Scott C. Baird, D.M.D.Dr. Scott Baird - Oral Surgeon

Practice Limited to Pediatric and Adult Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr. Scott Baird has been practicing in Palo Alto for over 30 years. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He has uniquely positioned his practice to provide comprehensive oral surgical care to both Pediatric and Adult patients. He takes great pride in providing the highest level of patient care in a comfortable and safe environment.

Dr. Baird’s surgical interests include Oral Pathology, Dentoalveolar Surgery, Bone Grafting, and Implant Reconstruction. Additionally, Dr. Baird is Co-Director of the Peninsula Institute for Advanced Dental Studies which provides continuing education opportunities to the local dental community.

Dr. Baird enjoys playing golf, reading, and staying physically fit. He and his family reside in Menlo Park.

Educational Background

Undergraduate: BS Psychology, Santa Clara University (1984)

Graduate: Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.), Cum Laude (1988) Washington University in St. Louis

Post Doctoral: Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Southern California and

Los Angeles County Medical Center in accordance with the Keck School of Medicine (1991)

Board Certification:
Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (1994)
(Recertified in 2004, 2014)

Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology (2017)


American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Award for Outstanding Clinical Achievement During Graduate School

Omicron Kappa Upsilon – Dental Honor Society (Top 5% of Class)


Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Fellow, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology

Academy of Osseointegration

Hospital Affiliation:
El Camino Hospital

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