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Dr. Derek Martin, DMD, Dr. Spencer Russell, DMD

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1231 Elfin Forest Rd W
San Marcos, CA 92078

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About the Doctor:

Enjoy small town dentistry with the advanced technology of a metropolis from Derek L. Martin, DMD. Your entire family can enjoy the best in patient care, restorative dentistry, and hygiene cleanings. Dr. Martin graduated from UCLA and The Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health.  It is there where he had the opportunity to be surrounded by the latest in Dental Technology as they pride themselves in the latest and greatest.  Prior to opening his own practice, Dr.Martin several years in the surrounding North County area serving Encinitas, Oceanside, Rancho Bernardo, Escondido.  San Marcos seemed the perfect place to settle down.

At The Hills Family Dentistry, your treatment revolves around you. Dr. Martin truly will take the time to get to know you, your dental health and your goals and priorities. Our dental office is located in the San Elijo Hills neighborhood of San Marcos. It is comfortable and relaxing and in a friendly neighborhood. We will treat you with the best San Marcos family dentistry available, putting your comfort first. (Read our San Marcos dental testimonials)

About the Staff:

Our staff provides high quality dental care in a friendly, gentle, relaxed, and pressure free environment. We help our patients understand their dental needs, and choices of treatment, to work together towards optimum dental health.  We are proud of our team, as we enjoy working together to give you the care you deserve.  Your experience will start and end with our wonderful front desk treatment coordinators, Blythe and Judee. We also have a team of experienced and friendly hygienists, Tamara, Charlene and Selina. Each provides cleanings and Periodontal (gum) health evaluations with treatment of gum health issues as needed (such as deep cleanings and root planings).  Chairside, along with Dr. Martin are Carlo and Alyssa whom are extremely knowledgeable assistants. Each member of our team will strive to give you a pleasant experience.  We look forward to meeting you!