Get To Know Dr. Namana Rao
Dr. Namana Rao is a compassionate and highly skilled dentist dedicated to providing comprehensive dental care in a judgment- free environment. With both a strong academic background and continued interest in staying up to date with the latest dental technological advancements, Dr. Rao brings a modern approach to oral health. She always provides patient- centered care revolving around mutual trust, communication, and quality of care.
Proudly from Kansas City, Dr. Rao attended the University of Missouri- Kansas City for undergrad and obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry and Psychology. Here, she was awarded the Vice Chancellor’s Honors Award. Then, she went to the University of Missouri- Kansas City for dental school and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS).
Dr. Rao participated in numerous community outreach events during this time and was able to gain experience in all aspects of general dentistry. Dr. Rao prides herself in being a lifelong learner. She is dedicated to continuing education and learning about the latest research and technology that encompasses the dental world. Dr. Rao is an active member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Diego Dental Society, and the Psi Omega Dental Fraternity.
In her free time, Dr. Rao enjoys all that beautiful San Diego has to offer! She frequently goes on hikes, spends many weekends at various beaches along the coast, does Indian classical dance (Bharatanatyam), plays pickleball and practices yoga. Dr. Rao looks forward to serving you and your loved ones!