Patrick Lucaci, D.D.S, M.D.

In 1999, Dr. Patrick Lucaci received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery Degree from Makerere University, with credits from Queen’s University in Belfast and the Karolinski Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. After earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 2009, Dr. Lucaci continued on to earn his medical degree from the University of Missouri School of Medicine in 2012. He then returned to UMKC and completed a year of General Surgery Residency in 2013 and earn his Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from UMKC School of Medicine in 2015.

Dr. Lucaci is a Board-Certified surgeon, specifically in ACLS, BLS, PALS, and ATLS, and he is a proud member of the following organizations:

  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
  • American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS)
  • Kansas Dental Association (KDA)
  • Missouri Dental Association (MDA)

David A. Jackson, DDS

Dr. David A. Jackson graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry in 2011. He joined our team in 2017 and enjoys the opportunity to blend science and art to help patients achieve their vision of their optimal oral health. Dr. Jackson completed a 2-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program that further trained him in comprehensive treatment planning, incorporating digital dentistry, and complete implant dentistry, both surgical and restorative treatment. He is also a member of the Academy of General Dentistry. Outside of the office, Dr. Jackson enjoys activities with his family such as golf, bowling, and table tennis.

“Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives.”  -William A. Foster


Tho Cao, DMD

Dr. Cao graduated from the College of Dental Medicine at Augusta University in 2019, earning his Doctor of Dental Medicine. He continued his education with a General Dentistry Certificate, and is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Cao enjoys working with our team to help patients in Kansas City and surrounding communities enjoy optimal oral health. He loves that his job allows him to do something good for someone. Dr. Cao appreciates the chance to interact with so many different people in the community, and that despite all our differences, we all have teeth in common!

When not at the office, Dr. Cao likes fishing, hunting, working on his house, and of course, making his wife happy.

Favorite Quote: “My goal is to have you going out better than you came in.”