With the ongoing spread of COVID-19, our office is only open for emergencies per direction by thee California Dental Association, and the San Diego County Board of Health. For dental emergencies, please call (858) 452-5520.

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the seaside difference

Seaside Dental is excited to announce that our office is now open for all treatments and procedures, and that we’re taking additional special measures to ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff. We’re so excited to see you.

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At Seaside Dental in La Jolla, healthy and confident smiles become a reality every day.

Proudly serving San Diegans for over 40 years, we offer the highest level of general and esthetic dentistry in a calm, comfortable, and inviting environment. With cutting-edge technology and a highly trained team of doctors, we can make your priorities a reality. Whatever your dental needs may be, we are here to help!

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Welcome back to a safe space

As we make our ways back into the world, and our new normal, we understand that cleanliness and sanitation are on everyone’s minds. Our top priority is to ensure the health, safety, and comfort of each patient and team member who walks through our doors. We’ve always adhered to the sanitation and infection prevention standards set forth by OSHA, the ADA, and the CDC. Our practice is also taking extra steps to ensure that social distancing regulations are respected within our office. If you have any questions or would like to learn more about our procedures, don’t hesitate to call us at (858) 452-5520.

Meet Our Dentists

Seaside Dental is the office of Dr. Coleman Meadows, DDS and Dr. Melissa F. Minger, DMD. Dr. Meadows is a veteran of the United States Navy, and was awarded a Navy Commendation Medal while deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. He completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Naval Medical Center San Diego, and is an advocate for dental health through the California Dental Association and the San Diego County Dental Society.

Dr. Minger’s career is a testament to lifelong learning. Included in her achievements are a post-graduate Advanced Education in General Dentistry from the University of Florida and a residency in Dental Sleep Medicine at University of the Pacific. She is a member of multiple prestigious continuing education centers, including the Spear Faculty Club, and has been awarded a Fellowship from the Academy of General Dentistry. If you’re looking for advanced, comprehensive dentistry in La Jolla, look no further than Seaside Dental!

More About Our Doctors

dr. coleman meadows & dr. melissa minger

Giving Back to San Diego

At Seaside Dental, we’re an ocean-friendly practice! We partner with and support the Surfrider Foundation and Surfer's Healing. Surfrider Foundations is a non-profit dedicated to passionately protecting our playground - the ocean, waves, and beaches that provide us so much enjoyment. Surfer's Healing is the original surf camp for children with autism. We’re proud to offer quality dentistry in La Jolla, and we do what we can to keep our community happy, healthy, and beautiful.

What We Offer

Flexible Executive Hours

We’ll Work Around Your Schedule

seaside dental wellness plan

If you don’t have dental insurance or would like to avoid the hassle of dealing with a middle man when it comes to your oral health, we offer an in-house Wellness Plan. This means that your preventive care will be covered throughout the year for one low fee. As a member of our Wellness Plan, you’ll also receive one emergency exam per year as well as 10% off all other treatment. Become a member and start saving today!


Real Patient Stories

Michael Donahue

"By far the best dental office in San Diego. Professional and caring service. Our whole family and many friends have been coming here for years. State-of-the-art equipment and great location. You can’t go wrong with Seaside Dental!"

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