Dr. Ray Stewart is a board certified pediatric dentist serving patients at both the UCSF Mission Bay and Parnassus campuses. His treatment philosophy is patient and family centered with emphasis on early prevention and intervention to avoid the need for invasive restorative procedures. Stewart has a special interest and expertise in treating patients who have inherited and developmental problems affecting teeth and other craniofacial structures.
At Mission Bay, Stewart provides routine preventive and restorative care at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Pediatric Dentistry Clinic as well as treating patients with complex genetic and craniofacial conditions in both the general clinic and in the operating room under general anesthesia. He is a member of the UCSF craniofacial anomalies team.
Stewart’s research work focuses on two areas: clinical trials of various materials and medical devices used in pediatric dentistry, and growth and development studies in patients with craniofacial anomalies.
Stewart received his D.M.D. from the University of Oregon, followed by a master’s degree in medical genetics from the University of Oregon. He is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, California Society of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Stewart is a health sciences professor of pediatric dentistry at the UCSF School of Dentistry.