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Paul E. Dougherty DDS Read Bio

Dr. Dougherty has enjoyed practicing dentistry in La Jolla for over 25 years. His goal and motivation is to provide pain-free, quality dentistry to every single one of his patients. His commitment to continuing education has provided the foundation for state-of-the-art technology and techniques. His philosophy of preventative, minimally invasive dentistry has been the backbone of his established restorative practice. The long-term patient relationships he continues to build and maintain are dev...Read More

Scott O. Szotko, DDS Read Bio

Born and raised in the Great Lakes state, Dr. Szotko graduated The University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1999. He practiced general dentistry in both community health and private practice before moving to California in 2002. His focus is on adult restorative dentistry and cosmetics and aims to create a comfortable experience for each patient. Dr. Szotko stays current on advanced restorative options by attending world class education forums with some of the leading dental educators in th...Read More

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At Dougherty Dental we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

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