Dr. Matthews grew up in the small town of Paris, Idaho. In 1998 he graduated from Bear Lake High School with honors and earned the Eagle Scout Award. Dr. Matthews attended Idaho State University on a track and field scholarship. He served an LDS mission in Canada.
He graduated from ISU in 2005 with a BS in Zoology. While in Pocatello he met and married his beautiful wife Krista Howard and through her father, Dr. Kert Howard, was introduced to the wonderful profession of podiatry.
After they were married they moved to Chicago to attend the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine where he earned his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine. He then completed his surgical residency at the Mt Sinai Medical Center. Mt Sinai provided an intense training in treatment for foot and ankle trauma and pathology.
Dr. Matthews and his wife’s time in Chicago was very productive; they had three wonderful children Andee, Brock and Livvy. Currently, Dr. Matthews is living in Pocatello, Idaho and has added one more to his clan, little Blaise. Dr. Matthews loves being a podiatrist and feels his profession is one that can immediately provide relief from debilitating pain.