Part of a Del Mar Tradition of comfort and care, Dr. Charlton is a 1988 Honors graduate of the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco. He has dedicated his life to providing you the best that dentistry has to offer. Continually upgrading himself and his practice on the newest and latest techniques and approaches to advanced, state-of-the-art, comfortable, personalized and antiseptic dental care. In his continuing education, Dr. Charlton has completed courses in Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMD), cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, orthodontics, periodontal surgery & laser dentistry. Dr.Charlton surgically places and restores dental implants. He is Invisalign certified.
He is a member of American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Diego County Dental Society.
Meet The Team
Megan - Hygiene Coordinator
Megan attended the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley Colorado. She joined our team in 2009. Always ready to greet you with a big smile our patients continually comment on how friendly and helpful she is. In her free time, Megan loves being active, going to live music shows and spending time with her husband and puppy.
Ginene – Insurance Processor
Ginene is from Scottsdale, AZ and holds a business degree from Arizona State University. She has been involved with our practice since opening our doors in 1996. She is extremely well versed in all aspects of our dental practice. Her free time is spent enjoying her daughters and their many activities.
May – Registered Dental Hygienist
May graduated from Loma Linda University and has been with us since 2013. With her caring and positive outlook she helps to make your dental experience as comfortable as possible. May enjoys spending time with her large family and traveling as much as possible.
Chiola – RDH - Lead Hygienist
Inspired as a child, by her dental hygienist, Chiola earned her RDH from Warton County College. Chiola joined our team in 2002 and quickly became a patient favorite. She enjoys working with patients of all ages and goes above and beyond for every patient. In her free time, Chiola runs half marathons and travels the world with her fiancé.
Reyna – RDA - Lead Dental Assistant
Reyna graduated from Mesa College and has been with us since 2002. She is extremely knowledgeable and thorough in helping our patients gain and maintain optimal dental health. When not at work Reyna enjoys spending time with her husband and her two boys.
Ashley – Registered Dental Assistant
Ashely has been with us since 2015. She is our own “ray of sunshine”! Her favorite part of the job is helping patients feel great about their smiles. In her free time Ashley can be found at the beach!
Diane – RDA - Treatment Coordinator
Diane attended Mesa College and is a Registered Dental Assistant. She joined our team in 2014. Diane loves meeting and helping all of our patients to help coordinate the best dental experience possible. Diane enjoys hiking and cooking with her husband. She also loves spending time with her grandchildren.
In need of immediate care?
We offer emergency phone consultations to our existing patients. Call us anytime at (858) 481-8848.