Mathue Gene Faulkner

Orthodontist


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Education & Credentials
DDS

University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry; San Francisco, CA

Residency

Orthodontics, University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine; Las Vegas, NV

MS

Oral Biology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine; Las Vegas, NV

Quotes

“There’s nothing more rewarding than providing my patients with beautiful, healthy smiles that will change their lives.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Faulkner’s favorite books are the Chaos Walking trilogy and the Tales of the Ketty Jay series, his favorite movies are Guardians of the Galaxy, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, and Juno, and his favorite TV shows are Community and Firefly. He also enjoys playing the board games Agricola and Dominion, rooting for University of Utah football, and listening to the bands Weezer, Metric, Grouplove, and Radiohead. His favorite vacation destination is Kauai.

Volunteer Experience

Cavity-Free Zone with Boys & Girls Clubs of America, University of the Pacific Student Community Outreach for Public Education (SCOPE), didactic tutor at the University of the Pacific, religious service in Tokyo

Personal Biography

Dr. Faulkner has been practicing orthodontics since 2008. While he has been living in Texas since 2012, he was born and raised in Salt Lake City. He is an avid University of Utah football fan, and he loves skiing, hiking, and adventuring in the outdoors. In his spare time, he also enjoys reading, playing board games, and exploring the city with his wife, Sarah, and their baby daughter, Olivia. He also makes frequent trips to the dog park with his two dogs, Henry the Lakeland Terrier, and Enzo the Lagotto Romagnolo.

Professional Association

American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Texas Dental Association, Southwest Society of Orthodontists, Golden Key International Honour Society

Awards

University of the Pacific Dean’s Scholarship, University of Utah Honors at Entrance Scholarship, University of the Pacific anatomical sciences award

Achievements

Graduated magna cum laude from the University of Utah, dean’s list at the University of Utah, chief resident at UNLV