Dr. Matthew E. Kent graduated from Richfield High School in 1994. He pursued undergraduate studies at Ricks College, Brigham Young University, and Pacific University. Matt returned to his home town after completing his doctor of optometry degree at Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon in 2005.

Matt enjoys working outside, playing basketball, pouring concrete, and spending time with his family. He and his wife Becky have five children and live in the middle of a small alfalfa field.