As a well-trained and skilled American Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, I will listen to your concerns and explain all of your options. I am committed to providing you with a relaxed, friendly and professional environment. Above all, I want to give you the highest level of care to make your experience with my staff and me a positive one.


  Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Member, California Dental Association
Member, Stanislaus County Dental Society


  Marquette University - B.S.
Marquette University - PH.D. Biochemistry
Marquette University - D.D.S., School of Dentistry


  Wood Veterans Hospital - General Practice Residency
Northwestern University - Oral and Maxillofacial School of Dentistry - Surgical Residency

Awards/Scholastic Achievements

  Wood Science Research Fellow
Omicron Kappa Epsilon
Outstanding Clinical Achievement in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Marquette University

Teaching Affiliations

  Marquette University Biology Department
  1) Developmental Biology (Undergraduate)
2) Cell Biology (Graduate)
3) Biochemistry (Undergraduate
Marquette University Biology Department
  1) Clinical Instructor Endodontics Department
2) Clinical Instructor Pedodontics Department
Marquette University Biology Department

Gross Anatomy Lectures, Department of Anatomy
Head and Neck Anatomy

Marquette University Biology Department

Clinical Pathology Conferences
(for Undergraduate Dental Students)

Marquette University Biology Department

Utilization of the Carbon Dioxide laser in Oral and
Maxillofacial Surgery (Tri Annually)
Third Year Course

Marquette University Biology Department

Clinical Instructor Department of Oral and Maxillofacial

Marquette University Biology Department

Assistant Program Director at Highland General Hospital Oral
and Maxillofacial Surgery Training Program


  AAOMS Annual National Meeting “The Use of the Carbon Dioxide Laser in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery” Lecture
Maxillofacial Surgery Symposium – David Grand Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base “Open Septorhinoplasty Diagnosis and Technique”
Morbidity and Mortality Conferences, variable topics. Highland General Hospital, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery