Shawn Loo, DDS

Shawn Loo, DDS received his undergraduate degree in biology at the University of California, Irvine. While at UCI, he served as the academic chair for Lambda Theta Delta.

After finishing his undergraduate degree, Dr. Loo attended the nationally recognized University of Southern California School of Dentistry where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery. After graduating, he then served part time on the USC Restorative Faculty teaching the art of crowns, bridges and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Loo has also been an instructor for one of the world’s leading cosmetic centers that focuses on teaching other dentists how to perform smile makeovers.

In 2009, Dr. Loo was recognized as one of “America’s Top Dentists.” Recently, he was also nominated as one of the best general and cosmetic dentists in Orange County and Los Angeles County by the Best of L.A. television program.

Dr. Loo’s commitment to excellence is evident by his ongoing efforts to receive certifications and continuing his education in the latest advancements in dentistry. His main goal is to provide cutting-edge dentistry, including minimal preparation cosmetic dentistry, implant dentistry and Invisalign® orthodontics.

Meet Our Team

Our team at Distinctive Dental Service is committed to providing you with the best possible dental care in Irvine, California. Our team goes out of their way to make people feel welcome and to make their patients’ dental dreams a reality. We work with patients from around the world and have team members who are fluent in Spanish. Call our office at 949-857-9220 to set up an appointment today! We serve patients in Irvine, California, as well as the neighboring areas of Newport Beach, Tustin, Aliso Viejo and Laguna, California.


Christie – Registered Dental Hygienist
Christie has been a part of the Distinctive Dental Service team since 2015, when she received her Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. She strives to make sure that our patients always feel completely comfortable and informed during their visits, and finds that there is nothing more gratifying than educating her patients and helping them overcome their dental fears. Christie is married to her husband Matt and enjoys baking, exercising and spending time with family and friends.


Jennyfer – Registered Dental Assistant
Jennyfer joined Distinctive Dental Service in 2015. She is continuing her education at Cypress Community College to become a registered dental hygienist. She loves the fact that everyone at our office goes above and beyond to treat our patients well and she loves being a part of our team! Jennyfer has a two year-old fur child, a shih tzu named Stella. When she is away from the office, Jennyfer enjoys checking out the latest movies and enjoying the nachos and popcorn!


Celeste – Patient Coordinator
Celeste has been in the dental field since 2014. At Distinctive Dental Service, she makes sure to take care of our patients to help things in our office flow! Our patients are like family, and Celeste always makes sure that they are always comfortable and happy at our office. Celeste likes being a part of our dental family, and work feels warm and inviting, and not like a business. She notes that this feeling makes a great impression on our patients! Celeste is happily married with one beautiful daughter and in her spare time she loves to cook and try new foods.


Tricia – Patient Coordinator
Tricia joined Distinctive Dental Service in 2014. She values the overall reputation and values of our office. After 20 years in the dental field, Tricia finds that our practice offers excellence while maintaining a family-friendly atmosphere and a positive environment. Tricia takes pride in helping each of our patients receive the best oral care possible. She is committed to doing her best to ensure that your visit to our office is enjoyable. Tricia is married with three daughters and enjoys art, baking and crafting.