995 Baxter Street,
Athens, GA 30606
1720 Epps Bridge Pkwy #110,
Athens, GA 30606
680 US Hwy 29 N #240,
Athens, GA 30601
Dr. Matthew McRae, Jr. has been serving the Athens community and surrounding areas with quality and professional dental services by the grace of God for over 34-years. Dr. McRae received his undergraduate degree from Fort Valley State University, and his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry.
Dr. McRae received his Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry in 1983 and his Mastership with the Academy of General Dentistry in 1993. His areas of continued study include the prestigious Pankey Institute and Sterling Management. Recently, Dr. McRae attended the Medical University of South Carolina and successfully completed a course in “Bone and Soft Tissue Grafting for the Dental Implantologist.”
Dr. McRae loves to hone his expertise through continuing education courses. It is understood by many that a dentist who continues his education becomes an expert and that dentist is Dr. McRae.
Dr. McRae’s professional organizational membership includes: The Academy of General Dentistry, Georgia Dental Society, Christian Dental Society, Clarke County Dental Society, National Dental Association, and Implantology Dental Society. Recently, Dr. McRae was presented the distinguished Alumnus Award by the School of Dentistry Alumni at the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry. Dr. McRae co-founded MCG’s McRae-Orrington Dental Scholarship. Most recently voted to serve on the Foundation Board at the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry, Augusta, Georgia.
Community involvement includes: Boys and Girls Club of America, past Board Member; Athens Human Relations, established Annual Scholarship; Athens Area Health Fairs, Exhibitor. Social organization includes: Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, Inc., and One Hundred Percenters, Inc.
Dr. McRae is an Elder at Church of The Nations where he is very active with Missions. Dr. McRae annually serves individuals in Nicaragua with their dental needs.
He is one of the founders and supporters of Los Playoas School (Nicaragua). He and his wife, Barbara, have four children and many beautiful grandchildren.