About Kenneth Hovden, DDS
As the son of two successful dentists, Dr. Ken Hovden has dentistry in his blood. Born and raised as a third generation San Franciscan, Dr Hovden attended St. Ignatius College Preparatory. Dr. Hovden completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford University graduating with honors and a dual degree in biology and social/political science. Dr. Hovden went on to earn his doctorate from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry (UOP), where he received the prestigious Gene Dixon Student Leadership Award along with being inducted into the top honor dental society OKU. After graduating in 1981, Kenneth Hovden DDS joined his father in private practice. He remained in practice with his dad until his father’s retirement in 1997. A vested member of the dental community, Daly City cosmetic dentist Dr. Ken Hovden’s reputation for excellence and dedication to quality work are unsurpassed. To continually hone his skills, Dr. Hovden has trained with the country’s top academic leaders in preventive and cosmetic dentistry. In recognition of his talent and skill, Dr. Hovden has been the recipient of many accolades and awards, including multiple gold medals from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He is also a highly sought after author, lecturer and teacher.