Dr. Robert Rifkin Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist

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Dr. Robert Rifkin, DDS

The Man Behind the Most Iconic Smiles in the World.

Over a period spanning decades, Dr. Robert G. Rifkin has earned a reputation as one of the most renowned cosmetic dentists in Beverly Hills and indeed the world over. He is credited by many of his peers and colleagues as a pioneer in the field of dentistry as a whole and an innovator in the practice of aesthetic dentistry.

Following from this, he has gone on to become the sole trusted dental practitioner for some of the biggest names in entertainment, sports, politics, business. As such, he is the man behind some of the most iconic smiles in history, including from Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, Magic Johnson, Janet Jackson, Reese Witherspoon, and Megan Fox, to name just a few.

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A Master of Aesthetics & Periodontal-Implant Rehabilitation

Having originally studied under the who’s who of the field of dentistry, he has gone on to help thousands of patients achieve natural-looking, aesthetically-balanced smiles. Today he is considered a modern-day giant of his field and a master of aesthetics in every sense of the phrase. He is also an expert in comprehensive periodontal-implant rehabilitation.

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Professional Positions

  • General dental practice focused in full mouth aesthetic, prosthodontic and implant rehabilitation
  • Adjunct faculty member of the University of California Los Angeles
  • Team Dentist for the Los Angeles Lakers Basketball Team 1984-1987

Professional Memberships

Dr. Robert Rifkin belongs to many professional organizations, including:

  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Newport Harbor Academy of Dentistry

Education & Training


  • Undergraduate: University of Southern California
  • Professional: St. Louis University School of Dentistry, D.D.S. degree

Post Graduate Studies:

  • Extensive study under direct supervision of Dr. Charles Stuart and Dr. Peter K. Thomas,
  • International Study Courses in the “Science of Occlusion”,
  • International Study Courses in the “Science of Ideal Ceramics”
  • International Study Courses in the “Science of Ideal Implant Placement and Design”

“When a smile is as it should be, it makes all the difference in a patient’s quality of life. We don’t just transform smiles. We transform lives, and that’s what makes me smile.” — Dr. Robert Rifkin

An International Lecturer, Author & Consultant

As an International lecturer, researcher and author, Dr. Robert Rifkin has delivered dozens of lectures, speaking to numerous dental societies and academies throughout the world and authored papers on a wide range of topics, including Facial Analysis, Full Mouth Reconstruction, Digital Photography, and Aesthetics for Natural Teeth and Implants.

Dr. Rifkin teaches and writes on the techniques that he has honed and perfected in his personal Beverly Hills Dental practice, which is one of the most successful practices in the United States. He regularly consults with plastic surgeons, dermatologists, orthognathic surgeons, orthodontists, and periodontists, sharing his hard-won and specialized wisdom.

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