Robert J. McHarris, D.D.S.
Born and raised in Orange County, Dr. McHarris has proudly been serving his community for over 25 years.
Patients of Newport Center Dental describe Dr. McHarris as being generous and authentic with a relentless pursuit to deliver beautiful dentistry in a pain-free setting. Patients enjoy an ocean view with an individualized approach to their dental health.
Developing extraordinary smiles requires experience, precision and exceptional vision: Dr. McHarris possesses all of these attributes and has mastered the technique of enhancing the appearance of a smile while maintaining and improving ideal function of the teeth and jaw. This ensures patients can truly acquire the smile they’ve always wanted and deserve!
When the good doctor isn’t busy creating beautiful smiles, he enjoys volunteering at a number of local and state-wide dental charity groups. He also cherishes spending time with his family and friends and has a passion for all types of music and the arts.
Education and Affiliations
- Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Southern California
- Bachelor of Science, Loyola Marymount University
- Pancreatic Cancer Research at VA Hospital, Los Angeles
- Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies
- Comprehensive Aesthetic Reconstruction Program, LVI
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- Orange Country Dental Society
- California CareForce, Triage and Clinical Care Volunteer
- TeamSmile Volunteer
Dr. McHarris acquired his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University Of Southern California (USC) following a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Loyola Marymount University and has completed and continues to pursue post-graduate training at the prestigious Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies in Nevada. Dr. McHarris completed the Comprehensive Aesthetic Reconstruction program and studied under world-renowned Dr. William Dickerson, a Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. While at the Institute Dr. McHarris receives intensive training including completing complex cases on live patients in an effort to deliver world class quality of care to his patients here in Newport Beach. Dr. McHarris is one of the few dentists from Newport Beach, CA (or anywhere for that matter) that has completed a program that teaches these skills. It is this continual commitment to excellence, initially instilled in him at USC that emphasizes Dr. McHarris’ unwavering dedication to providing his patients with only the best dental care possible.