Dr. Roger Lucas was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. He attended Oliver M. Hazen High School in Renton and received the Washington Scholar full tuition award to attend the University of Washington. At the University of Washington, he received his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry with college honors. This is also where he met his beautiful wife, Heather. An avid sports fan, Dr. Lucas donned the mascot suit “Harry the Husky” for two years while in college, cheering on all of the Husky sports teams.
Dr. Lucas also attended dental school at the University of Washington School of Dentistry. He received his pediatric dentistry specialty training at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California. While in California, he worked full-time at Healthy Smiles for Kids of Orange County and Children’s Hospital Orange County.
Dr. Lucas’ memberships in dental organizations include the following:
- Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Washington State Dental Association
- Snohomish County Dental Society
- University of Washington School of Dentistry Alumni Association
Dr. Lucas is the author of More Chocolate, No Cavities: How Diet Can Keep Your Kid Cavity-Free. He is the founder of TheDentistDad.com. Dr. Lucas practices north of Seattle, Washington. He and his wife have 3 daughters.