Request Appointment

Meet Our Staff


Dr.
Edward
Hakim


Dr. Edward Hakim is a general dentist with extensive experience in family dentistry, as well as surgical and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Hakim completed his dental residency at Loma Linda University Hospital in 1977, where he gained much of his surgical experience under the direction of preeminent oral surgeon Dr Philip Boyne. He helped introduce laser dentistry using Biolase® Laser Technology in 2005 on Channel 7 eyewitness news. Dr. Hakim practiced Dentistry in patients’ age from 2 to 99.

Dr. Hakim practices all aspects of family dentistry and specializes in implants with the latest materials in the industry. In his personal time, he loves to read books about history, run, exercise, swimming and refines his golf technique.

south coast dental center dr edward hakim dds

Doctor of Dental Surgery

Dr.
Garry
Jones


DR. Garry D. Jones DDS is a local boy, born and raised in South Gate California and attended East LA College and Cal State LA in the 60’s. In 1966 He got his chance to attend dental school in Chicago, graduating in 1970 from Layola Dental School. Then he was off to Ft. Benning, Georgia for a two year stint in the US Army where he completed numerous clinical rotations in several dental disciplines, training with a Board Certified Oral Surgeon who taught him all his Oral Surgery secrets. After the Army he engaged himself in private practices in Huntington Beach and Garden Grove.

south coast dental center dr edward hakim dds

Doctor of Dental Surgery

Sandra
Silva


Sandra Silva is one of the most dedicated hygienists in Santa Ana, California. She graduated in 2001 from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene. Sandra has 10 years of experience as a dental assistant.

She is passionate about educating people and patients on oral hygiene, teaching how to use tools such as toothbrushes and floss, and on how to achieve optimum oral health. In her spare time, Sandra follows the latest developments on hygiene and technology in the dental industry.

south coast dental center dr edward hakim dds

Registered Dental Hygienist

Sanary
"April"
Gilliam


April has been Dr. Hakim’s dental assistant for more than 15 years. She is always putting smiles on patient’s faces and making sure that they get the best care during every visit with excellent customer service. She is trustworthy and loves to make all patients laugh. She likes to workout in her spare time and watch movies with her husband. If you get to know April, you will always notice her cool and hip shoes.

south coast dental center dr edward hakim dds

Dental Assistant

Request An Appointment


We look forward to hearing from you soon.