Thanks For Choosing Dixon Orthodontics

We are one of San Diego’s most trusted and highest rated Orthodontic practices, conveniently located close to the 5 and 805 freeways in San Diego. Our wonderful orthodontic team, led by Drs. Laura Hunt and Brenda Caillouel, are committed to providing the highest quality orthodontic care to patients of all ages using the most advanced technology.

We Believe Our Patients Deserve The Best Care Available, and our team is continually improving and upgrading our services. We are pleased to offer state-of-the-art appliances and revolutionary services, such as:

Itero Digital Orthodontic Impressions

The cutting edge impression technology allows us to take your impressions with no goopy, impression material. Your teeth and oral features are captured quickly and easily by a scanner and then digitally rendered for the ultimate in accuracy and speed.

Invisalign®

The latest in invisible braces, Invisalign® straightens teeth using a series of clear, plastic aligners that are comfortable and removable. Invisalign® is a popular choice for adults and older teens who are concerned about the appearance of braces during normal daily activities. Invisalign offers the flexibility of wearing braces at more convenient times of the day. We additionally offer Invisalign® Teen for our younger patients.

Ceramic braces

Ceramic braces are made of translucent material. They are comfortable and very durable. If you are looking for traditional braces without the appearance of visible metal brackests, you may want to consider clear ceramic braces.

A Fun Experience

From our space themed office and iPads in the reception room, to employing the newest technologies and materials, your kids will look forward to their next orthodontic visit. At Dixon Orthodontics, our board-certified orthodontist Orthodontists are specialty trained to provide top-notch orthodontic care for adults and children. Dr. Hunt, and Dr. Caillouel provide comprehensive treatment for your child, ensuring that all of their dental needs are met in a fun and engaging environment.

The earlier the orthodontic evaluation, the better the chances of preventing problems. Dr. Hunt, and Dr. Caillouel are trained to work with children, and parents as well, educating them on the importance of strong, healthy teeth that will help your child chew easily, speak clearly and feel good about his/her appearance.

We believe good communication between you and our office is important to overall treatment success. Our knowledgeable staff is available to answer any questions you may have, and parents are always welcome in the treatment area to observe their child’s progress.

Meet Our Doctors

As a parent, choosing the right dental home is extremely important. The relationship that you establish with your child’s dentist plays an important role to help maintain optimal oral health throughout your child’s lifetime.

Dr. Hunt

Dr. Hunt received her BA in Physiology/Cell Biology from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1981. She graduated from UCLA School of Dentistry in 1985, with a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. In June of 1987 she graduated from the University of California at San Francisco, School of Dentistry, receiving a Certificate in Advanced General Dentistry.

She continued her studies at UCSF, School of Dentistry, receiving her certificate in Orthodontics in June 1989. Dr. Hunt was a Dean’s List Scholar at UCSB the entire time she studied there, and graduated with High Honors. She received an Outstanding Service Award from UCLA.

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Dr. Caillouel

Dr. Caillouel received a degree in dentistry from the University of the Pacific and graduated with numerous awards, including the Arthur A. Dugoni Excellence in Clinical Care Award, the Colgate-Palmolive Clinical Research Awards, National Dean’s List for scholastic achievement, and the International Congress of Oral Implantoligists Award. Her undergraduate degree is in Biology from the University of California, San Diego.

Dr. Caillouel is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists.

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Before & After

Use the photo slider on the right to compare before and after. Our meticulous attention to detail with restorative dental work creates beautiful results. Here at Dixon Orthodontics, we take pride in creating healthy smiles for our patients. Chipped and fractured teeth are no match for our dentists! Check out this before and after photo… even the most damaged teeth can be restored by our skilled care.

Your initial appointment will consist of a thorough examination and a discussion of potential treatment options.

Your scheduled appointment time has been reserved specifically for you. We request 48-hours notice if you need to cancel your appointment.

We are conveniently located close to the 5 and 805 freeways in San Diego. Please visit the contact page for our address, and directions to our office.

Please feel free to contact us by phone during business hours, or by e-mail. After hours, you may contact us through our answering service.

"At Dixon Orthodontics, you are more than just a patient, you are family!"

Our Team Is Highly-Qualified

We work together to provide personalized service and an enjoyable orthodontic experience at each visit.

If you have any questions about our practice, please contact us. We’ll be glad to assist you in any way we can!

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