Ray Stewart, DDS, DMD, MS

Pediatric dentist

Dr. Ray Stewart is a pediatric dentist who provides routine preventive and restorative care as well as care for complex conditions of the face and skull that may require surgery. His patient- and family-centered approach emphasizes early prevention and intervention to avoid the need for invasive procedures. He has a special interest and expertise in caring for patients with inherited and developmental problems affecting teeth or other structures of the skull and face.

Stewart's research has two areas of focus: clinical trials to evaluate various materials and devices used in pediatric dentistry, and growth and development studies of patients with abnormalities of the skull and face.

Stewart earned his doctor of dental medicine degree at and a master's degree in medical genetics at the University of Oregon at Eugene. He earned his doctor of dental surgery degree at Oregon Health and Science University. He is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, California Society of Pediatric Dentistry and American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.


Pediatric Dentistry Clinic
1825 Fourth St., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 476-4146
Fax: (415) 476-4209

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University of Oregon, DMD 1968
Oregon Health and Science University, DDS 1971

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Stewart RE, Sanger RG. Pediatric dentistry for the general practitioner: satisfying the need for additional education and training opportunities. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2014 Nov; 42(11):785-9.
  2. Featherstone JD, Adair SM, Anderson MH, Berkowitz RJ, Bird WF, Crall JJ, Den Besten PK, Donly KJ, Glassman P, Milgrom P, Roth JR, Snow R, Stewart RE. Caries management by risk assessment: consensus statement, April 2002. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2003 Mar; 31(3):257-69.
  3. Stewart RE, Hale KJ. The paradigm shift in the etiology, prevention, and management of dental caries: its effect on the practice of clinical dentistry. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2003 Mar; 31(3):247-51.

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