Dr. Mathew Cater, DMD

Dr. Mathew Cater, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Mathew Cater, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Lombard, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Oregon Health & Science University / School Of Dentistry in 1985 and practices dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and more.Read his story

894 E Roosevelt Rd

Lombard, IL 60148

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group

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Dr. Cater's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cater "Dr. Mathew I. Cater, DMD, MBA, FAGD, is a second-generation dentist. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Oregon before earning his dental education at Oregon Health Sciences University. Dr. Cater prizes education and even earned his master's degree in business administration from Keller Graduate School of Management in 1990. He also served in the US Navy Dental Corps for 6 years. Dr. Cater is an active member of several endodontic and periodontal study clubs. He has also presented clinics at numerous conventions. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Illinois State Dental Society, the West Suburban Dental Society, the Chicago Dental Society, and participant with the Lombard Study Club. Outside of the office, he enjoys spending time with his family. He is proud to work with his son Rhett, who will become a third-generation dentist in the Cater family. Dr. Cater is an animal lover, and has rescued nine Great Danes. He also enjoys working on cars, gardening, participating in community service activities, and staying active at his church."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cater "Your Care is as Individual as You Are

Your dental care experience is fully personalized at Cater Dental. Our friendly, knowledgeable team will address every question and concern. Your oral health needs, goals, and priorities are the focus of your customized treatment plan. We want to work with you to create the beautiful, healthy smile of your dreams."

5  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Family Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry

20  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Oregon
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Oregon Health & Science University / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Keller Graduate School Of Management
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Cater's Reviews

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5 total reviews

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Dr. Cater's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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