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"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.
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."
Minimally Invasive Dentistry
Sleep Medicine Dentistry
Dental Bone Loss
Grinding of Teeth
Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
BriteSmile® Teeth Whitening System
Clear Ceramic Braces
Clear Dental Braces
ClearCorrect™ Invisible Braces
Complex Tooth Extraction
Damon® Clear Braces
Digital X-Ray (CDR)
Fixed Orthodontic Correction
Full Mouth Reconstruction
Full Mouth Rehabilitation
Geneva 2000™ Dentures
Invisible Dental Braces
Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy
Light Activated Teeth Whitening
Nitrous Oxide Sedation
Nobel Teeth in an Hour™
Non-Surgical Bite Correction
Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
Porcelain Dental Braces
Porcelain Dental Inlays
Porcelain Dental Onlays
Power Teeth Whitening
Prophy Jet Air Polishing
Restoration of Dental Implants
Simple Tooth Extractions
Single Visit Root Canals
Six Month Smiles
Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
Zoom!® Teeth Whitening
da Vinci® Veneers
e.max® Dental Crowns
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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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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Thank you for taking the time to fill out the survey. I really appreciate the time you took to provide feedback on your experience and I strive to make every patient experience an exceptional one. Should you have a concern of any kind, please contact us immediately so we can work with you personally to resolve it.