Meet-the-Founder

Matthew Hernandez CEO\President

Matthew Hernandez

CEO/President

Matthew has skillfully opened/developed 35 dental practices in both Texas and Washington state, 5 dental laboratories and was Chief Business Development Officer for Paramount Med spas in Houston, Texas and has successfully lead Seraph Management into managing over $40 Million worth of assets and personnel since 2009.

He is trained in all aspects of the dental industry including highly complex multi-group practice management and comprehensive dental treatment planning. Matthew was trained by over 80 years of family knowledge in the art of multi-disciplinary comprehensive patient care and practice management in a variety of demographics. Being surrounded by a family deeply rooted in all aspects of the dental industry and a 3rd generation dental provider, Matthew has a firm belief for patient care and service to others.

His training includes:
  • Specialized Implant Procedural Techniques
  • Comprehensive Treatment Planning
  • Dental Radiology and Radiographic Interpretation
  • Microbiology/Biotechnoloy/Phlebotomy
  • Gerontology
  • Multi-Group Level Practice Management
  • Advanced Removable Prosthodontic Clinical Treatment
  • Dental Practice Transitions, Start-up’s and Acquisitions
  • CAD/CAM Dentistry – Cerec Prime-Scan Milling/Scanning

Starting in Texas, Part of his obligations were to contract with top federal law attorneys such as Mr. Rick Moore JD of Norman, Oklahoma to be able to form statutes to include a dental training center for tribal dental practitioners and an oral health awareness group under IHS (Indian Health Services). Matthew was trained by the ITDA’s dental training center doctors as a tribal dental clinician via a 4 year on-site program, George Brown – School of Dental Health/Schulich School of Dentistry and finishing his credentials at the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston with advanced removable training at Bates Technical in Tacoma, WA.

In Washington State, at the age of 16 Matthew began orchestrating the consolidation of dental services in a single dental practice. He became the Director of Operations for Casablanca Management which made him responsible for the following:

  • 3 full service dental practice start-ups including construction, staffing and management
  • 2 full service dental laboratory start-ups providing in-house/external lab services
  • Negotiated/Managed a state wide contract with Extendicare & Evergreen Healthcare corporations for providing 29 long-term and assisted living facilities (5800 patients in total) with full service mobile dental care located throughout the state of Washington.

Matthew has extensive tried & tested field experience along with uncommon discipline which has enabled him to develop strategic methods for training doctors and auxiliary staff in the treatment of patients outside the standard dental practice environment. In an effort to aid in the expansion of the managed practices auxiliary staff, Matthew included the dental practices as one site for Bryman College’s dental assisting extern program for a year. He developed training protocols unique to each assistant to maximize their potential both in multi-group dental practices as well as in a mobile dental environment.  Matthew is highly trained in the art of removable/fixed dental restorations, dental practice management and compassionate treatment of patients.

In his free time, Matthew manages Seraph Dental Group, a mobile dentistry company providing dental services to residents in nursing and assisted living homes around Western Washington.