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Paulo Cortes, DMD

Dentist located in Mira Mesa, San Diego, CA

Paulo Cortes, DMD, is a board-certified dentist who serves Mira Mesa in the greater San Diego, California, community. At San Diego Smile Center, Dr. Cortes and his team offer services associated with general and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Cortes at san diego smile centre enjoys working with his patients & being sure they are receiving the best-quality care & most up-to-date treatment options at all times. San Diego Smile Center – Affordable Dental Implants San Diego is a Latex-Free Dental Clinic.

Dr. Cortes graduated from Castle Park high school in Chula Vista. After graduating high school he enlisted in the United States Air Force, went on to work for large telecommunication companies, and then decided to return to school to pursue his passion to serve and help others. He returned to school, receiving his first degree in Biology from the University of San Diego. He then decided to focus his study on dentistry and received his doctorate from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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 He eventually completed externships in Oral Surgery at Banner Good Samaritan Hospital (located in Phoenix, Arizona) and Highland Hospital (Oakland, California). To maintain his credentials, Dr. Cortes attends continuing education classes each year to ensure his patients have access to the latest technological advancements.

Dr. Cortes and his wife, Anaissa, met at the University of San Diego. They have two young daughters together, Valentina and Paulina. As a family, they enjoy cooking, traveling, and enjoying the beautiful San Diego weather together.


Our San Diego clinic offers comprehensive solutions for all of your dental needs.

Accepted Insurance Providers

At San Diego Smile Center, we are dedicated to our patients’ dental health. We accept a variety of insurance providers to make sure that all of our patients are covered. If your insurance is not listed or if you have any questions, please call our office to see how we can partner with you.


Dr. Cortes, his wife and his office staff are amazing. They made me feel so comfortable and right at home. They’re positive energy is infectious! Very down to earth.


I have been going to Dr Cortes for over two years and have always been very pleased with there work. Dr Cortes and he’s employees are very nice and are always making sure you are comfortable at all times

Janie T.

They are a great team. I am assured they want to give the best dental service they possibly can to people. Their enthusiasm and good will is wonderful!


Dr Cortes is a breath of fresh air to the San Diego Smile Center practice. He is not only very meticulous and detail-oriented, but he also shows you what you have.


I am very impressed with the dentist’s knowledge and precision, he works swiftly and makes sure the job is very well done…


I have to say this dental office is the most caring office I have ever been to. They are so kind and passionate about his work.


Contact Paulo Cortes, DMD

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10737 Camino Ruiz #120

San Diego, California 92126

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