Clinton Lepetich

Pediatric Dentist


Personal Biography

Born and raised in Tempe, Dr. Lepetich has a long family history in the Valley. He follows his grandfather, a pharmacist, and his father, an obstetrician, in the medical field. He is passionate about dentistry and the role that oral health can play on children’s attitudes, emotions, and overall good health. He is married, and together he and his wife have two young children. Outside of dentistry, his interests include spending time with his family at the park, coaching t-ball with his children, competing in cycling events, and running. He recently completed a 24-hour solo bike race, and has participated in various running marathons.

Residency

Loma Linda University; Loma Linda, CA

DMD

Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health – A.T. Still University; Mesa, AZ

MS

Dentistry, Loma Linda University; Loma Linda, CA

Quotes

“I believe that caring for a pediatric patient is more than diagnosing and completing a procedure. Every child should be treated as I would treat my own child.”

Professional Association

American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Volunteer Experience

St. Vincent de Paul dental clinic, Give Kids A Smile

Awards

Richard E. Pugh award

Achievements

Top 3% of qualifying exam for pediatric boards