Meet Our Doctors

IMGL6429

Dr. Arthur Santos

  • Very professional dental practitioner who always takes plenty of time to explain the procedures and address every patient’s need.
  • Experienced in root canals due to Endodontic Continuum at UCLA.
  • Experienced in implants and is very passionate about improving patient appearance and confidence via Cosmetic Dentistry.
  • Co-owner of Smile Dental.
IMGL6425

Dr. Ivan Santos

  • Easy going, yet detail-oriented dentist who is always looking for the best outcome for each patient.
  • Experienced in Orthodontics and Endodontics.
  • Fosters a calm, controlled environment during every procedure.
  • San Diego native and member of the San Diego Dental Society.
  • Co-owner of Smile Dental.
IMGL6406

Dr. Ana Karen Zavala

  • From Mazatlán, Mexico.
  • Great with children, passionate about Pediatric Dentistry.
  • Always welcomes her patients with a smile.
  • Studied at CDA accredited Universidad De La Salle Bajío
  • Very organized and always keeps her patients’ feelings in mind.
  • Joined Smile Dental in 2018.
IMGL6324-flipped

Dr. Alfredo Ripa

  • Experienced in Endodontics, Orthodontics, and Periodontics.
  • Enthusiastic motivator for oral health.
  • San Diego native.
  • Joined Smile Dental in 2019.

CORONAVIRUS
HEALTH UPDATE

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, and based on guidance and recommendation from the CDC, Smile Dental Lakeside has decided to close the practice until further notice. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us directly. Thank you for your patience and understanding.