Meet Dr. Hummeldorf

Oral Surgeon in San Diego

Call Our San Diego/Coronado Office Today!Dr. Kurt Hummeldorf received his DMD dental degree from the University of Louisville in 1991. He completed his residency in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery at Portsmouth Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Virginia 2001. Dr. Hummeldorf has been a board certified Oral Surgeon since 2003. He retired as a Captain after 23 years in the United States Navy. His last ten years of service were spent teaching oral surgery residents at Bethesda/Walter Reed and Balboa  Naval Hospital, where he cared for patients with complex oral and facial surgical needs.  During his Naval career, he completed multiple Humanitarian Missions, as an Oral surgeon, Lead Medical planner and Triage officer.  His most rewarding mission was in support of USNS Mercy hospital ship, Indonesian Tsunami Support.  Dr. Hummeldorf continues his community services by donating his time working with UCSD Pre Dental society, free dental clinics and Point Loma Nazarene University Pre Health Adjunct Faculty.   Dr. Hummeldorf is also an in office anesthesia examiner for state of California Dental Board and one of  27 Oral Surgeons permitted to perform  Facial Cosmetic Surgery by the CDB.

Dr. Hummeldorf listens with kindness to each patient and he is a talented and experienced surgeon.


  • American Association of Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
  • American Board of Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons (ABOMS)
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA)
  • National Dental Board of Anesthesiology (NDBA)
  • California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (CALAOMS)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • California Dental Association (CDA)
  • California Dental Society of Anesthesia (CDSA)
  • San Diego County Dental Society (SDCDS)
  • American Board of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Board Certified 2003
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Board Certified 2005

Kurt Hummeldorf, DMD-PC

5 out of 5 stars based on 78 reviews.

Patient Review By Ashley V

I was referred by my dentist for a wisdom teeth removal. My consultation meeting went super well! Everybody was very friendly. Information and questions were all provided and answered during that time. Booking The surgery was easy as well. Dr Hummeldorf made everything clear and comfortable as for me as I was very nervous to be under anesthesia for the first time. My actual Surgery went well and again the staff as well as the doctor made me feel at ease. I had minimal pain during recovery and it It was nice to know that the doctor was available at any time if needed. Overall my experience was better than I could’ve ever imagined and hoped for! I would highly recommend anybody to be seen by them!

- Ashley V

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Patient Review By Angelo C

Wow! What an awesome experience. I was very concerned about the procedure. When I met Dr. Hummeldorf, he immediately put me at ease. He explained each and every step in great detail. All of my follow up appointments were on time and handled in a very professional manner. Not only was Dr. Hummeldorf awesome, but the entire staff from the front desk to the exam room did a fantastic job. I feel lucky and grateful that Dr. Hummeldorf was my oral surgeon.

- Angelo C

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Patient Review By Janet P

Amazing experience, I was pleasantly surprised. I highly recommend Dr. H and his crew

- Janet P

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Patient Review By Jamie M

This was my first tooth pull and implant so rather nervous. My experience throughout the whole experience was very positive. The staff are super friendly and everyone is very knowledgeable and tentative. Strongly recommend and would definitely come back if needed.

- Jamie M

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Patient Review By George B

Dr. Hummeldorf and staff were incredibly professional. They were all very pleasant and made me feel very comfortable. I would recommend. I also received a call the night of my procedure from the Dr asking how I was doing. This was very comforting to me. I know I made the right choice,

- George B

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Patient Review By Michael C

I don’t really know where to start. The ENTIRE staff, from the administrative staff welcoming you into the office to the support staff assisting Dr. Hummeldorf in my dental implant procedure to Dr. Hummeldorf himself, is AMAZING! Dr. Hummeldorf’s office is truly the GOLD standard when it comes to oral surgery. Many thanks for taking such very good care of my teeth.

- Michael C

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Patient Review By Krista P

I’m very dental-procedure anxious. I needed 4 extractions and 2 bone grafts. I was super nervous about my appointment… but the staff and Dr Hummeldorf quickly got to work. I woke up about an hour later and was all done. I expected pain and was prepared to take the pain medicine. However i experienced no pain, no swelling, no bruising, just a little bleeding. The days after were completely pain free too. (I know, i was surprised too!) I would give that experience a 10/10. (The suture removal, 3 weeks later) was very fast and hurt a tiny bit for a few mins). Overall this was my best dental experience I’ve had. I’m so thankful for Dr. H and his team for helping me through it all.

- Krista P

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