Dr. Valentine is a Tacoma native and his desire to become a dentist began when he was 7 years old. His artisitic mechanical abilities and his ability to work with people are the attributes that help him provide excellent care for his patients. He attended undergraduate school at Central Washington University and the University of Washington. He achieved his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1994 at University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Fransico, California. Dr. Valentine enjoys the Pacific Northwest and its many offerings for outside adventure. He is an avid mountain and road biker, hiker and skier. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends.