Orton Endodontics


L. Cary Orton, D.D.S., M.S.D.          Root Canal Specialist

About Dr. L. Cary Orton

Dr. Orton grew up in Twin Falls, Idaho.  After serving his country in the Navy for 10 years he established his private practice in the Rancho Bernardo area of San Diego.  While in the Navy he was responsible for training new dentists in advanced endodontic techniques and held several leadership positions.  He received many awards including the Navy Achievement Medal and Navy Commendation Medal.  He has given lectures and presented research to numerous dental organizations.  He is a member of the American Association of Endodontists, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and San
Diego County Dental Society.  Dr. Orton enjoys running and mountain biking and spending time with his wife, Serena, and 4 young children, Olivia, Joshua, Nathan, and Ava.  He also speaks Spanish, Italian, and Greek.

Established private endodontic practice in San Diego

Endodontist for Naval Dental Center Southwest (San Diego)

Graduated from Indiana University with a Master of Science in Dentistry and Certificate in Endodontics

General Dentist for Naval Dental Center Europe (Italy)

Graduated with Honors from University of Washington School of Dentistry

Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brigham Young University with Bachelor of Science







11665 Avena Place, Suite 101, San Diego, CA 92128

Phone 858-485-7668   Fax 858-485-7667