Dr. Tarek Abousheta, DDS

Dr. Tarek Abousheta, DDS

Dentistry  |  

Accepting new patients

In addition to my reputable education and experience, my philosophy is to treat everyone like family and help the real you shine though by working with you to achieve the beautiful smile you've always dreamed of. Additional Awards and Recognition: Invisalign gallery competition first place in the Class III category Presented at the 2016 Educators' Conference at the Invisalign Ortho Summit, Las Vegas, NV Excellence Award, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA (Association of TGFβ3 polymorphism rs2300607AT and non syndromic cleft lip and palate in the Philippines) Excellence Award, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA (Orofacial clefts in Kuwait and genotypes of TGFβ3 polymorphism rs2300607) San Francisco Section of the AADR Award, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA (Roles of the TAS2R38 and TAS1R2 taste receptor genes in dental caries status ) Commitment & Excellence Preceptors Award, SFSU/UOP Dental Post-baccalaureate Program Dean's List, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, Los Angeles, CA Board Certified under the American Board of Orthodontics

Irvine Orthodontics and Childrens Dental Specialists

4482 Barranca Pkwy Ste 102

Irvine, CA 92604
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Abousheta "The relationships and friendships I've formed over the years have meant everything to me. They are founded on trust and respect, and I bring this into my profession. I treat each person who comes into my practice with as much responsibility and care as I would my own family. My greatest joy comes from my daily interactions and the relationships I build with my patients and using my unique skill set and expertise to elevate them."


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Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Orthodontics

Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Dental Disorders
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Plaque
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Stained Teeth
  • Teething
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache


  • AcceleDent™ System
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Denture Repair
  • Dentures
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Invisalign®
  • Mouthguards
  • Nightguard
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Partial Dentures
  • Propel® Orthodontics
  • Root Canal
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Sleep Apnea Treatment
  • Surgical Orthodontics
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Treatment
  • iTero™ Digital Scanning

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.


  • Bachelors Of Dental Medicine and Surgery, University Of Alexandria Faculty School Of Dentistry In Alexandria, Egypt
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Doctor Of Dental Surgery, Advanced Standing Program For International Dentists (Aspid) Herman Ostrow School Of Dentistry Of Usc, Los Angeles, Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Craniofacial Molecular Genetics and Stem Cell Research Fellowship Program, University Of The Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School Of Dentistry, San Francisco, Ca
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Masters Of Science Degree In Dentistry and a Certificate In Orthodontics, University Of The Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School Of Dentistry, San Francisco, Ca
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2016
  • Orofacial Pain Shadowing Program Under The Supervision Of Jeffrey P Okeson, Dmd University Of Kentucky College Of Dentistry, Lexington, Ky
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Abousheta has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Abousheta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthodontists, Member
  • California Association of Orthodontists, Member
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, Member
  • Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, Member

Dr. Abousheta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abousheta to family and friends
based on 32 total reviews
Dr. Abousheta's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Abousheta Says:

Thank you to all of my wonderful patients for taking the time to submit a review.  My patients are my family and I appreciate their support.

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Dr. Abousheta accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Dental DPPO
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA Premier
  • CompBenefits Corp.
    CompBenefits Corp. PPO
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
    Dental PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Dental Preferred Plus
  • Humana
    Humana PPO
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Dental California DHMO

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