Vanek Dentistry is your local family dentist office, providing services for people throughout the Costa Mesa area including cosmetic dentistry, family dentistry, and orthodontics. Dr. Vanek is dedicated to educating patients about the options that are available to them for keeping their teeth in good health or to transform their smile using orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry and implant dentistry. He strives to put a beautiful smile on every face and does so throughout Orange County.
He is a dentist Costa Mesa families trust and consistently receives positive patient reviews. By utilizing cutting edge dental technology that includes gum tracking software, he can complete dental procedures in less time while helping patients to feel more comfortable. We are the best dentist in town, offering our patients amenities not commonly found in other offices. We make visiting the dentist a fun and relaxing experience and as a pediatric dentist we ensure that patients of all ages are comfortable.
As a general dentist, Dr. Vanek provides comprehensive care for our patients including natural looking fillings, sealants, crowns, bridges, root canal therapy, orthodontics, and Invisalign clear braces. Additionally, he is recognized for his superior skill in providing general dentistry, implant dentistry, extractions, teeth whitening and more. With skill, vision, and precision Vanek Dentistry provides the quality care your family deserves. In fact, Dr. Vanek’s experience is so vast that he has been providing small educational seminars and was even interviewed on an episode of Phenomenal Health.
We invite you to call Vanek Dentistry at (714) 545-7157 to make an appointment or drop by our offices. If you need a sedation dentist in Costa Mesa, CA, come experience the superior service and technology offered by our team. Vanek Dentistry provides the quality dental care your family deserves.
Jonathan AguilarPOSITION:(DA) Dental Assistant
TOWN RAISED: Santa Ana
EDUCATION: Graduated from Everest College DA Program & Segerstrom High School
FAMILY: I am the oldest of 3 children.
FUN FACT: I played the Clarinet through middle school and high school, participating in marching band for 4 years.
Edith VelascoPOSITION:Front Office Assistant TOWN RAISED: Orange County EDUCATION: Graduated from Everest College DA Program YEARS IN DENTISTRY: since 2011 FAMILY: I have wonderful parents and 1 sister. FUNFACT: I enjoy playing sports, watching movies, and eating!!
Vivian TranPOSITION:Dental Assistant (DA) TOWN RAISED: Irvine EDUCATION: BS of Psychobiology from U.C.L.A. FAMILY: Two brothers. FUNFACT: I enjoy spending time with my crazy-fun Uncle James and our family, playing tennis and I like sailing.
Mary Ann McConnellPOSITION:Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) TOWN RAISED: Rochester Hills, Michigan EDUCATION: Dental Hygiene @ Univ of San Francisco & additional studies at the Univeristy of Hawaii YEARS IN DENTISTRY: 25+ years FAMILY: I have 2 wonderful adult sons. FUNFACT: I love being active with sports & creative with the fine arts.
Lorraine MahlerPOSITION:Dental Assistant (RDA) TOWN: Minocqua, Wisconsin
EDUCATION: Nicollet College in Wisconsin-Tech school for Dental assisting
YEARS IN DENTISTRY: since 2002
FAMILY: Three awesome children, one daughter and twin boys.
FUN FACT: I love California, the sun, walks and riding bikes.
Lorraine Mahler is our acting Back office manager. Lorraine has worked with Dr. Vanek since 2003 as his primary chairside dental assistant. We have the Midwest to thank for Lorraine’s unmistakable charm; until recently Lorraine was a Wisconsin local & fortunately for us, she returned to California where she was raised (in Long Beach). Lorraine is blessed with three great kids, who can be seen in and around the office often.
Vivian is a UCLA Bruin who plans to attend dental school in the near future. She is a working intern learning everything she can about dentistry before going back for her D.D.S. Degree.