Dr. David Richards, DDS, PhD – Periodontist

Dr. Richards is a graduate from the University of Iowa Dental School and continued on to the University of Connecticut for his certificate in Periodontology and PH.D. in Oral Biology. Dr. Richards served as a clinical instructor for the School of Dental Hygiene at Southwesten Community College and has held positions on the boards of the San Diego County Dental Society and California Society of Periodontists. Dr. Richards excels at periodontal tissue grafting, tooth extractions, osseous bone grafting, dental implant placement, and is a forerunner of the innovative Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique for gum rejuvenation. Dr. Richards loves to sail and travel the world with his wife, Christine.