Dr. Jeremie DeZwirek (Dr. Dez) received his Bachelor’s degree in molecular cell biology from the University of California, Berkeley.
Dr. Dez received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry with honors. During dental school, he was selected into the advanced oral surgery and pediatric clinical programs. He was actively involved with local community outreach as well as dental mission trips to Guatemala, Philippines, and Mexico.
Dr. Dez went on to complete his advanced training through a general practice residency at the VA Hospital in San Diego, California. He has a strong interest in implants, interdisciplinary dentistry, and dental forensics. Dr. Dez ensures he provides the best care possible to patients by attending a variety of continuing education courses.
While in college, Dr. Dez was an NCAA All-American athlete and helped lead the Cal swim team to an NCAA Division I title in 2014. Dr. Dez went on to win the 2016 Canadian Olympic Trials in the 200-meter backstroke, missing Canada’s 2016 Olympic games qualifying time by just 0.09 seconds.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Dez enjoys community outreach, travelling, and is a superfan of the reality show Survivor. He is fluent in French.
Organization Memberships and Certifications
- Tau Kappa Omega Dental Honor Society
- San Diego Dental Association
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- American Dental Education Association