Real patient. Real results.
Dentistry & photography
by Dimple Desai, DDS

A joyful, healthy life starts with a Luminous Smile

When was the last time your dentist made you smile? Really smile? Luminous Smiles is a new kind of dental practice that truly cares about providing you the best quality care in a calm, clean and comfortable place.


Meet our Luminous Patients...

  • 5 star rating Dr Desai is a great dentist with a gentle touch and thorough evaluation.  She showed me any concerns she had... READ MORE

    Anne M.

    Dr. Desai and her staff are amazing.

    Kelly H.

    5 star rating Dr Desai has a gorgeous new dental office with the latest technology. Beyond the impeccable taste in decor her professionalism... READ MORE

    Benjamin C.
  • 5 star rating Scared of a dentist? You won't be at Luminous Smiles! Upon entering this gorgeous, state of the are dental office,... READ MORE

    Joyce D.

    5 star rating What a wonderful surprise this office is! Dr Desai and her team are amazing!! Besides being gentle and painless she... READ MORE

    Lisa D.

    5 star rating I highly recommend Dr. Desai to anyone that has a complicated (or not) dental issue.  She really thinks outside of... READ MORE

    Paras B.
  • Dr. Desai is all you could ever ask for in a dentist: friendly, gentle, and detail-oriented. I’ve been to countless... READ MORE

    Jerrica S.

    5 star rating I could on and on about how amazing Dr. Desai is! Office is glamorous and most importantly, the care she... READ MORE

    Leah M.

    5 star rating Dr Dimple is the best! So accommodating to my work schedule and her staff is so great! I feel so... READ MORE

    Taylor B.
  • Great Expeirence. I recently moved to Newport Beach, was lucky enough to have found them through my insurance. Quality/best service... READ MORE

    Sam S.

    5 star rating Dr. Desai is amazing.  You can tell she really cares about her patients.  For someone who doesn't like visiting the... READ MORE

    Kavita P.

    5 star rating Amazing service and results are unparalleled. Highly recommended! Office is very modern and staff makes you feel great. Best dentist... READ MORE

    John E.
  • I loved this dentist office. Dr Desai, Lisa, Terri were excellent. They really care about their patients. From the moment... READ MORE

    Nikki W.

    5 star rating I came in to Luminous Smiles beacause a friend of mine had referred me and kept bugging me to get... READ MORE

    Jessica J.

    I just started seeing Dr. Desai as she will be putting new veneers on for me. I’ve already been extremely... READ MORE

    Alexa B.
  • 5 star rating This was my first visit seeing a Dentist in many years.  Needless to say I was nervous..  From the beginning... READ MORE

    Regan W.

    5 star rating I've had quite a few bad experiences with dentists in the past, ranging from shoddy work to superfluous diagnoses, so... READ MORE

    Michael K.

    Hands down the best dental experience I’ve ever had! The doctor and the staff make the process extremely pleasant and... READ MORE

    Alexander I.
  • 5 star rating WOW This place is AMAZING! The office is so nice and clean. You can tell that Dr. Desai and her... READ MORE

    jonathan m.

    5 star rating Incredible patient care!  From the phone contact to the office environment, everything is designed to consider the patient.  I don't... READ MORE

    Pamela R.

    5 star rating Friendliest dentist I've met. I've been with Dr. Desai for 2 years, and she's very cheerful and supportive. Happy, positive... READ MORE

    Logan O.

Real patient. Real results.
Dentistry & photography by Dimple Desai, DDS

Confidence and success
starts with a Luminous Smile

Katherine works for a large well-known company and heads the sales department domestically. She speaks to people daily and her appearance is crucial but she was embarrassed to fully smile.

A healthy life begins with a Luminous Smile

Sean loves to smile. He didn’t realize it, but his medications were taking a toll on his teeth. He came to us for help and now smiles more than ever.

Real patient. Real results.
Dentistry & photography by Dimple Desai, DDS

Real patient. Real results.
Dentistry & photography by Dimple Desai, DDS

A Luminous Smile gives you
the confidence to believe in your beautiful self

Valerie is a fun outgoing person who felt self-conscious about her smile and limited herself from fully expressing herself while dating.

A Luminous Smile
makes every picture perfect

Liz, came to us self conscious about her smile, severely discolored front tooth, and failing root canals. She lost hope!

Real patient. Real results.
Dentistry & photography by Dimple Desai, DDS


"We love to help people feel great about how they look"

At the Forefront of Dentistry in Costa Mesa, Laguna Beach & Surrounding Areas

If a picture is worth a thousand words, a smile is worth a million. Taking great care of your oral health can ensure a bright future for you and your teeth. Our dedicated team at Luminous Smiles handles all cosmetic & general dentistry services in Newport Beach. 

With a state-of-the-art office consisting of the highest-quality tools and equipment, we bring old-fashioned care and compassion to our services. We provide the greatest patient experience to everyone who walks through our door. Whether it’s a routine checkup or a cosmetic procedure, we have the experience and dedicated team to provide our patients with the high-quality service you deserve.


• Head Dentist at Luminous Smiles
• Clinical Adjunct Professor at USC
• John Kois Trained
• AACD Certified Member
• Aesthetic Professionals Residency Completed
• Implant Seminars Trained & Taught
• 2,000+ Extra Hours of Training

You'll love the Luminous Experience

State Of The Art Technology

Our oral care experts use advanced equipment to ensure your teeth and gums are treated with the utmost care.

We Accept Most Insurance Plans

We also accept payment from most PPO and indemnity plans as well, so you and your family can get the care you deserve.

Family Friendly Office

Our compassionate dentist and hygienist will go above and beyond to make sure you and your children are well taken care of.

New patient specials

Cleaning, Exam
& X-Rays

$ 99
  • Cleaning & Exam
  • No-Radiation X-Rays


  • The best deal on Invisalign
  • FREE Consultation
Great Deal


  • Gentle Touch Service
  • FREE Consultation

Second Opinion

  • Make sure you really need the procedures
  • FREE Consultation
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