La Mesa
5601 Grossmont Center Dr
Suite 200
La Mesa, CA 91942
(619) 462-2272

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Dentist Office Hours
Mon:
9:00am - 6:00pm
Tue:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Thu:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri:
8:00am - 4:30pm
Sat:
CLOSED
Sun:
CLOSED

SmileCare La Mesa
Meet Your La Mesa Dentists


 Dr. Amanda Rice
Dr. Amanda Rice, La Mesa General Dentist
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 Dr. Conrad Drinkwater
Dr. Conrad Drinkwater, La Mesa General Dentist
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 Dr. Gary Altenburg
Dr. Gary Altenburg, La Mesa Endodontist
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 Dr. Mirna Baboselac-Nguyen
Dr. Mirna Baboselac-Nguyen, La Mesa Orthodontist

Dr. Mirna Baboselac Nguyen is passionate about creating beautiful smiles, and always puts forth her best effort to understand and address her patients’ needs. She offers a variety of services including braces and Invisalign to correct problems such as crowding, crossbite, open bite, protruding teeth, teeth that erupted in the wrong place, gaps between teeth, and jaw misalignment. Dr. Baboselac Nguyen starts seeing kids beginning at age 7, which is when the American Association of Orthodontists recommends children receive their first orthodontic consultation to determine what kind of orthodontic treatment they will need in the future.

Dr. Mirna Baboselac Nguyen earned her orthodontics certificate from Maimonides Medical Center, and completed a General Practice residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, both in Brooklyn, NY. She earned her dental degree from the University of Montréal in Quebec, Canada.

She is a member of the American Board of Orthodontics, American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, and Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists. Dr. Baboselac Nguyen enjoys traveling, reading, learning new languages, sports, working out, dancing, photography, movies, and cooking. She speaks French, English, Croatian, Italian, and Spanish.

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Education
  • Orthodontics certificate, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • General Practice residency, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD), University of Montreal in Quèbec, Canada
  • Diploma of College Studies in Science, Letters and Arts, College de Jonquière, Saquenay, Canada

Affiliations
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists


 Dr. Mirwais Hussainy
Dr. Mirwais Hussainy, La Mesa Oral Surgeon

Mirwais Hussainy, DDS, has been in practice since 2003. He is board certified with the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and provides a variety of services including oral cancer biopsies, bone grafting, cosmetic surgery, dental implants, dentoalveolar surgery, wisdom teeth extractions, gummy smile surgery, facial trauma surgery, sinus lift, TMJ disorder treatment, pre-prosthetic surgery, orthodontic exposure of teeth, and orthognathic surgery. He treats adults, teenagers, and children starting at age 7 and is fluent in English and Persian.

Dr. Hussainy earned his dental degree from the University of California in San Francisco, and his specialty degree from Harbor UCLA Medical Center. He is a member of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, the California Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Association, and the California Dental Association.

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Education
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California in San Francisco
  • Specialty training from Harbor UCLA Medical Center

Affiliations
  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • California Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association


 Dr. Truska Mahmood
Dr. Truska Mahmood, La Mesa Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Truska Mahmood loves helping children smile. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, then attended University of Nevada, Las Vegas to complete a pediatric dental residency. Dr. Mahmood specializes in treating infants through adolescents, including children with special needs. As an outdoor enthusiast, she enjoys hiking, snowboarding and spending time with family. Dr. Mahmood has spent countless hours volunteering her time at dental clinics, and treating underserved children in Guatemala.

Dr. Mahmood is passionate about creating a positive dental experience for her young patients and for their parents. She is committed to making your child’s visit as relaxing and fun as possible to help them develop healthy habits that will lead to lifelong smiles. Dr. Mahmood looks forward to working with you to ensure your child has a great experience. 

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Education
  • Pediatric dental residency, University of Nevada Las Vegas
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
  • B.S. Science, Biology, University of Colorado at Denver

Affiliations
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • California Society of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • San Diego County Dental Society

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