Dr Goelz was born in Indiana. At age four his family moved to to Charlotte, North Carolina where he and his six siblings stayed. He graduated from South Mecklenburg High School. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Upon graduation in 1986 he opened his dental practice on the corner of Carmel Road and Highway 51 where the practice remained until 2004 when he moved about a quarter-mile to his current location.
Dr Goelz was the first dentist in Charlotte to be trained and offer the LANAP procedure- a revolutionary & conservative (no cutting & no sewing) therapy for gum/periodontal disease by use of a laser.
He has been married since 1988. His hobbies include walking, racquetball, jogging, reading, and spending time with wife and their pets.