Dr. Alder graduated from BYU with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. He has served on various committees for the California Dental Association and is very active in continuing education.
In addition to practicing dentistry, Dr. Alder is passionate about philanthropic endeavors and donates much of his time locally and globally to help those in need.
Dr. Alder has always been very involved in sports and staying active. He loves Newport and Laguna Beach as they provide him the opportunity to mountain bike, kite surf and wakeboard all year round.
Dr. Alder has the training and chairside manner to put you at ease.
Come in and be treated like a whole person, not just another patient. Our doctor gives you the special, individualized attention you deserve.
A cosmetic dentist is a dental professional who focuses primarily on improving the appearance of a patient’s teeth, gums, and smile. While they should have a strong foundational background in general dentistry (i.e. the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of dental issues and promotion of good oral hygiene), cosmetic dentists must also undergo additional training in solely aesthetic procedures. Ideally, he or she should be proficient in numerous solutions for enhancing a patient’s smile, and should also be able to tailor each treatment to meet the patient’s unique needs.
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