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

    Paras B.

    5 star rating Dr. Desai is the best dentist I have ever had. She is detail oriented and explains her treatment plan thoroughly... READ MORE

    Punam B.

    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.
  • 5 star rating I visited Dr. Desai at Luminous Smiles today for the first time. When I first walked in, it felt as... READ MORE

    Punam B.

    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... READ MORE

    Regan W.
  • 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.

    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 have been a patient for Dr. Desai for the past year and she is by far the best Dentist... READ MORE

    Jordan A.
  • 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.

    I had such an amazing experience here! I'm so glad that I found Dr. Desai and her team - they're... READ MORE

    RENEE R.

    5 star rating Incredible patient care! From the phone contact to the office environment, everything is designed to consider the patient. ... READ MORE

    Pamela R.
  • 5 star rating Let's face it...who really likes going to a dentist, let alone yelp about it. I usually don't write reviews but... READ MORE

    julia c.

    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.

    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 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.

    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 really really love this Dentist. I found a hidden gem in Newport Beach. Dr Desai is exactly what I... READ MORE

    Andrew L.
  • 5 star rating I saw Dr. Dimple such an amazing experience I always hated going to the dentist. But Dr. Dimple made me... READ MORE

    Victor L.

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

    Kavita P.

    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.

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
40 Under 40 Award Logo

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.

Scroll to Top