Dr. Michael Guzman was born and raised in San Jose, CA. He completed his initial dental training at the highest city of the world in La Paz-Bolivia at the Universidad Nuestra Señora De La Paz and graduated in the year of 2000. Upon graduation Dr. Guzman attended several continuing education courses to expand his knowledge as a family general dentist.
He focuses in evidence based dentistry and enjoys working with patients of all ages. Dr. Guzman pursued his dental degree validation in the United States and was invited to complete an advanced standing program at the renowned PASS program at the University of Minnesota. He completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and was honored to receive a special recognition from the Department of Prosthodontics with the Raymond Gill Award for Outstanding Senior Dental Student. Dr.Guzman believes there is not a one-size-fits-all solution for dental care. He explains, “Every person is unique. I enjoy understanding my patient’s individual needs and personalizing their treatments. However, the end result is always the same; which is healthy teeth and to treat patients with kindness, empathy and respect”.
Dr. Guzman has a special interest in providing dental care for the under served populations through christian ministries and non-profit organizations. For many years he has offered his services locally at events such as Mission of Mercy or Give Kids A Smile and abroad including orphanages in Mexico and Bolivia.
When he is not at the office, he enjoys family time with his wife Brenda and their children Cami, Sami and Gabi. He loves sports and is an avid 49ers and The Strongest Soccer Club fan. He plays soccer, swims and is always available for movie nights or cooking something new.