly patient centered model. His belief in putting patients first is the fundamental backbone of DECA Dental’s core values and patient care delivery model.

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