Meet Dr. Sugamura
Chris S. Sugamura
Dr. Sugamura grew up in Seattle. He attended Seattle Prep and graduated from Garfield High School. After high school, Dr. Sugamura went to Omaha, Nebraska, to attend Creighton University and graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in 1990.
Growing up, Dr. Sugamura remembers how hard his father worked to provide an education for him and his siblings. His father imparted to him a work ethic and the value of family. Even though Dr. Sugamura is easy going, he maintains high expectations for himself and always strives for excellence. Dr. Sugamura’s colleagues have described him as a “stand up guy” because of his integrity and the value he places on his family and his work.
Dr. Sugamura has worked in dentistry since 1991 and has practiced at Meydenbauer Dental since 1996. His patients find that he is gentle and relaxed and a good listener. Dr. Sugamura comes to work for his patients. He believes the quality of care he provides to his patients is the most important part of his practice. He became a dentist to help people and enjoys doing so everyday. As a dentist, Dr. Sugamura has been on mission trips to Cambodia and Thailand, using his same values to provide dentistry abroad. He hopes to provide similar experiences to his children.
Dr. Sugamura and his wife, Candace, have been married since 1994. They have two sons, Colin and Cameron, and a daughter, Crysta. They enjoy many activities as a family, including, skiing, diving, participating in organized sports, and vacationing together.