Learn More About Kannapolis Family Dentistry


Welcome to Kannapolis Family Dentistry! We love giving great care to our patients and the community. Whether you’re looking to establish yourself for routine care or specialized procedures, Kannapolis Family Dentistry is here for you every step of the way.

About us

We can create your dream smile with innovative and conservative cosmetic dentistry.

Dr. Matt and his team provide an attentive experience every time you visit our office. When you choose our practice, you get to enjoy the comfortable welcoming atmosphere we’ve cultivated while receiving first class dental treatment. Giving you a healthy smile and ensuring your satisfaction with your specific dental needs are always our top priorities.

Meet the Doctors

Dr. Matt Rivera

Dr. Matt is passionate about making his patients feel comfortable while they are under his care, and finds great joy in restoring health and confidence. He has participated as a dental provider in multiple humanitarian efforts regionally and abroad, and is always looking for opportunities to serve others.

Dr. Matt was born and raised in Anderson, SC. He completed his undergraduate degree at Clemson University and continued his studies at MUSC College of Dental Medicine. Following his time in Charleston, Dr. Matt has been practicing in North Carolina and is dedicated to serving the Kannapolis community with advanced treatments and comprehensive dental care. In his free time he enjoys watching Clemson football, cruising on Lake Norman and going to Cannon Ballers baseball games and walks in Downtown Kannapolis.

Dr. Matt's dental services include family, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry. New procedures he brought into the practice will include root canals, implants, clear aligners, and same day crowns. Because oral health is imperative to overall health, he believes in patient education to create the healthiest smile. He will work with you to develop a treatment plan that meets your immediate needs and provide preventative dental care that ensures your smile will last a lifetime!

Dr. Henry Duncan

Dr. Duncan has served Kannapolis since 1973. Through his many years of experience, he has specialized his approach to dentures, providing a seamless and comfortable experience for his patients. He is excited to welcome Dr. Matt to the practice, to continue his legacy of gentle and compassionate dental care.

Video Testimonials

Our Patients Say

Jeff D

Awesome Facility. Absolutely every person in this office is wonderful. Dr.Matt rocked my crown procedure without question. The ladies are delightful and the whole experience is very personable. Definitely my dentist from here on out.

Colton H

Dr. Matt, Savannah, and Sarah were so awesome and I would reccomend them to anyone needing dental work. Very professional and make sure you are at comfort while they are doing their thing! If you need a good dentist these are the people to go to and I highly recommend to anyone.

Justin M

Very professional and friendly environment. Savannah, Jackie, and Dr. Rivera were super nice and reassuring and very good at what they do. Best dentist experience I've ever had hands down!

Katie F

Best office ever! Dr. Rivera is the most caring and skilled dentist, and his staff is incredible! They will take such great care of you here!

Mon F

Rachel is awesome,  very gentle hands and she tells you what to expect the whole time she is cleaning your teeth. Savannah was very nice checking me out. Best visit ever!!

Brandon D

Always have a positive experience at this dentist office. Savannah and Madison made me feel welcomed and both Dr. Duncan and Dr. Rivera are awesome!

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