David L. McAninch IV, DDS

Dr. David McAninch was born and raised in Lompoc, CA. He graduated from Cabrillo High School, and attended California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo for his Bachelor’s degree. He then attended the University of Southern California Ostrow School of Dentistry, where he discovered his passion for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS). Following dental school, he completed his OMS residency at the University of the Pacific, and the Highland Hospital in Oakland and San Francisco.

As a native Lompocan, Dr. McAninch is thrilled be able to provide service to the people in his hometown. He possesses a unique perspective on the area and its residents, and enjoys seeing old friends and making new ones.

Dr. McAninch is a member of several professional affiliations, including:

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Western Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Oral and Facial Surgeons of California
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Santa Barbara/Ventura County dental society

Dr. McAninch met his wife, Elyse (also Dr. McAninch) in dental school. She practices orthodontics on the Central Coast. They are very excited to be back in the Santa Barbara Country. They welcomed the arrival of their first born, name Bruce. In their spare time, they enjoy raising their new child, working on home renovation projects, their two dogs, golfing, and spending time with family at Lake Nacimiento.

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Dr. McAninch’s CV