Dr. Douglas Ness, DDS

Dr. Douglas Ness, DDS

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Age 53
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Dr. Douglas Ness, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in National City, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University / School of Dentistry in 1989 and practices dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and more.Read his story

2405 Transportation Ave

National City, CA 91950

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • 27 More

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Dr. Ness' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ness "Dr. Ness originally had his eyes set on becoming a medical doctor – but then something happened. He got braces. After experiencing dentistry from an orthodontic patient's point of view, he shifted his mindset to pursue dentistry and a specialization in orthodontics. After receiving his undergraduate degree from La Sierra University, he studied dentistry at Loma Linda University. Dr. Ness went on to study orthodontics and graduated from his specialty program in 1989. He has taken several hundred hours of continuing education since then, focusing on progressive orthodontics and dental implants. His artistic personality compliments his skills as a dentist, as well as pastimes like painting and singing! He has actively been involved with the Give Back a Smile program. This charity provides cosmetic and rehabilitative care to adults that have experienced dental injuries caused by domestic violence."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ness "Our certified doctors offer in-house sedation dentistry. Nap through your procedure and enjoy the most relaxing experience possible. Sedation is great for smile makeovers, oral surgery, and even children.

To fit the needs of your busy lifestyle, we offer flexible appointment times. Our office is also open each Saturday. Since we are a multi-doctor facility, we can fit your family in when it's most convenient.

Because our specialists work together, we share overhead expenses and equipment. That means you can have access to the care you deserve, at the right cost."

14  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • General Dentistry (Dental Assistant)
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Neuromuscular Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Loma Linda University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Loma Linda University / School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Emory Univ/Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Nyu Dental Implant Maxicourse
    Other Education | Completed 2006
  • Progressive Orthodontic Seminars
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ness has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ness has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ness' Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ness to family and friends
16 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 3
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Dr. Ness' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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