James D. Kubo, DDS, offers gentle, professional orthodontic treatments to his patients in and around Fresno. He believes in treating his patients as he would his family, with compassion and tenderness, while providing exemplary orthodontic care.
Dr. Kubo enjoys his time with his patients, and getting to know each of them as a person, not just as an orthodontic patient in the practice. He is always ready to sit and talk for a bit, to reassure new patients about the orthodontic process and make sure they understand what is going to happen and why.
Education and Continuing Education
- California State University, Fresno
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery, Student Body President - University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry
- Certificate of Orthodontics - University of California-San Francisco, Department of Growth and Development, Division of Orthodontics
- Graduate awards in orthodontics
In addition, Dr. Kubo keeps abreast of the latest developments in orthodontic treatments and options by avidly pursuing continuing education courses. He knows it is imperative to keep up to date on the newest techniques and ideas in order to provide the best options for his patients.
An active member of his community, Dr. Kubo has served as the chairman of the board of the Fresno Betsuin Buddhist Temple. His church provides community outreach with visits to assisted living communities, the Poverello House, and others. Also, the church sponsors both a Girl Scout troop and a Boy Scout troop. He has served as President of the Central California Distric Council and President of the University of California, San Francisco Orthodontic Alumni Foundation.
Outside the Office
A native of Kerman, Dr. Kubo now calls Fresno his home. In fact, he has lived most of his life here, except for six years away pursuing his dental and orthodontics education. He lives with his wife Jenny, with whom he has two lovely daughters. The family also shares their home with two dogs, Cookie and Yuki, as well as three cats named Mochi, Luna and Oliver.
When he’s not spending time with his family, or cheering on his daughters at dance competitions, Dr. Kubo loves sports. He is a longtime fan of Fresno State, UCLA, the San Francisco Giants, the San Francisco 49ers, and the Golden State Warriors.
A couple of little known facts about Dr. Kubo? He is a "sneakerhead", he loves sneakers and he has an extensive Hawaiian shirt collection!
Kubo Orthodontic Group are your experienced Fresno, CA Orthodontists. Call our office today to schedule your first appointment!