Matt Cushing


Matt graduated from The University of Illinois and went on to play his entire 6 year NFL career with the Pittsburgh Steelers. After getting his start in the dental lab field in sales, he seized an opportunity to start his own business with First Choice Dental Lab®. Through daily hands on experience and continuing education courses, Matt has learned the operation of a dental lab from the ground up, and he is responsible for daily operations at the lab with the dental lab team. In his spare time, Matt enjoys coaching, running, and spending time with his 3 young children.

Jerry Maher

Vice President/Partner

Jerry graduated from Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh and is a veteran of the United States Air Force. As an experienced sales professional with Fortune 500 companies such as Coca-Cola and Pharmerica, Jerry is responsible for the customer first philosophy presented by the dental lab team. As one of the owners, Jerry feels that every customer should feel like he/she is the lab’s only customer. Jerry has 3 young children and enjoys running and coaching youth sports in his time away from work.

First Choice Dental Lab Team

First Choice Dental Lab® offers a great value in dental lab team work. We pride ourselves on providing consistent quality in our products, supported by focused customer service, and on time delivery. Let us be your FIRST CHOICE when it comes to lab work.