Dr. Vilma Sams, DDS

Dr. Vilma Sams, DDS

Dentistry  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Vilma Sams, DDS is a dentist who practices in Santa Maria, CA. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.Read her story

5075 S Bradley Rd Ste 101

Santa Maria, CA 93455

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • First Dental Health
  • 6 More

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Dr. Sams' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sams "Dr. Vilma Sams is from Peru and graduated from San Marcos Dental School in Lima, Peru. San Marcos was founded in 1551 and is one of the most prestigious and well respected dental schools in South America. She completed post-graduate dental courses at the University of Geneva Dental School in Geneva, Switzerland and the University of Maryland Dental School in Baltimore. For 7 years, she practiced in Lima, Peru prior to moving to the U.S. She practiced general and cosmetic dentistry in Southern California before moving to the Central Coast in June of 2005. Dr. Sams has been practicing since 1996. She has lived and worked in the Orcutt area since 2005. She loves what she does and it shows in her chairside manor!"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sams "Dr. Sams believes quality dental care is compassionate, attentive and is backed by excellent training and experience.  "
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Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
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Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • TMJ
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Composite Fillings
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Crown
  • Lower Dentures
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Root Planing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures

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

  • San Marcos Dental School, Lima
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Geneva Dental School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Maryland Dental School
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Dental Education Center For Esthetic Professionals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sams has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sams has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sams' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sams to family and friends
3.0
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Sams' Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Sams Says:

Dr.Sams goal is to provide individual attention to each patient and give them the very best care possible 


Patient Comments (1)

in Santa Maria, CA |
She did a great job on my crowns. For Dr Sams, creating a great smile is her passion. She approached her work like a piece of fine art and my mouth was her canvass. I would recommend her to anyone who needs quality, gentle dentistry
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Dr. Sams accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Dental DPPO
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA
    DHA Premier
  • CompBenefits Corp.
    CompBenefits Corp. PPO
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
    Dental PPO
  • First Dental Health
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • Humana
    Humana PPO
  • Liberty Dental
    California Independence PPO
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Principal Financial Group
    Dental PPO
  • United Concordia
    Advantage Plus PPO
    National Fee-for-Service

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