Dr. Charles and Dr. Morishita met as colleagues at the post-graduate periodontal program at the University of Southern California.Â Dr. Charles beganÂ his practice limited to periodontics in Pasadena in 1974 and was joined by Dr. Morishita in 1976.Â Â
The doctors pride themselves on working with the best restorative and general dentists in the San Gabriel Valley area.Â They workÂ closely with their colleagues to provide the best care for their patients.
Dr. Charles and Dr. Morishita stay current with the latestÂ developementsÂ in periodontologyÂ by attending and teaching classes.Â Their office was planned to incorporate technological advances to provide the most effective and efficient care for their patients.
Dr. Antonino (Tony) Crivello joined Dr. Charles and Dr. Morishita in October of 2010.Â Originally fromÂ Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Tony received his dental degree from McGill University and his periodontal trainingÂ atÂ the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.Â
He joins the practiceÂ accompanied byÂ outstanding credentials and commendations.Â He is committed to providing compassionate patient care using the most current scientific and clinically proven treatment methods.Â His training has allowed him to specialize in the non-surgical and surgical treatment of periodontal disease, the regeneration of periodontal defects, sinus elevation procedures, identification and biopsy of oral pathologies, the enhancement of patient's smiles through periodontal plastic surgery and the esthetic and masticatory rehabilitation of patients through dental implants.Â
"We know that he will be a valuable addition to our practice."Â