Dr. George Ambus

Dr. George Ambus is a native San Franciscan and has enjoyed practicing dentistry for over 25 years. He became interested in dentistry as an undergraduate while majoring in physiology at UC Berkeley. Being an avid car enthusiast since his teenage years, dentistry gave him the opportunity to combine his two passions for science and mechanics. Dentistry is both a science and art.

Dr. Ambus has an eye for aesthetic detail and a passion for restoration. His career enables him to combine the rigors of the scientific practice of dentistry with the talent for creating a beautiful smile. Dr. Ambus loves having the ability to transform his patients and make a difference in their lives. Dr. Ambus attended UCSF Dental School and specializes in cosmetic, preventative, and general dentistry. Being active in sports fitness Dr. Ambus also holds many positions as team dentist for local professional sports teams and colleges. When he’s not in the office you can find Dr. Ambus running one of the many beautiful trails in the bay area or spending time with his family and friends. 

Dr. Ambus’ affiliations include The American Dental Society, California Dental Association, San Francisco Dental Society, American Academy of Cosmetic Orthodontics, Academy for Sports Dentistry, Former Team Dentist for the San Francisco Bulls Professional Hockey Team.


Rowena, affectionately know by patients as “ROW” has worked at Ambus Dentistry for 15 years as a dental assistant. Rowena graduated San Francisco State with a major in psychology. In her free time she works as a mentor and youth basketball and volleyball coach in San Francisco. When Rowena is not working or volunteering you can find her checking out new local hot spots and exploring world cuisine with her husband in the South Bay. 


Christine started working Dr. George Ambus 10 years ago, fresh out of dental hygiene school. Christine prides herself on accuracy, attention to detail, and a gentle approach with her patients. When she is not in the office you can catch her spending time with her parents, husband, and two children.


Ben started working for Dr. George Ambus as an intern during dental assisting school four years ago. Ben prides himself of excellent customer service, and going the extra mile for his patients. When he’s not at the office you can catch him hanging out with a good book at one of the many local coffee shops in the city. 


Jen has worked as the office manager with Dr. George Ambus for over 25 years. She is known for her charm, wit, and excellent customer service. She is known for her extensive knowledge of the industry and is an expert in all aspects of dental insurance. When she is not in the office you can find Jen jet setting the globe with her friends and family. 


Carol, known by her patients as “Shatz” has been working as a dental hygienist for Dr. George Ambus for 18 years. She is kind, patient, and humorous. Working as a hygienist for over 30 years Carol considers her patients her family as she has seen her patients and their families grow through multiple generations.