Dr. Norman Huefner, DMD
Cosmetic Dentist in Laguna Niguel, Orange County, California
Cosmetic and General Dentistry in Orange County, California
30131 Town Center Drive, Suite 160
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Phone: (949) 495-6322
About Dr. Norman Huefner
Dr. Norman Huefner, Orange County California Cosmetic Dentist, returned from the annual meeting of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry where he won his second consecutive gold medal at the Smile Gallery Competition. Dr. Huefner's gold medal was an award given to him by his peers for his smile makeover and portrait photography on his patient Jennifer Bell, a former Mrs. California. Dr. Huefner is the "official cosmetic dentist" for both the Mrs. Globe Pageant and Mrs. U.S. Pageant, and at his "Sensational Smiles" dental practice in Laguna Niguel, CA, has done smile makeovers for over a dozen beauty pageant winners in the last five years. He is also a nationally respected author, lecturer and teacher and graduate of the prestigious Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies and preferred "MAC veneers" cosmetic dentist.
Celebrity Smile Makeovers
Dr. Huefner has done smile makeovers with cosmetic dentistry for numerous beauty pageant winners and celebrities, including Dolores Couceiro (Mrs. Globe 2002 from Madrid, Spain), Wendy Fountain (Mrs. California 2002), Tracy Kemble (Mrs. Globe 1996), Liz Eddy (Mrs. U.S. 2003), Stacey Cooper (Mrs. Globe 2001 and Ford model from New York), Jill Frick (Mrs. U.S. 1996), Theresa Dame (Mrs. California 2004), Shannon Beulow (Mrs. Northwest 2003), Catherine Blades (Mrs. Texas 2005), Rachel Brady (Miss Teen-California-International 2006) and Jennifer Bell (Ms. California 2006).
Honors, Awards and Special Recognition
- Women In Need Foundations Man of the Year
- The "Official Cosmetic Dentist of the Mrs. Globe Pageant"
- The Mrs. U.S. Globe Pageants "Dentist of the Year"
- The Women In Need Foundations "W.I.N. Jewel of the Year"
- Judge for the Mrs. California Pageant, Mrs. U.S. Pageant, and Mrs. Globe Pageant
- Founder of S.M.I.L.E., the national charity teeth whitening program to fund the Women In Need Foundations abuse recovery programs.
- Profiled cosmetic dentist in "New Beauty" magazine and "Beauty Docs" magazine.
- Founder of the Mrs. Globe Pageant smile makeover scholarship program.
- Winner of the Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals at the 2006 American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistrys Portrait Gallery competition (cosmetic dentistry smile makeover and portrait photograph)
- "Preferred" LVI dentist (Las Vegas Insitute for Advanced Dental Studies)
- "Featured" doctor for MAC Veneers
Education and Training
- Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, graduate, advanced courses in cosmetic dentistry and full mouth reconstruction
- Member, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Member, Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics
- Hospital Dentistry and General Practice Residency, UCLA Medical Center, 1979
- Doctor of Dental Medicine, Fairleigh Dickinson University 1978
Published Articles and Presentations
- Dr. Huefner gives his program "Changing Smiles and Changing Lives with Cosmetic Dentistry" regularly in Southern California. (Call to request Dr. Huefner to speak to your group or organization).
- Key speaker at the 2006 Body Beautiful Expo, Anaheim, CA
- Author of book "Portrait Photography Basics for Cosmetic Dentists"
- Dr. Huefner lectures and gives his program "The Art of Portrait Photography in a Cosmetic Dental Practice" several times a year to dentists throughout the United States (Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics in 2005 and the Star of the South Dental meeting in Houston 2007)
- Articles on dentistry and cosmetic dentistry in the Los Angeles Times newspaper and Household magazine.
- "Crowning Achievement" featured article, in "The art of MAC" dental magazine (article for dentists on Dr. Huefners smile makeover for Mrs. U.S. Jill Frick)
- Dr. Huefners smile makeover with MAC veneers for Tracy Kemble (Mrs. Globe 1996) was highlighted on the cover of the Journal of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (Winter edition 2006 )
- Editorial contributor on cosmetic dentistry to "New Beauty" magazine
|Porcelain Veneers||Non-metal dentistry|
|Instant orthodontics||Non-surgical preventive gum therapy|
|Smile enhancement||Inlays and onlays|
|Zoom Teeth Whitening||Light sedation dentistry with pills or nitrous oxide|
|Smile Makeovers||Laser gum recontouring|