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Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics

Address:
860 W Valley Pkwy
Escondido, CA 92025
4
341
We are located at Valley & Tulip, in the Gateway Shopping Center next to Michaels and Barnes & Nobles.

Mon8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Fri7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Sat8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SunClosed

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Finding a dentist in Escondido that is dedicated to your dental care can be tough. From your first visit to Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics, we will work together in creating not only a great looking smile but provide a comfortable modern environment for you and your family.

Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics believes you deserve the best dentistry possible at the most affordable price. That is why Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics has invested so heavily into incredible time and cost saving technology that maximizes the quality you receive. While in the dental office, our digital x-rays and electronic dental records help dramatically reduce the initial costs of your treatment.

Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics offers an array of dental options and services, book your appointment today!

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Our Team
John Nosti Gregory Bocash Rachana Patel Bobby Soleiman
Mindo Lee Kouros Izadi Jaclyn Barrera Laura Harshbarger
Caren Lee Sheffler Janette Gonzalez Nadyne Gomez
Technology
Single Visit Crowns
Orthodontics
Oral Surgery
Electronic Dental Records
Digital X-Rays
Intra Oral Camera
Reviews
Rated 4 out of 5 smiles.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 25, 2017
Emma B.
Thank you so much for taking great care of our baby girl!!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 24, 2017
Linda R.
This is what I've been looking for...for years---everything done in one day, all dental needs in one practice, professionals who have spent their careers working together, team spirit, detailed procedures done easily, all questions answered with ease. Looking forward to detailing my dental plan. Excellent experience for me. Thanks.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 21, 2017
Anonymous
When calling for an apt, receptionist gave me what I had available, met my needs. Very friendly, my daughter loved it!!!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 21, 2017
Zachary H.
Very pleased with my first experience here.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 16, 2017
Kyrsten H.
My only complaint is the cost! I feel like im spending a fortune even with insurance.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 14, 2017
Anonymous
Is the hygienist single?
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 14, 2017
Frank W.
Is the hygienist single?
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 14, 2017
Aaron S.
Loved it since the moment I walked in:)
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 15, 2017
Anonymous
I would rate your office the highest value_5
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 11, 2017
Kathryn T.
All the staff were very nice and professional. I look forward to coming there for my dental issues.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 9, 2017
Anonymous
Very kind and patient
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 9, 2017
Anonymous
Very kind, patient and gentle.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 9, 2017
Anonymous
Very kind and patient.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 9, 2017
Samuel H.
You guys are awesome!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 8, 2017
Seth G.
Good job all on being energetic and positive... I was there at opening time on a Monday and was impressed by everyone's demeanor coming in to work on a Monday. Keep doing what you're doing and keep refining/evolving/innovating!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 4, 2017
Crystal L.
5 smiles
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 3, 2017
Anonymous
I really like the dental office, everyone is really friendly and professional but I didn't like that the staff already knew my insurance didn't cover orthodontics and didn't give me a heads up prior to coming to the office.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
January 19, 2017
Anonymous
I love that when I walk in the door they always say hello and use my name before I've even checked in. Dr. Bocash is extremely professional, nice and always smiling. Everyone in the office makes making the patient feel comfortable a priority. This is the first dentist experience I've ever had in 36 years that does not cause me extreme anxiety!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
January 17, 2017
Athena G.
Dr. Barrera and her office staff are amazing and great with kids making sure my daughter was comfortable every step of the way
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
January 16, 2017
Nathanael H.
Effective and professional. I would like to have known what financial range of patient payment prior to appointment
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
December 13, 2016
Donald C.
I am new to the area. I am very glad I found Dr Patel and the team she works with. They were all very professional and helpful.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 17, 2016
Helen K.
G R E A T
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 11, 2016
Emma B.
Dr. Barrera was amazing!!! The whole staff at My Kids staff were amazing as well... Keep up the amazing work! It defiantly shows they are passionate about what they do! We will defiantly be back and hopefully will stay in the "no sugar bug club"
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 8, 2016
Sandra A.
Excellent office and service
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 29, 2016
Felipe C.
Very kid friendly. Happy environment
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 28, 2016
Lynn H.
Everyone was great, just can't afford the dentures at this time, but in the future I will be back for their help. I'd rate them all at a 10
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 25, 2016
Ariana G.
Amazing simply amazing dentists and staff
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 16, 2016
Carla P.
Excellent experience with professional people!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 4, 2016
Maribel R.
Very well treatment thank you
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 30, 2016
Leilani R.
Everyone involved in the experience since the entrance were very kind and efficient! The all did their best to explain things to me and my kids. Not only did they get clean teeth but they even got animal shaped balloons at the of the visit! If you're looking for a kids dentist office you should go to Escondido smiles dentistry! :)
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 20, 2016
Patricia A.
More than expected, the dentist made me feel good even though I was ashamed of my teeth.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 16, 2016
Anonymous
Overall I am happy with the dental office.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 8, 2016
Ashley G.
Every single person was great! My daughter had a horrible experience at the last dentist we took her to. She did so well and was comfortable. I didnt think we would get through much but we did! They are so great!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 7, 2016
Jea T.
I haven't been this comfortable with a dental provider in years! Great clean location and wonderful, genuine staff. I feel great about coming here.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
August 25, 2016
Cindy V.
I couldn't have asked for any better treatment from start to finish!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
August 19, 2016
Corey M.
Excellent
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
August 18, 2016
Michelle K.
I broke my tooth on the way to work, had an emergency repair and root canal a week later. I was very nervous to have to see an endodontist as previous procedures were by dentists. Dr's Shaw and Lee were working together and after the procedure is told the assistant doing x-rays I think I fell asleep! He said he thought I did because he didn't hear a sound from me! That's an amazing compliment to the doctor! I went back to work feeling better than before and all of my coworkers were amazed. I passed a few cards out after my 2nd visit and anticipate their visits soon. I fell asleep during the root canal! I've told everyone, it was the BEST visit ever!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
August 15, 2016
Leslee A.
Always a pleasure when I visit the dentist. Caren is an amazing hygenist and Dr. Patel is equally wonderful. The front desk staff are pleasant and helpful, no matter who I work with. Highly recommend!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
August 6, 2016
Alyssa M.
I had a great visit and I usually have high anxiety at the dentist's office.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
August 2, 2016
Mark P.
I have been going to Escondido Smiles for almost 2 years. The front office staff are very knowledgeable, professional, friendly and respectful. Karen, my dental hygienist is awesome. She is very thorough with her work, always assured me if i have any questions or concerns before, during and after my visit. A grateful patient.Thank you.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
July 28, 2016
Phillip C.
Best dental experience I have ever had
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
July 23, 2016
Tina J.
The staff here were wonderful! I had to have a full tooth extraction due severe gum disease and I was very anxious. The team got me set up on a affordable payment plan and had my surgery for a week later before I left the office. Although this is a very busy office they treated me with such great compassion.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
July 16, 2016
Bryan L.
Everyone is great.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 24, 2016
Yvette M.
Very kind and professional. They answered all my questions and I left the office wanting to come back.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 16, 2016
Arianna G.
Dr Martinez was great!!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 16, 2016
Diane F.
Really liked getting crown right away. Very smooth and efficient. Everyone was very friendly.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 16, 2016
Rocio H.
Very understanding and professional.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 10, 2016
Anonymous
I had a very positive experience
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 9, 2016
Nancy A.
Thanks to all the staff for their friendliness, care, and overall professional services.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 3, 2016
Anonymous
I came in due to a hurting wisdom tooth. I figured we would not even be seen the same day- let alone have all my wisdom teeth pulled, X-rays done, talked over treatment plan and everything done in less than an hour! It was a whirlwind, but I was thrilled with the service. The oral surgery team was such a well oiled machine- seriously the fastest procedure I've ever had done.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 3, 2016
Arthur C.
My overall experience was a good one, other than the oral surgery, the doctor seem to be in a hurry, while giving the shots, which were very painful. I suggest the use of more patience while administering the shots, as the slower release of the product into the gum tissue, reduces the pain, and burning sensation, while the focus is on the Patients' comfort, not the timing of the procedure.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
May 23, 2016
Franco A.
I was impress with Jeanete Gonzales how she handle my teeth with cleaning. I think she has a gift for cleaning.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
May 18, 2016
Linda B.
I am so pleased with the professional manner the entire staff presents. Otherwise my overall rating is 5 times WOW
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
April 28, 2016
Anonymous
I miss the office staff that has been there to greet us each time. They made coming to the dentist less stressful for my child when entering the office. Their smiles and calm voices would put our minds at ease. From the moment we walked in the door at our most recent visit, we were just another number. No one knew our name or greeted my child with a smile. This caused her more anxiety and she asked, "when can we leave". I truly hope that when you hire your front end staff that you choose someone that is friendly to children. Otherwise, I feel they may do better working at the adult office where they can be serious. I gave a three smiles only because of the receptionist in the front office.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
April 27, 2016
Vanessa C.
Everyone was very friendly and accommodating considering the appointment included myself and my 3 children.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
April 8, 2016
Matthew S.
Very quick, not scary at all. Willing to talk out my financial concerns. IThe apple store of dentists.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
April 6, 2016
Miguel V.
Very welcoming and great in general.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
April 1, 2016
Anonymous
My dentist was awesome, the whole team was awesome! I was looking for a good doctor which would care for my needs and she was extremely compassionate and explained everything along the way
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 17, 2016
John W.
Always glad to see Dr. Patel and how she takes care of me while I'm there such a kind doctor. Awesome front office always doing something.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
March 2, 2016
Chris T.
I was very impressed in every way with my visit. It is very clear to me that this entire practice is very intentional about serving customers with excellence. Jim Collins (author of Good to Great) says that the enemy of 'great' is 'good'. Escondido Smiles is not good - it is indeed great. Simply being good is no where near good enough. That is obvious.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 24, 2016
Tania B.
All the staff at the dental office is amazing- their customer service level is very professional and at the same time very welcoming. All staff makes sure that the patients feel very comfortable and are treated with the best care and presented with the best options. Thank you!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 24, 2016
Anonymous
I have a very sensitive mouth and your hygienist did a great job keeping the pain level to a minimum .
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 14, 2016
Erica T.
Made an appointment for 9am, but was not seen till 9:45, was not happy about that; however, overall experience was great.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
February 6, 2016
Isabella R.
Everyone was very nice and my daughter felt very comfortable with everyone, I would rate 4 out of 5 starts based on first appointment so far
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
January 15, 2016
Alex O.
Staff was fantastic, could not have selected a better orthodontist / dentist for my family.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
January 15, 2016
Michelle M.
WOW! Better than the 60 sec gynecologist I had going through cancer treatment!!!!!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
December 24, 2015
Linda M.
They got me in I and emergency right away because my dentist was closed. They even understood how overwhelming it was and let me decide on my own treatment.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
December 16, 2015
Kenneth H.
Very professional and pain free.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
December 9, 2015
Nichole M.
In all business transactions there are bound to be missteps. After I had finished my consultation with the Dentist, a plan was set for my care that day. One of the items that was discussed with me, which I agreed upon and paid for, was not completed during my visit. I would have never known, but the Benefits Coordinator called me after my visit to bring this to my attention. She was very accommodating by giving me options to rectify the situation, which I appreciate very much. The integrity of the office and staff, is foremost, the reason I will refer others here.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 28, 2015
Aleisha P.
Great visit as always. The team here is wonderful!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 25, 2015
Anonymous
The wait to have my teeth cleaned and polished was about 30 minutes after the dentist talked about my oral health. They explained that because i have a uncommonly healthy mouth, it would take a bit longer because they stagger the hygienist schedule for about 30 minutes in between instead of 10-15 which is how long mine took. Well it took even longer than they indicated so my appointment was a total of almost 2 hours for a healthy mouth. Why am i penalized?
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 21, 2015
Anonymous
Very satisfied
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 20, 2015
Christopher D.
As always the staff is friendly and efficient. Jenny and Terence get special shout outs for complimenting my shirt.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 14, 2015
Lizet H.
Great customer service got in the same day as a new patient !!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 7, 2015
Anonymous
Everyone at ESD made my son's first visit to a dentist a fun and comfortable one. He fell in love with Alex the dinosaur and also learned to brush the Dino's teeth :)
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 6, 2015
Michael M.
I was sure to complement the staff as I left my appointment. Everyone far exceeded my expectations and I will definitely return as long as my Dental Insurance is aligned with the office.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
November 6, 2015
Anonymous
Very pleasant personnel. Excellent care in effort to preserve tooth.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 27, 2015
Carla P.
Absolutely the Best dental care of professionalism, compassion and positiveness I have ever encountered. I am 58 and have always tried to care for my teeth so I have been to other dental offices and I will never go back there again. Escondido smiles is the best caring facility anyone can go to. After 58 yrs. I do not dread getting my teeth repaired and now even cosmetically cared for. Thank you!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 23, 2015
Matthew A.
Dr Patel is a fabulous dentist! We are very pleased to refer her to our friends and family
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 17, 2015
Jennifer D.
The whole staff was friendly from start to finish and it seemed like everyone working there truly loves their job. Made me feel confident in my dental office choice!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 17, 2015
Lara J.
Stress free. Thank you.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 14, 2015
Lynda P.
The office, and the MD have been UNBELIEVABLY patient with me, and in trying to explain a "plan" , understand that I, do not understand, what I will be able to do . I don't show my teeth when I smile, normally, but I might learn to if I stay with these people long enough! I'm actually astounded at the pleasantness of the whole dental group, as a group of people who not only work very professionally with each other, but have included me in their process!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 8, 2015
Anja K.
I had a LOT of questions and a LOT of things that needed to get done...I was treated very nicely, ALL my questions were answered and my financial situation was taken into account. I felt like the dentist actually cared about me, and my smile and my individual situation! THANK YOU!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 7, 2015
Lisa D.
Everybody is jused wonderful
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 6, 2015
Sanjukta P.
Dr.Patel is amazing!!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
October 6, 2015
Hoyt H.
Only criticism: I had to wait 15 minutes. I have never had that long a wait with other dentists offices.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 30, 2015
Janell R.
Awesome staff!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 25, 2015
Helen K.
what can I say, love going to the dentist and seeing everyone there
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 24, 2015
Alicia L.
Escondido Smiles was able to fit me in and work with my crazy schedule. I was in and out within an hour and left absolutely happy with my cleaning! My Dentist and Hygienist walked me through the entire processed and made me feel like family. Thank you for your professionalism and caring staff.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 15, 2015
Amanda L.
Amazing!! Works with my schedule as well as my budget.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
September 2, 2015
Sheila F.
This was the best dental office that I have visited in the past 20 years
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
August 28, 2015
Madeline R.
My overall experience was delightful. Every member of the team was friendly from when I first walked through the door until I left. I have experienced awful dental visits previous to this visit, so I am prepared to ask all necessary questions (to the point of annoyance) until I fully understand the process, procedure, cost, etc. I make sure that I am never blind sided by any of the former. The staff at Escondido Smiles office was very patient with explaining everything to me and making sure I clearly understood everything! I couldn't have left feeling better about my visit and my future visits. Thank you :)
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
August 6, 2015
Sarah M.
Please ensure your staff are at the front of office when business hours start. I arrived just before my 07:30 appointment to a completely empty front office (two other patients were there and had also not been greeted or checked in). We waited over 5 minutes before I decided to go find someone, and found ALL the staff chit-chatting in a back room! I had to say there were people waiting before they started moving, then 6-8 staff members all came up to the front at the same time. No apologies or explanation given, either.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
July 22, 2015
Thomas C.
great
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
July 8, 2015
Anonymous
amazing experience. great staff !
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
July 3, 2015
Martine H.
I really appreciated the kindness and professionalism that I received from my last visit to your office yesterday. Thank you so much.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 28, 2015
Carol D.
Your office is great Thank you for being so quick and on top of everything.
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 22, 2015
Alice B.
Great office, great people, knowledgeable, great dentist. I highly recommend this office!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 21, 2015
Regan M.
Wonderful! We went for her very first appointment, she was nervous going in but from the moment she walked in she was comfortable. She did not shed 1 tear, in fact she walked out excited to go back. The hygienist showed her everything first, made her comfortable before doing anything and then when it was time for the dr she came in right away, there was no waiting in the room and getting nervous time! Just loved the staff and the experience, easy appointment Thank you!
Escondido Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics
June 20, 2015
Anonymous
Everyone in the office is amazing, but the wait was long, and my child became unnecessarily scared and upset from attempting the x rays.