Dr. EM Makhoul, DDS

Dr. EM Makhoul, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. EM Makhoul, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University / School of Dentistry in 1983 and practices dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and more.Read his story

27871 Medical Center Rd Ste 105

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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This content was provided by Dr. Makhoul "Caring is at the heart of everything I do. When you truly care, you listen more attentively, you want to help and you want to do everything right. When you truly care, the result is successful." A 1983 graduate of Loma Linda University, Mission Viejo dentist Dr. E. M. Makhoul has been rated among the top dentists in the nation. Dr. Makhoul, having served as a dental board advisor to the Orange County chapter of the prestigious Seattle Club for Advanced Dental Education, is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. With a lifelong commitment to painless dentistry, Dr. E. M. Makhoul has practiced in Mission Viejo since 1983 with great emphasis on: Cosmetic dentistry Orthodontics Dentistry for the entire family Dental crowns Sleep Apnea Advanced Dental Technology Our Mission Viejo, CA dentist has frequently been interviewed by the Orange County Register, on radio and on TV. He has also authored numerous articles in newspapers and magazines on general cosmetic dentistry and orthodontics. In 1985, Dr. Makhoul initiated the disc ID drive for children in Orange County and was instrumental in assisting the missing child program's awareness for parents. In 2008 Dr. Makoul was selected as one of America's Top Dentists by Consumers' Research Council of America. Dr. Makhoul is happily married and has two wonderful girls. His patients describe him as a compassionate man of integrity and a perfectionist gentle dentist.
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Makhoul "Our goal is to render the absolute best quality service in the gentlest manner using the ultimate high-tech tools. Our doctor and staff provide a friendly atmosphere with an emphasis in personalized care. We are a state-of-the-art office that provides digital X-rays, an oral camera, oral sedation and televisions and videos for our patients' viewing enjoyment. We also have toys and videos for children."

16  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Family Dentistry
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry
  • Special Care Dentistry

28  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Snoring
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

112  Procedures

  • All-on-4™ Procedure
  • Arestin® Therapy
  • Bite Adjustment
  • BriteSmile® Teeth Whitening System
  • Ceramic Dental Braces
  • Ceramic Dental Crowns
  • Clear Ceramic Braces
  • Clear Dental Braces
  • Clear Retainer
  • ClearAligner™
  • ClearCorrect™ Invisible Braces
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Composite Fillings
  • Conscious Sedation
  • da Vinci® Veneers
  • Damon® Clear Braces
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Brace
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Bridge Adjustment
  • Dental Care for Children and Adolescents
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Imaging
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Denture Consultation
  • Denture Impression
  • Denture Repair
  • Dentures
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • e.max® Dental Crowns
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Fastbraces
  • Fixed Orthodontic Correction
  • Full Mouth Reconstruction
  • Full Mouth Rehabilitation
  • Geneva 2000™ Dentures
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Surgery
  • Impacted Tooth Removal
  • Implant-Supported Bridge
  • Implant-Supported Crown
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Intraoral Camera
  • Invisalign Teen®
  • Invisalign®
  • Invisalign® Consultation
  • Invisalign® Impression
  • Invisible Aligners
  • Invisible Dental Braces
  • IV Sedation
  • Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy
  • Light Activated Teeth Whitening
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Lower Dentures
  • Lumineers®
  • MAC Veneers™
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation
  • Nobel Teeth in an Hour™
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Oral Sedation
  • Orthodontic Aligners
  • Orthodontic Procedures
  • Orthodontic Treatment, Adolescent
  • Orthodontic Treatment, Adult
  • Orthodontic Treatment, Early
  • Partial Dentures
  • Periodontal Exam
  • Porcelain Bridge
  • Porcelain Crown
  • Porcelain Dental Braces
  • Porcelain Dental Inlays
  • Porcelain Dental Onlays
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Power Teeth Whitening
  • Prophy Jet Air Polishing
  • Pulpotomy
  • Removable Partial Dentures (RPD)
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Retainers
  • Root Canal
  • Root Planing
  • Sedation
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Single Visit Root Canals
  • Six Month Smiles
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Treatment
  • Snap-On-Smile®
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Tooth Preparation for Dental Crown
  • Tooth Replant
  • Tooth-Borne Denture
  • Tooth-Conserving Dentistry
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures
  • Zoom!® Teeth Whitening
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  • Loma Linda University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Loma Linda University / School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • 2 additional years of Orthodontics
    Other Education | Completed 1986

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. EM Makhoul, DDS
Took me on very short notice. I called Dr. Makhoul's office today complaining of a bad toothache. He took me in right away and diagnosed the problem within a few minutes. As always, Dr. Makhoul's team was prompt, professional, and empathetic. Five stars all the way!
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Matt W. – Sep 05, 2018
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Exemplary work My son, teenager, went for cleaning and as usual, has received very good quality service in the warm and welcoming environment.
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Tatyana D. – Sep 05, 2018
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High quality and professional service with a caring atmosphere My appointments are always professional, top quality, and performed with care. I always know what and why procedures are done. I give Dr. Makhoul the highest rating.
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Rick M. – Sep 05, 2018
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Great customer service! I called the office with tooth pain and they took me in the same day. Dr. Makhoul and his staff gave me an x-ray and examined my tooth. Everyone there was fast, gentle and kind.
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Christina R. – Jun 27, 2018
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Only dental office I will go to! Dr. Makhoul is the best! He is also surrounding by the best team of employees! I had major work needed and Dr. Makhoul has transformed my smile and my fear of dentists! I recommend this dental group to everyone!
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Jeannine D. – Jun 27, 2018
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