Board Certified Implant Specialist Matthew J. Holtan, DDS - Specialists in Implant Dentistry

Matthew J. Holtan, DDS

Board Certified Specialist in Implant Dentistry

Dr. Matthew Holtan graduated from Marquette University with a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences and later graduated again with his degree in Dentistry. Dr. Holtan received the American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s Student Achievement award and developed an early interest in dental implant therapy. He is a graduate of the AAID Maxicourse in Implant Dentistry and received his training in parenteral conscious sedation from the University of Alabama, Birmingham.

Dr Holtan is a Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and a Diplomate in the American Board of Oral Implantology, which signifies Board Certification in Implant Dentistry. Dr. Holtan has focused his time and energy in helping patients transition from dentures or a terminal dentition into a fixed/permanent replacement solution. In most cases, this is done using a SameDay Approach. He has spoken professionally and has traveled the world seeking the most advanced treatment solutions for his patients.


  • Marquette University & Marquette University School of Dentistry: BS in Biological Sciences, DDS
  • University of Alabama –
    Birmingham: Parenteral Conscious Sedation Certification
  • Georgia Health Sciences (AAID): MaxiCourse Implant Dentistry


  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s Student Achievement Award
  • Ministry Dental Clinic
  • Give Kids a Smile


  • Fellow – American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Diplomate – American Board of Oral Implantology

Dr. Matthew Holtan’s Video Highlights

Why Choose A Specialist in Implant Dentistry?

Choosing a dentist to perform your procedure is a big decision. When making this choice, it is important to consider experience and training. At Specialists in Implant Dentistry, our main focus is creating a perfect smile for our patients using dental implants.

Dr. Matthew Holtan is a board certified implant specialist. Dental specialists receive up to four years more schooling than a standard dentist. Many dentists that place dental implants receive their training at a weekend continuing education course that can be completed in as little as 16 hours. Dr. Holtan has spent over 17,000 hours performing dental procedures such as dental implants.

This provides him with a greater knowledge of how to best help patients fix their oral problems. When taking into consideration how much time Dr. Holtan has devoted to becoming one of the nation’s leading implant specialists, the choice of who to trust with your teeth is clear.

Our Team & Credentials

Melissa: Treatment Coordinator - Specialists in Implant Dentistry



A Michigan transplant, Melissa has been assisting patients in Naples since 2001 and enjoys helping patients accomplish their dental goals. She takes pride in how our dental treatments change people’s lives.

Jennifer: Receptionist - Specialists in Implant Dentistry



A Florida original, Jenn has been in Naples for ten years now. She is proud to be a part of such a great dental office family and enjoys seeing patients leave with beautiful new smiles.

Susan: Hygienist - Specialists in Implant Dentistry



With 22+ year of experience as Clinical Manger and having passed the ADEX Boards, Susan is the top registered Hygienist. Her background includes Preventative Care and Regulatory Compliance.

Jennifer: Dental Assistant - Specialists in Implant Dentistry



Originally from Florida, Jennifer enjoys working in a fun, organized, and professional dental office like Specialist in Implant Dentistry.

Dreimy: Dental Assistant - Specialists in Implant Dentistry



Also from Florida, Dreimy loves effectively utilizing her skills working in the challenging and rewarding position as a dental assistant.

Alyssa: Marketing - Specialists in Implant Dentistry



Originally from Pennsylvania, Alyssa is a student at Florida Gulf Coast University working towards a degree in communications.

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