Dr. Michael La Puma, DMD

Dr. Michael La Puma, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael La Puma, DMD is a dentist who practices in San Luis Obispo, CA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

683 California Blvd

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Contact Information

(805) 541-6725

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Delta Dental

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. La Puma "Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Dr. Michael L. La Puma, DMD, San Luis Obispo, CA, practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from wisdom tooth removal to a full range of dental implants and bone grafting procedures. Dr. La Puma is a licensed anesthesiologist in the state of California and offers a wide variety of sedation options within our state of the art office facility."
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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • TMJ
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Uc Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Washington University / College Of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Harbor Genl/UCLA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. La Puma has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. La Puma's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. La Puma to family and friends
4.2
based on 13 total reviews
Dr. La Puma's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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