Meet Our Team
Dr. Yusuke Suzuki
Dr. Suzuki enjoys getting to know his patients, while helping each person maintain optimal oral health. He believes that having the ability to restore a patient to good oral health can transform their life. Relief from pain, improving appearance, and general preventive care are all things Dr. Suzuki enjoys providing to the Lodi community. Dentistry is a combination of art and science, which Dr. Suzuki finds personally rewarding.
Dr. Yusuke “Clark” Suzuki attended Syracuse University and received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1995. He went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He completed a hospital-based general practice residency at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center in Downey, California. During his residency, he received extensive training in serving medically compromised and special needs patients. After his formal dental training, Dr. Suzuki served as a managing dentist in Los Angeles then moved to the Bay Area as a managing dentist for a larger group practice. In 2008, Dr. Suzuki moved to Lodi and began working at Dr. Bradford Dickey’s practice, soon assuming ownership.
Dr. Suzuki’s education and qualifications include:
• Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine – Doctor of Dental Medicine degree
• Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center – General Practice Residency Certificate
• Loma Linda University School of Dentistry – AAID Implant MaxiCourse®
• Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of University of Southern California – Clinical Intravenous Sedation Certificate
• Ladera Ranch Implant Institute
• Clínica de Implantologia y Rehabilitación Avanzada
• Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla School of Dentistry
• American Dental Association
• California Dental Association
• Sacramento District Dental Society
• San Joaquin Dental Society
• American Academy of Implant Dentistry
• Academy of General Dentistry
Dr. Suzuki is married to Wendy, and together they have three children, two sons and a daughter. During his free time, Dr. Suzuki enjoys automobile and motorcycle service and restoration, classic camera photography, snowboarding, longboarding, swimming, fishing, organic gardening, and camping.
Registered Dental Hygienist
As a registered dental hygienist, Barbara enjoys working with each and every patient, helping them achieve their optimum oral health and their smile goals. She is a graduate of Sacramento City College and stays up-to-date on the latest in the industry with continuing education. She is certified in CPR, radiology, local anesthesia administration, and soft tissue laser. She has also received extensive training from the Tom terry Seminars. Barbara has two children and three grandchildren. She enjoys spending time in her yard and with her family and grand kids.
Registered Dental Hygienist
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As the schedule coordinator, Gail helps patients find the right time for treatment. She has the pleasure of helping patients schedule their treatment with the doctor and the hygienist. Gail is a graduate of San Joaquin Delta College and has completed numerous continuous education courses, receiving many certifications. She has two children and enjoys spending her free time with them. She also enjoys attending her kids’ athletic events and performances, watching hockey, attending concerts, and traveling.
Teresa has an important role in the practice to ensure that each patient’s treatment is financially comfortable for them and for their family. In addition, Teresa is a registered dental assistant and is certified in coronal polishing, X-ray administration, and CPR. She is a graduate of Andon College of Dental Assisting and maintains her license through ongoing education. Teresa is married and has one daughter and one son.