meet Dr. Davis

newport beach dentistDr. Nicholas C. Davis is a 1973 graduate of Loma Linda University, School of Dentistry in California. After teaching at the University, he established his practice in Newport Beach, California in 1976.

His passion for dentistry and science was the driving force behind his achieving his Masters in the Academy of General Dentistry and a Fellowship in the International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics. His meticulous attention to detail contributed to his achieving the prestigious recognition of Accredited status in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He is one of only five dentists in Orange County with this Board Certification in Cosmetic Dentistry. He was elected as the 2005-2006 President of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and served as the 2012-2014 President of the Orange County Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dr. Davis love of art and photography is his inspiration for creating beautiful smiles. He is a pioneer in the art of lip enhancement and smile design, and frequently lectures both nationally and internationally at dental conventions and universities. He has also published numerous cosmetic-related articles in the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry and other professional publications. He currently serves as Adjunct Professor at Loma Linda University teaching cosmetic dentistry to graduate students returning to improve their cosmetic skills.

His wife, Kiki, is a fine artist. Her bright, tropical paintings, some of which have been published, are displayed throughout the office. They have been happily married since 1972.

Professional Organizations and Links:
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Orange County Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
American Academy of Facial Esthetics
International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics
Academy of General Dentistry
American Dental Association
California Dental Association
Orange County Dental Society