South Point Dental Center

Dentist in Walla Walla, WA

All our professionals at South Point Dental Center maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.



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Dr. Eric Gustavsen, DDS

Dr. Gustavsen attended Walla Walla College in 1983-1984 and from there went on to Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, graduating in 1988. He practiced along the coast of northwestern British Columbia for 13 years before relocating to Walla Walla in 2002.

Dr. Gustavsen is board certified to practice dentistry in California, Idaho, Montana, British Columbia, Alberta and of course Washington. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Washington Dental Association, and the Walla Walla Valley Dental Society. He has been published in Canada's leading dental journal Oral Health. Dr. Gustavsen received commendation from the American Dental Association for volunteer dental services provided in Cameroon, West Africa and Mexico.

In his committment to provide patients with the highest quality care, Dr. Gustavsen has attended courses at the Pankey Institute, Schuster Center for Professional Development, and The Center for Endodontic Excellence, as well as attending numerous other educational courses at various locations and venues.

Dr. Gustavsen is an educator at heart, and a writer, he has been writing a column for the Walla Walla Union Bulletin for many years that addresses different dental subjects in a fun and informative format.

He has been named in Washington Magazine 5 times as a Top Dentist in our state. 

He is married to Diane (Wehtje), they have 2 children, Nicole and Grant, and they absolutely love living in Walla Walla!