Dr. Michael La Puma

 

 

Dr. La Puma was born and raised in Southern California.  He graduated from the University of California, Riverside, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Pre-Professional Zoology. 

 

He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Washington University School of Dental Medicine (Cum Laude) in St. Louis, Missouri in 1987 and completed his general practice residency at the Veteran's Administrative Medical Center of West Los Angeles (Wadsworth) in 1988.  His Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency was served at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in 1992. 

 

Upon completion, Dr. and Mrs. La Puma settled to the Central Coast, residing in San Luis Obispo, and started a family.

 

Dr. La Puma's personal interests include backpacking, mountaineering, hiking, and fishing.

Curriculum Vitae

 

Education

 

  • Undergrad: UC Riverside, 1979

  • Dental School: Washington University School of Dentistry, St. Louis, 1987

  • Residency: UCLA Medical Center, 1992

  • Private Practice: San Luis Obispo, California, 1995

 

Member

 

Licenses

 

  • California Dental License

  • General Anesthesia Permit

  • DEA License

Contact Us

 

doctorlapuma@gmail.com

 

Tel: (805) 541 - 6725

FAX (805) 541 - 6872

Address

Michael L. La Puma, DMD

683 California Boulevard

San Luis Obispo, California

93401

Hours

Monday          8:30am – 5:00pm

Tuesday          8:30am – 5:00pm

Wednesday                  CLOSED

Thursday        8:30am – 5:00pm

Friday             8:30am – 5:00pm