Matthew Yekikian, DDS, MD
Twin Cities Oral Surgeon
Dr. Yekikian, originally from Los Angeles, earned his Bachelor’s of Science at the University of Southern California and completed his Doctorate in Dental Surgery at USC’s Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry. He furthered his education with a Doctorate in Medicine in Gainesville, Florida, and completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training at the University of Florida in Jacksonville. After finishing his training, he and his wife, Whitney, returned to Minnesota to be close to family and friends.
Dr. Yekikian is skilled at all types of oral surgery but is particularly passionate about dentoalveolar surgery, bone and tissue grafting, implant surgery, oral pathology, and minor cosmetic procedures.
Yet, what truly distinguishes him is his understanding and compassion for his patients. Dr. Yekikian ensures that each person he treats receives not only medical expertise but a personal touch that accelerates healing and delivers top-notch results. As a caring and enthusiastic surgeon, he forges strong connections with his patients, placing emphasis on respect, integrity, and trust. His ultimate goal is to ensure every patient has a comfortable, memorable, and positive experience under his care.
On a personal note, Dr. Yekikian and Whitney share their home with two lively beagles, Lola and Buddy. Their life centers around family, game nights, staying active, and cheering for their favorite sports teams. Dr. Yekikian adds flavor to his life through culinary adventures, exploring new restaurants, and experimenting with enticing recipes. In essence, his story is one of skill, care, and a genuine love for life. He is thrilled to serve the community as the newest member of Twin Cities Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a locally-owned practice.