Dr. Dugoni graduated from the University of the Pacific with a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences. At the University of the Pacific, Dr. Dugoni was student body president and played division I intercollegiate water polo, while being involved in numerous community service activities such as those benefiting Habitat for Humanity, Big Brothers and Sisters, Second Harvest Food Banks and the Pediatric AIDS Foundation.
Dr. Dugoni then went on to receive his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. While in dental school, Dr. Dugoni took part in several external activities, such as being a member and coordinator of ‘SCOPE’ (Student Community Outreach for Public Education), which organized numerous events allowing dental students to volunteer in community outreach events to raise public awareness of oral hygiene. Some events included “Special Smiles, Special Olympics,” “Senior Smiles Health Fair,” and “Give Kids a Smile Day.”
Dr. Dugoni continued his studies at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry where he received his Masters in Orthodontics. While in his residency, Dr. Dugoni volunteered with Rotoplast International in Guatemala where he was part of a medical team that helped to treat over a hundred children suffering from cleft lip and palates.
In his spare time, Dr. Dugoni enjoys playing and watching all kinds of sports, from basketball and football to swimming and baseball.