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Meet Dr. Scott Pope, Our Amazing Cosmetic Dentist

DSCF8320-compressorDr. Scott Pope is a graduate from Northwestern University and has over 20 years of private practice experience in Walnut Creek, CA. He is an advanced CEREC cad/cam and Cone Beam CT trainer and a beta tester with Sirona. Dr. Pope is also a co-founder of CAD3D Academy, 13aa45feducating dentists on advanced CEREC dentistry, CBCT imaging and implant guided surgery in the dental practice.

Dr. Pope has achieved Fellowship status with the Academy of General Dentistry and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Dr. Pope was the team dentist for the Saint Mary’s Gaels for almost 10 years until 2013 and was involved with the 2013 America’s Cup in San Francisco as the team dentist for Artemis Racing from Sweden. He is also a Porsche certified high performance driving instructor.

Scott Pope DDS Credentials


Our Walnut Creek cosmetic dentist started his advanced education at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree. Dr. Scott Pope then continued his dental education at Northwestern University Dental School, where he received his doctorate in dental surgery in 1993.

Dedicated to providing you with advanced cosmetic and restorative dental treatments, Dr. Pope has made it a point to continue his education. In fact, he has accumulated more than 1,000 hours of advanced education since completing his doctoral program, including receiving post-doctoral certificates in:

Esthetic Dentistry from UCLA School of Dentistry

Advanced orthodontic training from the Academy of Gp Orthodontics

He is also certified in the Branemark Osseointegrated Implant Systems and Nobel Biocare Implant Systems.

This additional education places Dr. Pope at the highest level of restorative and cosmetic dentistry, allowing him to provide you with high-quality care.

Professional Associations and Activities

To remain at the top of his field, Dr. Pope not only provides excellent care at his Walnut Creek dental practice, but he is also involved in the greater dental community.

Dr. Pope is also a proud member of various reputable professional organizations, including:

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of Facial Esthetics
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • Academy for Sports Dentistry
  • International Association of Dentists
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation
  • Academy of Gp Orthodontics
  • Contra Costa Dental Society (board member)
  • Continuing Education Committee Member, CCDS
  • Pacific Rim Study Group
  • ICOI/ Implant Study Group
  • Ridgecrest Professionals Study Group

As an expert in his field, Dr. Scott Pope is the Head Team Dentist for the Saint Mary’s College athletic programs. He also was the “Ask the Expert” dentist for KPIX Channel 5 television and KCBS News Radio in Contra Costa County from 1999 to 2001.

To learn more about Dr. Pope’s dental achievements or to schedule a cosmetic dentistry consultation, contact our Walnut Creek dental practice today.

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