UC Santa Cruz


420 Hagar Drive (UCSC East Field House)XWVV+QXSanta CruzCA 95064

Practice Manager

Anjel Hernandez


Monday to Thursday, 8am to 5pm

About this Location

Welcome back, Students, Faculty and Staff! As a UC SHIP participant, your insurance is provided by Delta Dental. That means our services are all in-network for you.. Take advantage of your two fully-covered dental cleanings every year for a healthy smile. If you have any questions, contact us with the phone number or email below. We’re happy to walk through your dental plan and answer questions about your available services.

In addition,  Wisdom Teeth Removal services are now available right here on campus at Onsite Dental! 

Accepted Insurance Providers

Meet your Team

Our highly trained team of clinicians are chosen for their approach to excellent care standards, chair-side manner, and comfort management. We’re committed to helping you achieve your optimal oral health, and creating an exceptional experience for you.

Navdeep Sandhu


Dr. Navdeep Sandhu was born and raised in Reading, PA. She earned a Bachelors of Science degree from Penn State University in Biobehavioral Health, and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Class of 2012. She completed her general practice residency at St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, PA. Dr. Sandhu moved to the Bay Area, California in 2020. Dr. Sandhu is a compassionate clinician with a gentle manner and pleasant personality. She has a specific interest in aesthetic dentistry and always strives for perfection in her work. She has an excellent way with her patients, and believes that understanding individual needs and building good relationships with patients is essential when providing high-quality dental care.


Nicole Kriege


Nicole Kriege joined the Onsite Dental team at the University of Santa Cruz in October of 2014. She received her associates degree in Dental Hygiene from Cabrillo College and her bachelors in Health Science from California State University, East Bay. Her goal with each patient is to provide them with the most comfortable and relaxed experience while educating them on their oral health. Away from the office she enjoys outdoor adventures, like mountain biking and snowboarding, with her husband and two daughters.


Roger Lau

Oral Surgeon

Dr. Roger Lau, a native of the Bay Area, has emerged as a trailblazing oral surgeon committed to advancing the field. Graduating as valedictorian from San Leandro High School, he went on to achieve a B.S. in Biochemistry from UCLA, earning a place on the dean's honor list. He continued his educational journey at UCLA School of Dentistry, obtaining his DDS degree. Dr. Lau's pursuit of excellence led him to New York City, where he completed dual oral and maxillofacial surgery internships at Montefiore Medical Center and Mount Sinai Hospital. This experience set the stage for his four-year residency at Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, including a chief resident year. Under the tutelage of global experts, he mastered dental implants, sleep apnea surgery, and corrective jaw procedures. A member of prestigious organizations like AAOMS and ACOMS, Dr. Lau's surgical prowess spans dental implants, facial trauma revision, and more. Beyond his professional achievements, he enjoys snowboarding and travel. Dr. Roger Lau's journey exemplifies a commitment to innovation, learning, and elevating oral surgery to new heights. Professional affiliations: American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS)




Routine CleaningDeep CleaningPeriodontal Maintenance

General Dentistry

Exams Fillings Crowns Night GuardsBridgesExtractionsX-rays

Cosmetic Dentistry

Whitening Veneers


Invisalign RetainersTeeth Straightening


Root Canals

Oral Surgery

Complex Extractions and ImplantsWisdom Teeth ExtractionsOther Surgical Needs

Where to Find Us.

Conveniently located on campus in front of East Field House off of Hagar Drive