Matt Sidener grew up in Northern California. After high school, he enlisted in the US Air Force, serving as a Surgical Service Specialist at Castle AFB, Merced CA. After an honorable discharge, he pursued his Physician Assistant studies at UC Davis and graduated in 1999. Matt has since worked in general orthopedics and sports medicine. He is certified by the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). He is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the California Academy of Physician Assistants (CAPA).
In his spare time, Matt enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with his wife and family.