Dr. Tyson Curtis, DDS
Born and raised in Southern California, Dr. Curtis was a 1993 graduate of Los Alamitos High School. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in biological sciences at the University of California Santa Barbara in 1998 and graduated from the UCLA School of Dentistry in 2004. He completed a 1 year general practice residency at the West Los Angeles VA Hospital in 2005 and worked in the general practice of dentistry in Long Beach until 2009.
Dr. Curtis found a passion for endodontics in dental school at UCLA which led him to seek a specialist education and certification. From 2009 to 2012 Dr. Curtis was engaged in a fellowship and endodontics residency at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland. His joint research project with the director of the post-doctoral program at OHSU involving modern materials and methods in endodontics was published in 2012. Upon receiving his specialist certification he returned to Orange County to practice. Dr. Curtis is known for the sincere care that he shows his patients. He is gratified by relieving his patients from pain and saving their natural teeth when they are at risk from pulpal disease.
During his free time Dr. Curtis is an avid fisherman and free diver. He also enjoys stand up paddle boarding, kayaking, skiing/snowboarding, playing guitar and piano as well as drawing, painting and sculpting.