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Quality Care and Compassion

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Mission Dental in Yorba Linda, CA

Every decision that Dr. Justin Nichols and our team makes is backed up by values that show we care more about the quality of your service and experience, not the number of patients we see in a given day. As you get to know us, you’ll quickly learn what dentistry can truly feel like when you have a team that takes your needs into consideration every step of the way, from the moment you speak to our front desk, to paying for your care, to setting up your future routine appointments and follow-up visits.

Meet Dr. Justin W. Nichols

As a second-generation dentist, Dr. Nichols has a personal connection to this field in more ways than one – not only through his family but through his own struggles with dental problems as well! Today, he goes the extra mile to creatively combine science, art, business, and communication in order to serve the needs of others inconsistent, lasting ways. If you are ready to regain your best smile, don’t hesitate to reach out to him. You can also learn more by continuing to read below.

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Dr. Justin W. Nichols


Due to his own life-changing encounters with dentistry, Dr. Nichols has a strong desire to focus on helping others through the field of dentistry, with a particular emphasis on dental implants and their transformative abilities.

Passion for Our Patients is our Specialty

A dental office is only as good as the dentist and team that’s serving you care, and Dr. Nichols is very lucky to have such a passionate team that takes the time to get to know the needs of his patients. Their dental knowledge is sure to make your dental experience not just informative, but reassuring. We hope that you take the time to get to know them better as you get acquainted with our dental office in Yorba Linda!

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Inga Aguilar


I have been in Dentistry for 19 years now. I started as a dental assistant and am now an RDAEF. People say my passion for Dentistry is contagious, I love helping people achieve their dream smile and healthy mouth. I love working with patients that have fear or anxiety as I personally understand this journey. I pride myself on making patients feel comfortable and at ease, and giving them confidence and assurance that they will get the best care possible. I love to educate, encourage, and comfort patients. I live in the city of Orange with my husband and two beautiful daughters, a pet rabbit, and two 2 cockatiels. In my free time, I spend time with my family and friends. I love entertaining and cooking.

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Hannah Hayes


I am from Whittier, California and I am one of the office’s dental hygienists. I enjoy serving others and especially helping others achieve and maintain good health. Dentistry allows me to pursue both of those things and working with Mission Dental provides me with not only the proper tools to serve but the best tools available. When I’m not working you can find me wherever my family is or listening to music or both. I look forward to meeting and serving you!

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Tiffanie Gallina


I was born and raised in Southern California. As a Dental Hygienist, I enjoy interacting with patients and helping them achieve optimal oral health. I like traveling and golfing with my husband, spending time with friends and family, and playing with my cat and two dogs.

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Joanna Mendoza

Patient Care Coordinator

I am the Patient Care Coordinator here at Mission Dental. I was born and raised in Orange County, California. I enjoy helping people. I’m an illustrator trained in both traditional and digital mediums. When I’m not drawing, I’m outdoors hiking, camping, or climbing mountains.

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Ivane Hernandez

Financial Coordinator

I am the Financial Coordinator here at Mission Dental. The thing I love most about working at Mission Dental is getting to help people feel confident with a healthy smile! When I’m not working, I love spending time with my family and doing volunteer work. You can also find me hiking the trails of Whittier, my hometown! If it’s too cold, I'll be working with my Cricut.

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Anna Garduno


I have been in the dental field for 14 years in a variety of positions including front office, manager, and back office. The back office is where my passion truly lies because I have a heart for caring for others and working with my hands. I really enjoy helping out everyone in the office with their duties as much as I can, too. My goals include continuing to learn and advance in the field, including one day achieving my RDAEF licensure! I was born and raised in Orange County and enjoy spending time with my husband and two boys.

New Technology With a Gentle Touch

We utilize leading-edge dental technology as part of our commitment to providing an exceptional level of dentistry. These tools allow us to detect issues earlier, diagnose, and treat more dental issues faster while keeping your comfort priority one at all times. You can trust you’re getting only the latest dental technology and treatments when you visit our office.

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Digital X-rays

Our digital X-rays emit less radiation, take images faster without any need for processing, and allow us to optimize the images so we can provide a more precise diagnosis.

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Intraoral Camera

A picture explains what words never can, especially when it comes to your teeth. An intraoral camera can take pictures with such detail, it can show cracks and stress marks in a tooth that can’t be seen with the naked eye.

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Cone Beam Technology

The complex structures of your jaw region can be difficult to decipher on flat, single dimension x-rays. But advanced 3D imaging brings an unprecedented ability to understand the conditions of your mouth like never before.

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iTero digital intraoral scanner

iTero Intraoral Scanner

Our office uses intraoral digital scanners to create a highly detailed 3D model of your teeth. The resulting 3D surface model is the virtual, time efficient, and safe alternative to traditional plaster models.

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Digital Communications

We know your time is valuable, which is why we're proud to provide communication via iPads and contact-free payment, to save time during your visit.

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When you are visiting the dentist, it shouldn’t feel like you’re doing chores or running exhausting errands. Instead, we want to create a dental atmosphere that says, “Welcome home.” Furthermore, we never recommend treatments that we wouldn’t suggest to our own family members, so why would we do that for our patients? The moment you walk through our dental office doors, you’ll be met with a warm greeting and a promise that ensures your oral wellbeing.

Schedule Appointment with Mission Dental

Mission Dental

17300 Yorba Linda Blvd. Suite E
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
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Monday: 9am - 2pm
Tuesday: 8am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 6pm
Thursday: 8am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 2pm


(714) 996-1212


(714) 640-6652

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