Dr. Michael La Puma, DMD

Dr. Michael La Puma, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Michael La Puma, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Washington University / College Of Dental Medicine in 1987 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

683 California Blvd

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

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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."

1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

11  Conditions Treated

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

13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • 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

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. La Puma's Reviews

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Dr. La Puma's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Office environment

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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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