Peter L. Jacobsen, PhD, DDS

Diplomat, American Board of Oral Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Dept of Pathology and Medicine
 of the Pacific

Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
Mailing Address/Contact Info:

   1290 Stanyan Street
   San Francisco, California    94117
  415 921 2448  pvt practice (wed, fri)
  415 564 6106  home (wed, thur, fri)
  707 944 1279  farm (sat, sun, mon, tue)    (email) (website)

Dr. Peter Jacobsen lectures extensively in Dental Pharmacology as well as Over-the-Counter Dental Drugs and Products.  He also presents on the topic of the Dental Management of Medically Complex patients. His information is practical and clinically relevant for dentists as well as dental hygienists.  Dr. Jacobsen has a national reputation for being very entertaining, making his presentations lively and enjoyable.             

Dr. Jacobsen’s Ph.D. is in Comparative Pharmacology and Toxicology and he directed the Oral Medicine Clinic at the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry for over 25 years.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Medicine and past Chairperson of the Council on Dental Therapeutics of the ADA.  Eight years in a row he has been named as one of the, Leaders in Continuing Education, by Dentistry Today magazine.  He also received the 1999 Gordon J. Christensen Lecturer Recognition Award.  He writes the Dental Drug Booklet, a succinct handout and reference on commonly prescribed dental medications.