8375 University Ave
La Mesa, CA 91942

Mon: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Tue: Closed

Wed - Fri: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Sat - Sun: Closed

100.0% would refer friends and family to us

4 stars Verified customer

The office was incredibly nice and clean. The staff was friendly. I was not impressed with 2 things - hence only 4 stars. First- a non staff member was behind the counter (a spouse) while my record was being reviewed. This is a huge confidentiality breach! Second, they were running late I was not brought back until 15 min after my appointment started and did not begin to have my teeth cleaned until 20 minutes later. I was late to my classes after because I was there for1.5 hours. I know places can get behind in the afternoon- so I was not terribly irritated but it is still worth reviewing.

5 stars Verified customer

This is by far the best experience I have had with a dental office. Extremely friendly and comfortable atmosphere. The dental areas all appear exceptionally clean. The equipment is modern and the dentist ensures that I am aware of everything he is doing to each tooth and that I am as comfortable as possible. I also like that the woman in the front office is professional and gave me information about a cash pay program that allowed me to save a bit of money without me having to ask.

I am extremely happy that I have finally found a trustworthy, functional and friendly dentist office in La Mesa.

4 stars Customer since 2009

Just had my teeth cleaned...Dr. Michels did one side and the hygienist did the other...lol. All was good....he was just 30 minutes late getting started.

4 stars Verified customer

Lupita is thorough and professional and yet still maintains a pleasant demeanor.

I am glad you changed the music from hip hop to something more relaxing.

Nice, clean environment but I missed the butterflies on the ceiling.

Michels Family Dental replied:

Lupita takes very good care of our patients, we are happy to have her. Our apologies on the music. It is set to a station that plays various types so we can accommodate all genres.

5 stars Verified customer

You walk in and see a staff that is just positive and welcoming! Along with pleasant people comes professionalism and people who know what they're doing.

Michels Family Dental replied:

Having great patients such as yourself always makes it easier! Thank you so much!

4 stars Customer since 1992

Friendly, competent, professional

4 stars Customer since 2014

The staff was super friendly. Overall it was great experience , even though I hate going to the dentist :)

5 stars Customer since 2014

I hadn't been to the dentist in years because I've always been afraid of it, having had a bad experience as a child. I came here to Michels Family Dental and as soon as I walked in I was received not as a patient but almost like a friend who was visiting. All the people there were super nice but especially the doctor and his two assistants who treated me Kim and Marco. I have definitely regained trust in dentists and I owe it all to Michels Family Dental. These guys rock and I would definitely recommend them.

Michels Family Dental replied:

Alex, we like to think of our patients as friends and family so we are glad to know you feel the same!!! See you soon!

4 stars Customer since 1992

It was my first visit since the changes and I am hoping that each time I visit it won't be a new hygenist.

Michels Family Dental replied:

We were very fortunate to be able to keep both of Dr. O's hygienists. We do our best to try and keep you with whom you're comfortable with. Certain circumstances may change that but we will continue to try our best to make sure that is done.

5 stars Customer since 1992

friendly, professional and I appreciate the 20% off because of no insurance

Michels Family Dental replied:

It is our pleasure Linda!

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