Dr. Brett Lent, DDS

Dr. Brett Lent, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Dr. Brett Lent, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Santa Monica, CA. He graduated from UCLA and practices dentistry.Read his story

2730 Wilshire Blvd Ste 410

Santa Monica, CA 90403

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  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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This content was provided by Dr. Lent "Dr. Brett Lent grew up in Santa Monica and was always known to be active in the community, local athletics and Troop 2 Boy Scouts. His love for Santa Monica is only matched by his passion for dentistry. At Santa Monica Bay Dental, he strives to provide high-quality, professional and gentle care utilizing state-of-art technology and the latest techniques available for his patients. He continues his pursuit of excellence in dentistry through continuing education courses and his willingness to learn about and embrace current advances in dentistry. He has been on the forefront of implementing current technology by offering CEREC same-day crown technology. Dr. Lent is also an active member of the Seattle Study Group of Santa Monica, which is a prestigious interdisciplinary group of practitioners focused on comprehensive treatment planning to achieve optimal results. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Cellular Development Biology from UCSB and holds a Masters in Oral Biology from UCLA. During his time at UCLA, he also served as a research assistant in studies regarding chewing efficiency in denture wearers and implant patients at the West Los Angeles VA Hospital. This experience led to his master's thesis topic of "Perceived Chewing Difficulty of Dentate Persons and Complete Denture Wearers." Dr. Lent then graduated from the UCLA School of Dentistry where he was one of three in his class to receive the Excellence in Restorative Dentistry award. Dr. Lent lives in Mar Vista with his wife Shana and their son, Parker. Besides enjoying the thrills and challenges that parenthood brings, this active family enjoys travelling, skiing, snowboarding, snorkeling, walking their dogs, family time and good meals with friends."
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1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

16  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

16  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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  • Ucsb
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • UCLA
    Medical School | Graduated

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  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Brett Lent, DDS
Fantastic! Both dr lent and Charlotte Really took the time to walk me through what was going on with my dental health, and to give me a bigger picture of the next steps I would need to take care of my teeth (e.g. Wisdom teeth removal, braces). Highly recommend these folks!
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