Meet Your Pediatric Dentist & Orthodontist in Newport Beach & Huntington Beach, CA

Dentist in Newport Beach & Huntington Beach, CA

Rita Daghlian, DDS

Board Certified Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Rita Daghlian, a board-certified pediatric dentist, completed her dental education at the University of Southern California and entered her postdoctoral residency in pediatric dentistry at the Children’s Hospital of San Diego. She also completed a general practice residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego. Her advanced training exposed her to all aspects of pediatric and hospital-based dentistry.

Professional Memberships
Dr. Rita is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry.

Sponsorships & Community Involvement

  • Harborview Swim Team
  • Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church
  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • Irvine Public Schools
  • OC Family

Outside the Office
Dr. Rita met her husband, Dr. Paul Sokolowski, at USC Dental School. They are the proud parents of three-year-old twin boys. As a mom, Dr. Rita understands the concerns and fears mothers have when it comes to the care of their children’s dentistry.

Dentist in Newport Beach & Huntington Beach, CA

Paul Sokolowski, DDS


Dr. Paul Sokolowski’s philosophy is to make sure each of his patients is happy and satisfied with their orthodontic treatment. His excellent training and experience will help you achieve the smile you deserve.

Dr. Sokolowski received an honors BS degree in Psychobiology from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles in May 1994. In May of 2000, Dr. Sokolowski received his Doctorate of Dental Science from the USC School of Dentistry and was recognized with top honors as the “Student of the Year” from the Pierre Fauchard Academy.

Dr. Sokolowski continued his orthodontic training at USC and completed a Master’s degree in Craniofacial Biology. He is also a diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and a member of numerous dental organizations; including the American Dental Association®, American Association of Orthodontists®, California Dental Association, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, and San Diego Dental Society. Dr. Sokolowski is a Premier Preferred Invisalign® Provider.

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