Smile by Design Dental Group

Dr. Michael Choi-Prosthodontist & Smile Specialist Dr. Choi is both a prosthodontist and an implant specialist. He has completed more than 4,000 implant surgeries and restorations.

Dr. Choi has trained with some of the world's most prominent implant dentists and is rapidly becoming known in the area as a leader in the field. Dr. Choi received his doctor's degree from Seoul, South Korea in 1986. After serving his country as a military doctor, Dr. Choi entered the advanced implant preceptorship program at UCLA mainly doing research about dental implant interface and mechanics

Operating as usual

Photos from Smile by Design Dental Group's post 03/08/2021

Full mouth reconstruction ‼️ swipe right for more 😍
Dr. Choi opened her bite, making more space for these beautiful emax veneers/ crowns. Message if you have any questions!!
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02/05/2020

UPDATE:
Free gingival tissue graft. Only 2 weeks of healing 💕 it looks perfect. As time goes on the gum redness should go down as well as the swelling! It’s so crazy how the human body adapts and heals so quickly 🤩
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01/27/2020

Treated lower crowding with Lower Invisalign treatment. Patient only had to wear Invisalign trays on the lower. Beautiful results. 💕
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01/24/2020

Free Gingival Tissue Graft
Gum recession can be very sensitive and unappealing, especially on front teeth. This is a good solution for you, if you suffer from this. Stay tuned for the results 🤩🥳
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01/23/2020

Composite fillings placed on lower front teeth. Teeth positioning corrected after Invisalign treatment. Giving enough space for filling material. 🤩🤩🤩
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01/22/2020

Beautiful results using KOR! Contact us for more information

12/03/2019

** DISCLAIMER ** (sensitive content)
Free Gingival Tissue Graft
Treatment for gun recession, beautiful work, beautiful results 🦷
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11/18/2019

Extraction, implant, temporary crown same day!! 🤩
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11/06/2019

Black triangle space treated 🤩
Composite filling placed to fill space. Perfect color match for a natural appearance.
Do you have any black triangles ? Let us help 🔺🖤
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11/04/2019

Zoom whitening done ✅ : 2 hour process
Composite Filling done to fix chipped tooth ✅ : less than 30 minutes, pain free ! Injection free !🤩🤩🤩
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10/31/2019

Love our patients and their Halloween attire 😍🎃😍🎃😍🎃😍🎃
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07/11/2019

Happy Thursday everyone!! 1 day closer to Friday 🤣
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06/18/2019

☀️Monthly Special☀️

Come in for a free implant consultation and take advantage of our monthly special on dental implants! This special does include a complimentary CT scan. That’s a $750 value!!!
Dr. Choi has placed over 20,000 implants over the past 27 years in the field. Give us a call today and schedule your free consultation and have Dr. Choi answer all your questions for you!☺️
We are located in Irvine!
💻 www.implantdentistirvine.com
📧 [email protected]
☎️ (949) 786-2820
Or feel free to message us on here to schedule your next appointment!
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implantdentistirvine.com 06/06/2019

What Symptoms Point Toward Sleep Apnea? - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Find out the common symptoms of sleep apnea to find out if you have it and what to do if you show any of the warning signs of this sleep disorder. #SleepApnea #SleepDisorder
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implantdentistirvine.com Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder that causes an individual to stop breathing for short periods of time throughout the night. While many people are affected by this sleep disorder on a daily basis, some individuals with this disorder have never received a diagnosis. However, this disorder can r...

implantdentistirvine.com 05/28/2019

How to Make Sure Your Dental Veneers Last - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Thinking about getting dental veneers to hide any imperfections in your teeth? Great! Read more about why veneers are worth exploring. #DentalVeneers #Laminates
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implantdentistirvine.com Wondering if dental veneers are the right choice for you? When you are living with one or more tooth imperfections, it is likely that you do not feel as confident as you should when you smile. Life is simply too short to live with a smile that you are not always proud to show off, …

implantdentistirvine.com 04/17/2019

4 Urgent Signs You Should Visit Your Dentist in Irvine for a Checkup - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Want to know of a few urgent signs that may indicate a need for a checkup? Read more in this article as we go over four warning signs! #Dental #Checkup #WarningSigns
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04/16/2019

Dr. Choi creating healthy smiles! Have recession you would like to get rid of! Call us today and ask us about tissue grafting! #dentalrecession #dentistry #softtissuegraft #implant #dentalimplants #dentalcrowns #drchoi #smiles #healthytissue #dentalcrowns #veneers #holywoodsmile #irvine #california #dentaltherapy #happypatients

implantdentistirvine.com 04/10/2019

Missing One or More Teeth? Porcelain Implants Are One Possible Solution - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Look into getting more information about porcelain implants to replace your missing teeth. If you are missing one or more of your teeth, then you should find a tooth replacement option that meets your specific needs. Porcelain implants are a possible solution to your missing teeth problem. #Irvine #Implats #CosmeticDentist
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implantdentistirvine.com 03/27/2019

5 Cornerstones of Good Dental Care - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Learn more about the cornerstones of good dental care and their contributions to maintaining proper oral health and beautiful smile. #Dental #Care #Cornerstones
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implantdentistirvine.com Are you looking for information on what constitutes good dental care? Excellent oral hygiene is not only good for a beautiful smile but also to prevent many tooth and gum infections. According to the World Health Organization, a person has optimal oral health when their oral cavity and face are free...

implantdentistirvine.com 03/27/2019

4 Reasons People Choose Dental Implants to Replace Missing Teeth - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Learn why people are choosing dental implants over other tooth replacement options, and then determine if you want to move forward with implants. #Dental #Implants
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implantdentistirvine.com Dental implants are a popular tooth replacement option for many different reasons. Losing a tooth can be scary, but dental implants can help ease your mind. Here are four primary reasons why people are choosing this dental treatment. Dental implants are easy to care for Of the many tooth replacement...

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Implant Restoration for a Loose Dental Implant - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Learn more in this article as we discuss loose dental implants and how a person can achieve restoration from it. This article may be helpful if your implant is loose! #Implant #Restoration #Dental
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implantdentistirvine.com Dental implants offer people a chance to restore missing teeth or teeth that are severely damaged. They are a newer dental appliance that provides an array of benefits. However, this isn’t to say that dental implants don’t have their flaws. Just like with any other type of dental appliances, den...

03/22/2019

We would like to wish Dr. Choi a very happy birthday today!! 🎂 🎁 #birthdayboy #birthday #dentist #dentalimplants #dentistry #irvine #drchoi #cosmetic #implants #cake #gifts #party

03/22/2019

Like father like daughter! Look who came to assist Dr. Choi today! #dentistry #daughter #dentalsurgery #dentalimplants #implants #cosmetics #smile #fatherdaughter #dentalcrowns #california #holywoodsmile

implantdentistirvine.com 02/18/2019

How Long Does an Implant Restoration Take? - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Find out how long an implant restoration takes, and determine whether or not dental implants are right for you. Implant restorations involve several steps to fully complete. #ImplantRestoration #IrvineCA
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implantdentistirvine.com Implant restoration is a great way to replace missing teeth and restore the appearance of your smile while also helping to ensure good oral health in the long-term. However, many choose not to receive the teeth replacement care they need out of fear that the process is extremely invasive and time-co...

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How an Implant Dentist Uses the Bone in Your Jaw - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Looking for information on an implant dentist? Specifically how they use the bone in your jaw to insert one or more dental implants so you can once again have a full set of teeth? #ImplantDentist #IrvineCA
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Dental Implant Placement and Your Gums - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

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Is a Dental Implants Procedure Considered Oral Surgery? - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Read to learn if a dental implants procedure is considered oral surgery. #OralSurgery #IrvineCA
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Am I a Candidate to Replace Teeth with Dental Implants? - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Learn how dentists replace teeth with dental implants and see if this method can restore your smile. #Dental #Implants #IrvineCA

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The Implant Dentist and the Procedures they Perform - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

See how an implant dentist can restore your smile and confidence with these modern procedures.
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Implant Dentist: Finding the Right One - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

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How to Care for a New Dental Implant - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Getting ready to have a dental implant installed? Read on to learn about dental implant care so you can keep your new implant and gums healthy. #DentalImplants #ImplantDentist #DentalCare
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Factors to Consider Before Dental Implants - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Dental implants can be a scary and daunting idea. There are multiple factors to consider before committing to one of these implants. Ready to learn more? #DentalImplants #ImplantDentist #OralHygiene
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implantdentistirvine.com There are multiple factors to consider before committing to one of these implants. Ready to learn more?

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Is a Dental Implant an Artificial Tooth Root? - Smile by Design Dental Group Irvine California

Dental implants are used to replace missing or damaged teeth as a permanent alternative to cosmetic dentistry. If you are looking for a permanent solution for your damaged teeth, implants might be right for you. #DentalImplants #ImplantDentist #SmileMakeover
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implantdentistirvine.com If you are looking for a permanent solution for your damaged teeth, implants might be right for you.

Our Story

Dr. Choi is both a prosthodontist and an implant specialist. He has completed more than 20,000 implant surgeries and restorations. Dr. Choi has trained with some of the world's most prominent implant dentists and is rapidly becoming known in the area as a leader in the field.

Dr. Choi received his doctor's degree from Seoul, South Korea in 1986. After serving his country as a military doctor, Dr. Choi entered the advanced implant preceptorship program at UCLA mainly doing research about dental implant interface and mechanics (later published in the JOMI).

In 1994, Dr. Choi entered the advanced prosthodontic program at Loma Linda University, graduating with a certificate in Prosthodontics. In 1996, he entered the advanced Implant dentistry program graduating with a certificate in implant dentistry. After serving a year as assistant professor at Loma Linda, he went into private practice. In the mean time, he published an article about dental implants in the prestigious International Journal of Oral Maxillofacial Implants.

Also, he has given many lectures as well as taught hands-on courses to other clinicians on dental implants and cosmetics. Dr. Choi's memberships:

American Dental Assoiciation
California State Dental Association
Orange County Dental Society
Academy of Osseointegration
Prosthodontic Residency, Loma Linda University
Advanced Implant Dentisrty Residency 3 years Loma Linda University
Irvine Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Choi has improved the dental health of families throughout the greater Irvine area. We understand that good oral health is essential for keeping the entire body healthy.

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Tuesday 10am - 6pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
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