Dr. Bedolla obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from California State University, Fresno and went on to the prestigious University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), where he obtained the degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2005. After dental school, he was chosen for a residency program in general dentistry at the University Medical Center in Fresno, California, where he treated medically compromised patients under general anesthesia and received advanced training in all phases of dentistry to further his knowledge and clinical skills.
Dr. Bedolla is a passionate student of the dental field and has always strived for excellence on all he does. In his quest to become the best dentist he can be, Dr. Bedolla has completed an orthodontic program with the United States Dental Institute, which is a comprehensive postgraduate orthodontic program. He also has been trained on all facets of advanced dentistry from the Spear Dental Education at Scottsdale, Arizona, where he is a Faculty club member. He has specialized on full mouth reconstruction using the latest technologies and knowledge. As a full mouth reconstruction expert, Dr. Bedolla has also trained with the Vivos Therapeutics founder, Dr. Singh, from whom he learned to treat sleep apnea using the most modern and effective techniques available.
On a personal note, Dr. Bedolla was born and raised in Michoacán, Mexico and has lived in California since 1990.. He enjoys spending time with his family, caring for his fruit tree orchard, walking his dog, reading, playing the guitar, or watching sports such as basketball, football and baseball. He is an avid fan of the San Francisco 49rs, San Francisco Giants, Golden State Warriors, and the Fresno State Bulldogs.
Dr. Bedolla is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, the Monterey Bay Dental Society, the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, and the Spear Faculty Club.
A native Californian, Dr. Cook graduated from San Francisco State University, receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry. He went on to graduate from USC’s School of Dentistry with a D.D.S. degree. Building on the rigorous clinical curriculum that USC is known for, Dr. Cook strives to continually expand his dental knowledge through continuing education that entails the latest treatments and technologies in dentistry. Specifically, he has completed hands-on surgical training that allows him to now offer dental implants as an ideal way to replace missing teeth. Utilizing cutting edge digital technology, Dr. Cook can generate custom treatment plans with safe and predictable outcomes for patients interested in implant treatment.
As a graduate of the United States Dental Institute (a 3 year post-graduate program in orthodontics) he also offers orthodontic treatment that includes traditional braces, as well as clear aligner therapy. Dr. Cook is a certified Invisalign provider.
On a final note, Dr. Cook is very excited about our newest piece of technology (CEREC) that allows our office to offer same-day crowns! Being able to provide this service is truly a game changer that has already helped bring big smiles to many of our patients. In addition to providing top-quality care for his patients, Dr. Cook ensures that they are informed, comfortable, and satisfied with their treatment.
When he isn’t practicing dentistry, Dr. Cook loves finding adventure in the great outdoors with his wife and two kids. He is an avid music lover and guitar player, and loves to BBQ. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Monterey Bay Dental Society.