Dr. Ryan Baker was born and raised in San Diego, California. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in General Biology from the University of California, San Diego. He attended dental school at the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH) in Mesa, Arizona, where he received both his Doctor of Dental Medicine and Master of Public Health degrees.
While in dental school, Dr. Baker was involved with numerous collegiate activities. He served as class president, president of the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity (Alpha Zeta Chapter), and president of the ASDOH Pediatric Dental Club.
After dental school, Dr. Baker completed a two-year post-doctoral residency at Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, California, to specialize in pediatric dentistry. Upon completion of the program, he was awarded a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry as well as a Master of Science degree in Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Baker was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon dental honor society, which is considered one of the highest honors attainable within the dental profession with only the top 10% of the graduating class being chosen for induction.
Dr. Baker is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Society, California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, San Diego County Dental Association, and the Tri-County Dental Society. He is also board certified with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Baker loves working with children and has a strong commitment to meet the individual needs of every child, including those with special needs.
In his free time, you can find Dr. Baker surfing or hanging out with friends and family.