Meet Our Team

Our Newport Beach Dental Team

Meet Dr. David Wilhelm, DDS, the visionary force behind the captivating world of cosmetic dentistry. With over 35 years of unparalleled expertise, Dr. Wilhelm has transformed Newport Dental Arts into a sanctuary of dental excellence nestled in the heart of Newport Beach, California. His mission? To craft smiles that not only radiate beauty but also redefine the art of dental care.

A graduate of the prestigious University of Pacific School Dentistry in vibrant San Francisco, Dr. Wilhelm’s journey to dental greatness was marked by a relentless pursuit of perfection. His dedication led him to embark on a transformative odyssey in cosmetic dentistry, earning him not one, but two coveted certifications from the World Clinical Laser Institute – an Associate Fellowship Certification and a Fellowship Certification. Armed with these advanced techniques, Dr. Wilhelm wields the powerful Biolase® laser with surgical precision, creating a realm of dental possibilities with minimal discomfort and a swift path to recovery.

In this realm of innovation, Dr. Wilhelm’s mastery extends far beyond laser wizardry. He is a virtuoso in the realm of porcelain veneers, dental implants, and same-day crowns, crafting smiles that are nothing short of breathtaking. For those seeking orthodontic perfection without the hassle of traditional braces, Dr. Wilhelm offers the remarkable Invisalign® treatment, where teeth straighten discreetly and seamlessly.

However, Dr. Wilhelm’s dedication to his patients extends beyond clinical excellence. He believes that the comforts of home should accompany every dental visit. Inside his office, you’ll find the aroma of fresh-baked cookies and the warmth of a comforting cup of coffee, welcoming you to a world of relaxation. Dr. Wilhelm’s office boasts plush massage chairs, elevating your dental experience to a luxurious escape. In the pursuit of utmost patient safety, he employs sterilized water, minimizing any risk of bacteria.

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Dr. David Wilhelm, DDS

Beyond his sanctuary of dental artistry, Dr. Wilhelm is a luminary in the world of dentistry, holding esteemed memberships in professional organizations such as the Orange County Dental Society, the California Dental Society, and the American Dental Society. He is not just a member but an integral part of the Orange County Dental Academy, where he serves on the Board of Directors, shaping the future of dental care.

With a passion for continuous growth, Dr. Wilhelm has donned the hat of a committee member and a peer review committee chairman at the Orange County Dental Society. These roles, alongside his memberships and certifications, enable him to remain at the forefront of technological advancements and groundbreaking techniques in the dynamic field of cosmetic dentistry.

In summary, Dr. David Wilhelm, DDS, is not just a dentist; he is a luminary, a maestro, and a creator of smiles that defy convention. His journey is a testament to the boundless possibilities that await within the realm of modern dentistry, and his patients are the fortunate recipients of his extraordinary vision. Welcome to a world where smiles are crafted with precision and care, where dental excellence is an art, and where Dr. Wilhelm is the master of this captivating symphony.

At Newport Dental Arts OC, creating beautiful smiles is a team effort, and I couldn’t do it without my amazing dental family by my side. Our talented team is well-versed in the latest dental technologies, allowing us to offer top-notch aesthetic dentistry right here in Newport Beach, California. Let me introduce you to the incredible individuals who make it all possible. Take a moment to explore their biographies below and get to know our exceptional team at Newport Dental Arts OC.

Dr. David Wilhelm


Registered Dental Assistant/Expanded Functions
Jamie has enjoyed working with Dr. Wilhelm for the past 15 years, and she has been in the dental field for 21 years. She enjoys using new technology and working as a team. In her free time, Jamie enjoys being with family, walking, running, cooking, and having dinners by the beach.


Registered Dental Assistant
Dena has been part of Dr. Wilhelm’s team for ten years, and she has been in the dental field for 29 years. She enjoys getting to know her patients and informing them of all the new technology. Dena enjoys spending time with family and friends. She loves hiking, going to the beach, and long walks with her dog, Sasha.


Laboratory Ceramist
Emilio has been in the dental field for twenty-eight years, and he has been Dr. Wilhelm’s ceramist for the last twenty years. He enjoys photography and mountain biking. In his free time, he can be found spending time with his family, friends, and enjoying the outdoors.


Front Office
Amber has been working in dentistry for over 15 years and feels very fortunate to be part of Dr. Wilhelm’s team! When Amber is not working, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband Jose, working out and taking bike rides by the beach. Amber is also an animal rights activist and works in our community fostering and finding homes for our furry friends. She has 2 pups of her own at home, Luna & Daisy.


Office Administrator
Janna has been in dentistry for 30 years. She is well versed in dental insurance, making sure that the patient receives the most out of their coverage. She is a resident of Huntington Beach and enjoys all the outdoor activities that the city offers. You can find her either on the tennis court, where she competes in tournaments, or on the golf course, having a fun round.


Office Administrator
Sari has enjoyed working in the dental field for over 25 years. She loves knowing that she is part of an industry that helps patients stay healthy and keeps their smiles beautiful!


Dental Hygienist
Nancy's Bio...stay tuned!