Meet Dr. Audrey Mojica
Dr. Audrey Mojica grew up on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California where she also earned her Bachelor of Science in Nutrition at Cal Poly. She also spent a year in Florence, Italy studying art and history before going to dental school at Loma Linda University in southern California. In dental school Dr. Mojica received awards for her educational research, graduated in 2008 with a doctorate of dental surgery and has held assistant professor positions at both Loma Linda University and University of the Pacific. She has been part of the Pope Dental team since 2012.
With a background in health and education, Dr. Mojica believes strongly in educating patients in how oral health is related to overall health. She takes time to work with patients on disease prevention and employs minimally invasive dental treatments when necessary. Dr. Mojica has many years of experience working with all ages, including children and special needs patients.
Dr. Mojica is SMART certified by the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology to remove amalgam mercury fillings safely. She is an active member in the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology, Spear dental education, California Dental Association, American Dental Association and Contra Costa Dental Society.
When she is not at the office, Dr. Mojica enjoys spending time with her family in the outdoors, traveling and has used her dentistry in under-served communities of California, Mexico and Russia.