The dental office of Dr. Stephen Hook is a well established, complete service general dental practice that has been serving the needs of patients in the Culver City area since 1963. Dr. Hook took over the practice in 1975 after he finished serving in the US Navy as a Dentist on an Aircraft Carrier in the Viet Nam War. Dr. Hook and his staff provide modern personalized and compassionate care for patients of all ages with an emphasis on excellence and affordability.
Services provided include: Implants, Cosmetic Restorations, Root Canal Fillings, Crown and Bridges, Dentures, Periodontal, Maintenance Cleanings and Polishings, Preventive Treatment, Night Guards and Athletic Mouth Guards.
Dr. Hook employs fully licensed and trained staff including licensed Dental Hygienists and Registered Dental Assistants. His office manager is highly experienced and was fully trained as a registered nurse as well as managing a Chiropractic office prior to starting with Dr. hook over a decade ago. Dr. Hook himself has over forty years of clinical practice experience, holds a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry and achieved the rank of Associate Clinical Professor at USC School of Dentistry with twenty five years of teaching experience.
Dr. Hook also utilizes the referral and consultation services of several top specialists and two world class Dental Schools to support his treatment decisions and therapy. Along with the support of top quality Dental Laboratories and Laboratory Technicians the restorative and therapeutic care offered by Dr. Hook’s dental practice is second to none.
Dr. Hook is a participating, network provider in most major Dental Insurance Plans such as Delta Dental, Aetna, Metlife, Guardian and United Concordia. We utilize the services of CareCredit for outside financing which permits long term low or even no interest payment plans making dental treatment affordable and practical for virtually all patients. All major credit cards are accepted and full cash payments in advance are extended a bookkeeping adjustment.
The office provides a quiet garden setting in walking distance of the downtown Culver City “Restaurant Row” with free parking and Saturday hours. The office is wheelchair accessible and our assistant is fluent in Spanish.
Dr. Hook is a life member of the California and American Dental Associations. Both he and his staff are long term residents of LA and are quite active in the community. Patients usually find the conversation in our office between the Doctor and the Staff to be familiar, light hearted and helpful especially on subjects such as restaurants, shopping and other local services. We tend to treat each other like family in this practice. We invite you to come in and join the family!