Dr. Ricci grew up in Los Angeles and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of California, San Diego. He then attended the University of Southern California Ostrow School of Dentistry to earn his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) graduating in the top 10% of his class with OKU honors. He also received several awards throughout his training including excellence in cosmetic and operative dentistry.
Following dental school, Dr. Ricci furthered his education at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine Anschutz Campus, where he completed a General Practice Residency. There, he received advanced training in oral surgery, root canals, implants and complex restorative cases.