Dental Expertise 

Dr. Eugene "Gene" Santucci received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from Temple University and his MA in Educational Psychology and Counseling from the University of the Pacific. Upon graduation from dental school he completed a Hospital Dental Residency in Great Lakes, Illinois, and served as a Navy Dentist in Yokohama, Japan. 

Member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine

A Diplomat in the American Academy of Pain Management

A Fellow in the American College of Dentists
...membership is by invitation only and includes only 3% of US dentists

A Fellow in the Pierre Fauchard Society

Member of the American Dental Association

Member of the California Dental Association

Member of the Mid Peninsula Dental Society

Member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) National Dental Honor Society

Dr. Santucci has taught at University of the Pacific’s Dugoni School of Dentistry for almost 30 years. He is past president of the Alumni Association and OKU Dental Honor Society.

Global Educator

Dr. Santucci is an Associate Professor at Dugoni School of Dentistry, teaching part time for almost 30 years. As a professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Science he teaches classes in esthetics and occlusion.

He has authored several chapters in text books on occlusion and dental esthetics and has published numerous articles in referred dental journals. He has lectured nationally and internationally on the topics of Sleep Disorders, Dental Esthetics, Dental Occlusion, Ergonomics, Temporomandibular Disorders and Dental Photography. 

Personalized Care

Although a contributor to dentistry on a global scale, Dr. Santucci is still passionate about caring for you, the patient as an individual and addressing your specific dental concerns.

Dr. Santucci lives in Redwood City, California, with his wife, Dr. Noelle Santucci, who is also a Dentist and Dental Educator.


Portrait photography provided by Jon Draper.