Dr. Lombardo wanted to be a dentist since he was about 13 years old. He graduated from Rolling Hills High School in 1973 and from the University of California, Riverside with a dual major in Psychology and Biology in 1977. He graduated from Northwestern University Dental School (Chicago, IL) in 1982. He worked in Florida as Chief Medical Officer and Dentist for the State of Florida Dept of Corrections 1982-1985.
He bought this Yucca Valley practice from Dr. Tom Davis in 1985. He loves being a member of this community.
- Member and Past trustee of BPOE Elks Lodge #2314.
- Member and twice past president of Kiwanis, YV.
- Served on Blue Ribbon Water Committee.
- Honorary Mayor 1989.
- Currently Town of Yucca Valley Council Member.
Dr. Lombardo is married to Mary Lombardo with two wonderful children Abby and Nick.
Upon graduation from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in 2007, Dr. Cho joined Dr. Lombardo’s practice for 3 years. He briefly left the practice to pursue further education, acquiring new knowledge and technology in the ever-changing field of dentistry, but now he is back! He has completed Maxicourse Implantology from Loma Linda University. He also completed dental training in South Korea for Implant/Prosthodontic at Dain Dental Clinic.
Dr. Cho also regularly participates in outreach projects locally as well as abroad, in such places as South America and Asia. Dr. Cho is an active member within the Moreno Valley and Riverside dental community. He is a member of the American Dental Association California Dental Association, Tri-county Dental Society, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and Academy of General Dentistry.