After completing his undergraduate studies at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo with a B.S. degree in biology, Dr. Richard Lusby earned his DDS degree from the University Of Southern California School Of Dentistry. He has been practicing general dentistry in Zephyr Cove since 1977.
Dr. Lusby stays abreast of the latest technological advances in dentistry as a member of the American Dental Association, Nevada Dental Association, Northern Nevada Dental Society, and California Dental Association.
He is a currently an honorary member and past president of the Tahoe-Douglas Rotary Club and is an active member of his church. Dr. Lusby serves on the board of directors of the Carson Valley Children’s Center, known as Austin’s House.
Endurance road biking and sports fishing are two of Dr. Lusby’s favorite leisure activities. Visiting his grandsons is also high up on his list of favorite things to do.
Born and raised in Glendale, California, Dr. Lusby lives in Genoa, Nevada with his wife, Pam. Their daughter Amy, an attorney, her husband Justin and two grandsons, Owen (5) and Cade (3), reside in the Seattle, Washington area. Dr. Lusby’s son Scott lives in San Diego where he practices law.