Dr. Matz earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore. He completed an internship in general surgery at the University of Maryland Hospital in Baltimore.
Dr. Matz is board certified in orthopaedic surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He has also been named one of Baltimore Magazine's Top Doctors in 1996, 2011 and 2012 and has been published in numerous medical journals.
Dr. Matz has been named team physician and head orthopaedic surgeon for McDaniel College and Mount Saint Mary's University for the past 25 years. He has also served as an orthopaedic consultant for the Carroll County Public School system and worked as an orthopaedic team physician for several Carroll County high schools.