Herbst Pharmacy is a full-line independent pharmacy serving central Cayuga County. At Herbst Pharmacy, customer service is goal number one. We pride ourselves on being more than just a Pharmacy. We offer prescription services, over-the-counter medications, medical supplies, diabetic supplies, greeting cards, Port Byron Panther athletic apparel and much more. Stop in and support your hometown pharmacy.

Herbst Pharmacy - Port Byron

Our Mission

Herbst Pharmacy will provide genuine, honest, and compassionate healthcare to our community, enhancing the quality of life of each individual we serve. Our pharmacy team is dedicated to developing a personal healthcare relationship with each patient.

The Pharmacist

matt herbst - pharmacistMatt Herbst grew up in Lyons, NY and graduated from Lyons High School in 1985.  He graduated from Ithaca College in 1989 with a BA in Physics.  While at Ithaca,  Matt was a 3 year letterwinner on the varsity football team and started at linebacker in his final 2 campaigns. A highlight of his career at Ithaca was winning the Division III National Championship in 1988. Matt continued his education at Albany College of Pharmacy, graduating in 1995 with a B.S. in Pharmacy.

Matt has been a pharmacist for sixteen years: four years at Wegmans in Newark, three years at Rite Aid in Lyons and nine years at WalMart, including seven years at the Auburn store. While working in Auburn, Matt was able to help numerous people from Port Byron and the surrounding towns and realized there was a need for pharmacy services in the area.

Matt currently resides in Skaneateles with his wife and four children, ages fifteen, thirteen, four and one. His interests include boating, ice hockey and exercising. Matt is delighted to be part of the Port Byron community and is dedicated to providing professional pharmacy services to the area.