Welcome to Smiles By Dr. Leila

Honest Care with a Gentle Touch

Patient-Centered Dentistry in Poway

At Smiles By Dr. Leila, we’re honored to deliver comprehensive dentistry and a truly refreshing experience from start to finish in Poway, CA. From our quality-focused approach and soothing environment to our friendly team, everything we do is grounded in our passion for people and cultivating genuine relationships built on trust. Walking alongside you with integrity, excellence, and compassion, Dr. Leila and our sweet professionals are here to inspire a lifetime of thriving smiles through thoughtful care. We’re so glad you’re here, and we can’t wait to meet you!


If you’re ready to get the straight, flawless smile you’ve always dreamed of, Invisalign may be right for you! These clear, removable aligners make it easier than ever to perfect your bite, allowing you to eat and smile without the restrictions of traditional wires and brackets.

Transform Your Teeth

Cosmetic Dentistry

We believe beauty begins with a confident smile. Whether it’s brightening up your look with versatile veneers or enhancing your unique features with a custom smile makeover, we specialize in all facets of cosmetic dentistry to bring out your natural brilliance.

Realize Your Radiance

Preventive Care

There’s no better way to show your teeth some love than by visiting your favorite dental pros every six months! With our judgment-free, informative care and modern methods, our kind-hearted experts are ready to pamper and protect those pearly whites for lasting oral health.

Strengthen Your Smile

Your Trusted Poway Dentist

Meet Dr. Leila Khansari

Dr. Leila is a caring dentist with over 20 years of experience in crafting vibrant, beautiful smiles. She founded her practice with the vision of giving her community exceptional, ethical dentistry in a warm and inviting space. While treating teeth is a huge part of her work, she believes being a dentist is about so much more than that. She absolutely loves connecting one-on-one with the individuals who walk through her doors, changing their lives with authentic confidence and forging deep bonds that span generations. If you’re looking for a dentist who will leave you feeling encouraged and excited about your smile, Dr. Leila is right by your side!

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Dentist in Poway
Poway, California dentist

Nurturing the Next Generation

Partnering with Give Kids a Smile

As a local practice, we’re committed to uplifting Poway–the community closest to our hearts–with care that goes beyond the walls of our office. Which is why we’re thrilled to team up with Give Kids a Smile, a nonprofit organization that provides underserved children with free oral health care. Through dental education, screenings, and preventive and restorative treatment, Dr. Leila and the team are helping Poway kids grow up with a future of bright, cavity-free smiles. And it’s all thanks to the support of amazing patients like you!

Care You Can Count On

See What Happy Patients Are Saying

"During a very long procedure I felt I was in the best and excellent hands of Dr. Leila. I admired her for working very patiently with me, never rushing, finding the best solutions for my treatment. I was able to stay calm because of knowing Dr. Leila cared for me. Soon I will radiate with joy my new ‘Dr. Leila’ smiles! Thank you Dr. Leila! You deserve 5 stars!"


"What a wonderful place to go for your dental work! Not only was the front desk staff very friendly and informative, the dental technician was as well. Dr. Leila is extremely competent, gentle and very knowledgeable in the work she does and I felt very comfortable and relaxed under her care. I would highly recommend Smiles by Dr. Leila to anyone looking for amazing dental care!"


"I highly recommend Dr Leila and her team. I can’t say enough about the good experience I had with her and her wonderful team. She’s kind, gentle and very patient with her clients. If you care about your teeth looking good and health you want her to be the doctor who can achieve your desire. Thank you Dr Leila for your care and service."

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