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Dr. Jose E. Lara DDS

Co-Founder & CEO

Dr. Lara is a graduate of the University of Guadalajara in Mexico class of 1987, culminating in an extensive 30+ years of experience in dentistry. He moved to the USA in 1989 and after working a short time in different dental offices around Southern California he opened his practice, an Implant and Cosmetic Dental office in Placentia, CA in 2001.

Experienced Implant Course Leader

With over 15 years of experience in oral implantology, Dr. Lara brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his practice. In 2020, he co-founded OCPAO with the mission to share his extensive expertise with a wide audience. Serving as a mentor and consultant for fellow professionals in the field, Dr. Lara offers invaluable guidance on surgical procedures to enhance their practices.

Dr. Lara, a dedicated dentist, is unwavering in his pursuit of excellence within his practice and for the benefit of all his patients. With a commitment to ongoing education and staying current on the latest advancements in dental care, he continually refines his skills to provide top-quality treatment.

Promoting Extended Education For Dentists

Driven by a passion for improving oral health and enhancing smiles, he fosters a patient-centric approach, ensuring each individual receives personalized care tailored to their unique needs. His dedication to excellence reflects not only in the clinical outcomes but also in the trust and satisfaction of his patients, making him a trusted partner in their oral healthcare journey.

Exceeding Dental Patient Care



Our mission at OCPAO is to revolutionize dental implantology by delivering innovative, restorative-driven solutions that empower dental professionals to restore smiles with confidence and precision. Through relentless dedication to research, development, and education, we strive to set new standards of excellence in implant dentistry for general practitioners, ensuring optimal outcomes for patients worldwide. Guided by integrity, collaboration, and a commitment to advancing the field, we aim to inspire trust, transform lives, and shape the future of dental care.

Advanced Dental Implant Training

Learn The Best Techniques At Our All-Inclusive Advanced Dental Implant Training in Mexico. Register Now - Seats Are Limited.

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