About our office

Encinitas, CA Dentist – Dr. Gregory Skeens General and Cosmetic Dentistry Welcome to the Encinitas dental office of Gregory Skeens, JR., DDS. We are your home for caring dental treatment that supports superior oral health and helps you achieve the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted. Our modern facility offers the benefits of digital technology for comfortable treatment, combined with a friendly staff that can answer any questions you may have about your health or recommended treatments. ...Read More

Meet our team

Gregory W. Skeens Jr., D.D.S Dentist Read Bio

Dr. Skeens majored in Biology at Cal State University San Bernardino, and then attended Loma Linda University dental school and graduated in 2001. He was the first in his class to finish all clinical requirements 6 months early, and became a faculty member at the dental school. Dr. Skeens attended dental school on an academic Navy scholarship and served 4 years as a Navy Dentist and a Naval Officer. After completing an advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency he volunteered to de...Read More

Lucia Braz Office Manager Read Bio

Lucia has been in the dental field for over 14 years and is passionate about it. She moved to San Diego from the Bay Area last year. She loves to find ways to help people smile and that includes building confidence to share their smile! She is always happy to answer patients’ questions, plan for appointments, help resolve concerns and make their visits positive. It is important to Lucia that each of them enjoy a feeling of ease and confidence in the office. She appreciates how positive the envir...Read More

Sarah Tan Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) Read Bio

About: Sarah has been in the dental industry for 37 years, in which 10+ years have been with Dr. Greg Skeens. Her passion for dentistry goes beyond the clinical aspect and is more about helping patients achieve better overall health by focusing on their oral health. The social connection that she experiences with the patients is invaluable. For Sarah, it's a wonderful perk of the job that she can learn about the patient as well as from them. When she's away from the office, she enjoys the ...Read More

Leigh Lightfoot Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Read Bio

About: Leigh is a Registered Dental Assistant and has been active in the dental community for 10 years. She helps people feel comfortable by easing their fears. Assisting Dr. Greg Skeens, and helping patients reach their dental goals is why she does what she does. And for fun, Leigh enjoys spending time with friends and family. Favorite color - green

Dawn Delgado Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) Read Bio

About: Dawn is a Registered Dental Hygienist and has been in dentistry for 35 years. In which, 21 of them have been as a dental hygienist. Her favorite part of dentistry is helping patients set positive health goals. Outside of the dental office, she likes hanging out with her family. For fun, Dawn enjoys bike riding and boogie boarding. Dawn lives by the Golden Rule - "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” Her favorite color is yellow.

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Services we provide

At Dr. Greg Skeens we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

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We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.

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