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Our Prosthodontist in Laguna Hills, CA
Our Prosthodontist in Laguna Hills, CA

Antoanela GarbaceaDDS, MSD, FACP, FAAID

Dr. Antoanela Garbacea is a distinguished Board-Certified Prosthodontist and Board-Certified Implantologist, recognized for her expertise in the field of dentistry. Her academic journey includes a notable Dual Major Residency Program in Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry at Loma Linda University, where she immersed herself in comprehensive training from 2009 to 2014. During this period, she also earned a Master of Science in Dentistry degree, further solidifying her commitment to excellence in her profession.
A Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Dr. Garbacea stands as a testament to her dedication to advancing dental knowledge and practices. Additionally, she is an esteemed Member of the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, as well as an active participant in the American and California Dental Associations.
Dr. Garbacea's academic foundation includes the attainment of her DDS degree from the University of Medicine and Pharmacy, School of Dentistry in Romania in 1998. Her international education has contributed to the breadth of her understanding in dentistry, enriching her perspectives and approach to patient care.
Currently serving as an Assistant Professor in the Restorative Department at Loma Linda University, Dr. Garbacea continues to impart her knowledge and expertise to the next generation of dental professionals. Her contributions extend beyond the classroom, with published scientific articles in esteemed dental journals and chapters in books focusing on prosthodontics and implant dentistry.
In her private practice, Dr. Garbacea specializes exclusively in prosthodontics and implant dentistry, showcasing her proficiency in managing complex patient situations. Her commitment to delivering top-notch care is evident in her comprehensive and personalized approach, making her a sought-after professional in the field.
Dr. Antoanela Garbacea's multifaceted career, encompassing education, research, and private practice, reflects her unwavering commitment to the advancement of prosthodontics and implant dentistry. With a reputation for excellence, she continues to make significant contributions to the dental community, leaving an indelible mark on the world of dentistry.

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James Kiho KangDMD, MS, FACP

Dr. Kang is a Board-Certified Prosthodontist and a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists. He completed his DMD degree and his Prosthodontics Residency at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA. For over 25 years, he has provided high-quality, personalized patient care in simple to advanced Prosthodontics, Esthetic Dentistry and Implant Dentistry.

Dr. Kang is currently a Professor at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. Before moving to the West Coast, he was a Professor and Director of the Prosthodontics Residency Program and the Digital Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry Fellowship Program at Tufts University.

Dr. Kang has contributed to numerous scientific and clinical publications in the fields of Prosthodontics, Implant Dentistry and Digital Dentistry. He has served on the Editorial Review Board of the Journal of Prosthodontics and was Co-Editor for the digital editions of “ACP Study Guide for Board Certification in Prosthodontics”.

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Dana DinicaDDS

Dana Dinica DDS is a general dentist practicing comprehensive and aesthetic dentistry for more than 23 years. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania. She completed the Postgraduate Program at Loma Linda University and passed the Dental Board of California in 2003.Since than she practices in beautiful Mission Viejo where she resides with her husband, son and her standard poodle.
She is an Associate Professor at West Coast University, member of the American Dental Education Association, American, California, and Orange County Dental Associations, and to maintain her expertise in the most advanced procedures, she completes numerous hours of continuing education every year. When not in the office she is enjoying hiking, traveling and reading.
She is a gifted dentist who enjoys performing complicated general and cosmetic procedures for adults and children. She has a lovely personality, and her manner is calm and kind. Her emphasis on patient comfort as well as keeping up to date with the latest advances in dentistry enable her to provide her patients with the best quality of care in the field.
Dr. Dinica has a wide range of experience in different areas of dentistry, from cosmetic and restorative to surgical treatments. Her approach to your treatment starts with patiently listening to her patients. Then, after a complete and thorough examination, she reviews and discusses the diagnosis and treatment options with you. Our patients rave about his thoroughness and attention to detail.

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Xuan YueDDS, Maxillofacial Prosthodontist

Dr. Xuan Yue is a maxillofacial prosthodontist. She received her bachelor’s degree in
bioengineering from UCLA. After completing her undergraduate career, she decided to combine
her passion and her strength and follow the family tradition of becoming a dentist.
Dr. Yue received her dental degree from UCLA and went through a one-year general practice
residency at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. She felt the urge to further advance her
knowledge and skills and completed a three- year Advanced Prosthodontics specialty training at
her alma mater UCLA. She then completed a fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthetics and Oral
Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas where she was trained to treat and restore
patients who have gone through cancer treatment.
Dr. Yue’s practice is limited to prosthodontics and maxillofacial prosthetics. She specializes in
complex restorative, implant and removable dentistry.
Dr. Yue strives to provide the best treatment for her patients. She stays up-to- date with
current dental developments and new technology by attending continuing education courses.
Dr. Yue is a fellow of American College of Prosthodontics, a fellow of American Academy of
Maxillofacial Prosthetics. She also serves as a part time faculty at UCLA School of Dentistry.

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Meet Danielle, our Dental Treatment Coordinator at Laguna Hills Prosthodontics. Starting as a dental assistant in 2014, Danielle has transitioned into her current role, dedicated to ensuring patient happiness and the highest quality care from our doctors. Join us to experience Danielle's commitment to excellence in dental care.

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