Meet Our Doctor

Sam R. Gharib, D.M.D., M.S.

Diplomate, American Board of Endodontics

Dr. Sam R. Gharib is a Board Certified endodontist and he is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. Dr. Gharib is an expert in endodontic diagnosis, a root canal specialist, an endodontic retreatment specialist, and a root end surgery specialist. He is a highly sought after endodontist known for his superior clinical skills, gentleness, compassion and honesty. Dr. Sam R. Gharib received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and then earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Southern Illinois School of Dental Medicine in Alton, IL. He trained in hospital dental medicine for one year in a General Practice Residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, IL. After spending one year in private practice, Dr. Gharib felt the need for call of service. He joined the US Navy and was able to serve tours at the Great Lakes Naval Base, IL, in Japan and at Bethesda, MD. During his Naval career, Dr. Gharib was selected for the highly prestigious endodontic specialty program at the Naval Postgraduate Dental School in Bethesda, MD. In addition to earning his Specialist Certificate in Endodontics, Dr. Gharib also earned a Master of Science degree from the George Washington University in Washington, DC. Dr. Gharib has 25 years experience as a dentist and endodontist.

"My goal at Endodontics Of Orange County is to treat every patient the way I want to be treated: with compassion, gentleness, honesty and excellent clinical ability. We have a highly competent staff that will make you feel at ease. Our environment is safe and calming and we try our best to make this a comfortable experience."

In his spare time, Dr. Gharib enjoys spending time with his family. He also loves watching and playing sports.

Professional Memberships:

American Association of Endodontists

American Board of Endodontics

American Dental Association

United States Navy Endodontic Association


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