Local dentist Christopher Stellpflug recently purchased the practice of longtime dentist Dr. Michael Morrison of Arroyo Grande, who died of a heart attack at work March 22.
The practice, with more than 3,000 patients, is located at 931 Oak Park Blvd., suite 203, in Pismo Beach. Stellpflug retained all of the employees.
Stellpflug is a graduate of UCLA and earned his dental degree at the University of the Pacific. He has 11 years of experience, of which eight years were spent in private practice in Merced.
Stellpflug is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Central Coast Dental Society, American Equilibration Society and serves as secretary, vice president and president for the Yosemite Dental Society.