Dr. Jeff Takai, is a dental implant and gum disease specialist at Rancho San Diego Dental Group. Dr. Takai grew up in southern California where his father was also a dentist. As a result, he has been involved in dentistry in some capacity his entire life and he developed a strong passion for dentistry at a young age.

Dr. Takai completed his undergraduate schooling at UC Berkeley. He then attended University of the Pacific for dental school and earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. While in dental school Dr. Takai was attracted to the surgical side of dentistry and decided he wanted to become more specialized. Upon graduation, he furthered his education and training in periodontics at UC San Francisco where he completed his surgical residency in 2013.

Dr Takai is a member of the following organizations:

  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • California Society of Periodontology
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association

Dr. Takai and his wife, Sarah live in southern California where they enjoy cooking and traveling together. During his free time, Dr. Takai also enjoys reading, practicing Jiu Jitsu and playing golf.