Meet Our Doctor, Dr. Maricela Murillo

Dr. Murillo and her family have been residents of Chula Vista, California since 1998. Dr. Murillo is married, and they have one daughter named Maricela who is getting ready to start a masters program.

After being an associate dentist for several years in another San Diego location, Dr. Murillo opened her private dental office in San Diego near La Mesa in 2004 which was known as M&M Dental Care. She is loved by her patients and is known for a soothing disposition and an ability to calm the fears of even the most apprehensive patients.

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You can be assured from all of the 5-star ratings that M&M Dental Care has been awarded from Birdeye, Facebook and Google.

Along with general and family dentistry, Dr. Murillo became interested in Orthodontics and disorders and pain of the jaw, ears and face you may know as TMJ or TMD, as well as the sleep disorder known as Sleep Apnea. Many of her patients were in need of the services but were hesitant to see a specialist with whom they did not have a relationship or trust as they have with Dr. Murillo. Take a tour of our office.

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Dr. Murillo went through years of specialized training with the best known teachers in the country and is now proud to be able to offer the specialized services of Orthodontics, TMJ, TMD, and Sleep Apnea at her office.

Dr. Murillo uses the most modern technology including digital x-rays, laser technology for whitening and periodontal procedures, all ceramic metal free crowns, white fillings, and electronic billing to mention a few. Proper and modern sterilization techniques are of utmost importance and are in full view of the patients.

You will be pleased with the friendly team of professionals who go out of their way to make you feel welcome and at ease for your entire visit.

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Don’t take my word for it, call 619-582-5380 to schedule your appointment and see for yourself how pleasant a dental visit can be!

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"I've always been happy with their service, and I don't have much dental anxiety. If you do, be sure to let them know, so they can get out the kid gloves."

Paul H.

"Dr. Murillo has been my dentist for approximately 5 years and I have to say this has been the best experience! All the staff are super friendly, personable, and treat you like your family. Dr. Murillo is very knowledgeable, personable, and goes above and beyond to make you well informed and provide any necessary care. I have peace of mind knowing I'm getting the best care when I go here."

Heather S.

"I have been going to this business for 44 years. Dr. Murillo has only been the owner for the last 8 years, but she is gentle, considerate and compassionate as a dentist. If you are a chicken about dentists....she is your best bet."

Charles G.

"I have been going to this dental practice for decades prior to Dr. Murillo taking over. The staff is amazing, notably Kelly at the front desk and hygienist of the millennium Carol. Since Dr. Murillo has taken over she has introduced ..."


Shawn M.

"Amazing staff; friendly; best numbing shots I have ever had probably because she numbs the gums first with lidocaine gel of some kind? Have questions or want information about procedures or insurance the staff will tell you right away or find out for you. I have had excellent referrals out to other specialists and those specialists are impressed by D.D.S Maricela murrilo’s work as well."


John P.

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