Patient Testimonials

“Dr. Pakiz is very easy to talk to and always works to resolve any issues I may have.”

“I am so pleased with the personal service I receive at Dr. Pakiz’s office. After hearing only good things about him from several friends, I came in to see him. Though my teeth were in fairly good condition, they needed to be straightened and I needed help resolving my teeth grinding issue.

“Though I was a little nervous about seeing a new dentist, Dr. Pakiz and his staff immediately put me at ease. The spa-like atmosphere of the office is very calming, and the office staff are personable and friendly. They always take the time to explain procedures in detail and answer all my questions, and Dr. Pakiz is very easy to talk to and always works to resolve any issues I may have.

“I have been doing very well with my Invisalign treatment since I started with Dr. Pakiz – my teeth should be straight within the year, and I no longer grind them at night! I would definitely recommend Dr. Pakiz to anyone who needs help improving their smile.”

– Therese, Invisalign

 

_MG_7020“I couldn’t be more pleased with the results – a beautiful smile that looks completely natural.”

“Several years ago, I was in an accident that damaged my front teeth. I went to Dr. Pakiz, who has been taking care of me since 2000. He is a very caring dentist and takes the time to listen to my concerns and fully explains procedures. He placed crowns on my teeth to restore my smile, and I couldn’t be more pleased with the results – a beautiful smile that looks completely natural.

“The staff here are friendly, knowledgeable, and truly care about all their patients. Whether I am visiting for a cleaning or a more involved dental procedure, I know Dr. Pakiz and his team will provide me with the best dental care. Thanks to them, I have a beautiful smile and healthy gums and teeth.”

– David, Crowns

 

_MG_7080“I have a better smile, straight teeth and a healthy mouth…”

“Dr. Pakiz and his team make a routine trip to the dentist feel like a special treat. The office is so calming and beautifully decorated, and Dr. Pakiz is gentle and patient while doing his work.

“All the staff are very knowledgeable about treatments and what works best for each person. Dr. Pakiz explains what is needed with every procedure and walks you through it so you fully understand what is happening.

“Thanks to Dr. Pakiz, I have a better smile, straight teeth and a healthy mouth, and I actually enjoy going to dentist appointments!”

– Allison, Invisalign

 

_MG_7121“He always keeps up to date on new technology and dental procedures.”

“I’ve been coming to Dr. Pakiz for over 20 years and have always enjoyed coming to the office. The staff treats me like family and makes sure I’m comfortable during whatever procedure I’m having done. The calming music, candles and friendly staff make me feel like I’m at a spa during my visit, and no matter what I have going on in my life, I always feel relaxed when I come in.

“Though I originally was a patient of the dentist who sold his practice to Dr. Pakiz, I decided to stay with Dr. Pakiz because he was ahead of his time in technology. He always keeps up to date on new technology and dental procedures so he can provide the best care. He and his staff are proactive, explain procedures very well, and have taught me great oral hygiene habits to help me maintain my teeth.

“Thanks to Dr. Pakiz’s expert care, I have healthy gums and teeth, and a better understanding of how to maintain a healthy lifestyle.”

– Karen, Cleanings

 

“From fillings to caps and Invisalign, all the outcomes from my procedures have been fabulous!”

“Dr. Pakiz is a family friend, and when I moved to Long Beach I couldn’t wait to have him as my dentist! He and his staff are professional and friendly, and the office is very welcoming. Whenever I walk in the soothing, aromatic candles and spa-like atmosphere make me feel instantly at ease.

“The dental hygienists are thorough, take their time with you and answer any questions or concerns you may have. Any work I have had with Dr. Pakiz has been great! From fillings to caps and Invisalign, all the outcomes from my procedures have been fabulous!

“I recommend Dr. Pakiz to everyone!”

– Wendy, Cosmetic Dentistry

 

“I love my results!”

“I love Dr. Pakiz – he is friendly, knowledgeable and very thorough. I came to him to have a broken front tooth fixed and he did a great job with the crown. The staff were very nice and professional, and every experience was pleasant and positive. I love my results!”

– Simone, Crowns

 

“Dr. Pakiz was very kind and thorough during my treatment.”

“I came to Dr. Pakiz looking to get a more natural smile. He gave me a great consultation and we went through a number of options, eventually settling on Invisalign. The office staff were supportive and Dr. Pakiz was very kind and thorough during my treatment. I liked the idea that Invisalign would be comfortable and as un-invasive as possible compared to traditional braces, and am now more confident in my appearance and smile as a result.”

– Jay, Invisalign

 

“I went from having crowded teeth on the bottom to having perfectly straight teeth. It’s amazing!”

“I have been coming to Dr. Pakiz’s office for over 10 years and I can’t say enough about it. My teeth were in fair condition, but they were crowded on the bottom and I needed a few crowns. Dr. Pakiz has handled all of this for me – I’ve had two crowns done as well as Invisalign treatment and I’m so glad I did! I love the results. I went from having crowded teeth on the bottom to having perfectly straight teeth. It’s amazing!

“When I come into the office I am visiting friends, not simply dental staff. They are always accommodating when I need to make schedule changes and I never have to wait when I come in for an appointment. The quality of service is top notch, the staff are up to speed with the latest technology and my cleanings are always great! I’ve only received great results with the work they’ve done.”

– Angelica, Invisalign

 

“I actually like coming in for my cleanings and other procedures.”

“I’ve been coming to Dr. Pakiz for almost two decades. His professionalism and gentle touch makes all the difference in what is for many people a less-than-pleasant experience. The staff are all nice and professional as well, and I actually like coming in for my cleanings and other procedures.

“The relaxing environment of his office always make me feel at ease when I come in. I have much better tooth and gum health as well as straighter teeth thanks to Dr. Pakiz and his staff. I recommend all my friends to come here if they are ever unhappy with their current doctor.”

– David, Cleanings

 

“I feel like all of the employees really care about me and my teeth.”

“From the moment I walk in the door to Dr. Pakiz’s office to the moment I leave I am always very comfortable. I have been coming here since I was a child and continue to see him as an adult because he is competent, knowledgeable and gives me excellent individualized care.

“Everybody knows me on a first-name basis and is very pleasant. The office staff are very efficient – I never have to wait long when I come in for an appointment, and never have to take time off from my job in order to have dental work done, which is a huge plus.

“Dr. Pakiz and his staff use wonderful teamwork to get me the best results on my procedures. I feel like all of the employees really care about me and my teeth. After each procedure they give me great advice and suggestions for at-home care so I can be proactive about keeping my teeth healthy.

“I have only had one cavity my whole life and I credit this to Dr. Pakiz’s excellent care. I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking a dental professional to help maintain your teeth.”

– Allen, Cleanings

 

“He is calm, confident, friendly, and does good work.”

“Because of Dr. Pakiz, I’ve been able to keep my teeth. I don’t know what I would have done without the crowns he put in for me – they keep my teeth in good condition and help make my smile look great. He is calm, confident, friendly, and does good work.

“The office is very nice – it has a spa-like atmosphere, and the staff are very friendly and do a good job. My crowns are very good, and I would recommend him to anyone looking to have this type of work done.”

– Mark, Crowns

 

“I especially like that he cares about my well-being and asks for input from both myself and the staff.”

“Dr. Pakiz is very conscientious about his work. He is professional, doesn’t keep me waiting, and does high-quality work. I especially like that he cares about my well-being and asks for input from both myself and the staff. They are all well-trained and up-to-date on the latest technology and procedures, and they work as a team to give me excellent dental care.

“Though my teeth are still a work-in-progress at this time, I am happy with the crowns he has done so far and know they will help me keep my teeth as long as possible.”

– Lydia, Crowns

 

“He is a true professional – knowledgeable, friendly and good at what he does.”

“I’ve had gum recontouring and Invisalign done at Dr. Pakiz’s office and I’m very happy with the results. My medical doctor referred me to Dr. Pakiz years ago, and I have been with him ever since. He is a true professional – knowledgeable, friendly and good at what he does. And the office staff are super helpful – they’re very good at explaining where you’re at, what procedures are available, and always follow up with text messages and phone calls to see how you’re doing.

“Having Dr. Pakiz and his staff work on my teeth has ensured that I will have them when I get older. I was grinding my teeth a lot, and the Invisalign treatments he recommended have handled that so I don’t suffer future damage. The staff are very efficient and proactive, and have given me a good education on how to take care of my teeth so I can maintain them at home and have less dental visits.”

– Salvador, Invisalign

 

“He is very knowledgeable, speaks to me in layman’s terms so I can easily understand, and doesn’t sell me services I don’t need.”

“I used to be afraid of going to the dentist, but I very much needed some work done on my teeth so I started asking around for referrals. Several colleagues at my office use Dr. Pakiz, so I went to see him, and ever since I’ve become very comfortable going to the dentist.

“Dr. Pakiz is very personable – he is easy to talk to and explains things in great detail so there are no confusions. He is very knowledgeable, speaks to me in layman’s terms so I can easily understand, and doesn’t sell me services I don’t need. The office staff are super-friendly and accommodating – they always make sure to give me later appointments so I can go home afterwards instead of back to work, and the accounting lady in particular is just fabulous.

“The procedures are as painless as possible, and I am very satisfied with the work that has been done so far. The crowns he’s done for me are great, and my teeth are improving with Invisalign – I only have six months left until my teeth are straight!”

– Pamela, Invisalign

 

“My teeth are straight and white now, and they give me confidence when I smile.”

“The staff here are so personable and genuine! It’s not put on – they really do care about you and do excellent work. Dr. Pakiz is very down to earth, likeable and charismatic, and does a great job explaining the options and advantages of each procedure to you so you can make an informed choice about how to proceed.

“The fillings and crowns that Dr. Pakiz did for me were made with the best materials, and I’m very happy with how they turned out. I feel like I got a good return for what I spent – my teeth are straight and white now, and they give me confidence when I smile. I’d recommend Dr. Pakiz if you’re looking for a friendly dentist who is particular about the quality of his work and gives excellent service.”

– Gary, Crowns

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