Dr. Yvette Carrillo

DDS MS, Periodontics

At The Perio Pocket - SD Implants and Aesthetics, our goal is to deliver comprehensive treatment that encompasses all aspects of dentistry. In order to do this, we specialize in spending time with our patients to get to know them, understand their goals, consult with medical professionals when necessary, and be as thorough as possible.

Dr. Yvette Carrillo and her team love to show patients in San Diego what they are all about by making sure patients feel cared for during their dental treatment and follow up care.

About Dr. Yvette Carrillo
DDS MS, Periodontics

Dr. Yvette Carrillo's patients often remark on her warm yet energetic demeanor during consultation and treatment.

She enjoys helping her patients with all of their periodontal and implant needs in her office, which is located in the heart of San Diego. This is where she can fully focus on educating patients on the systemic impact of periodontal disease and prevention of losing teeth. She is often complimented on her gentle injections and minimally invasive surgical techniques.

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More About Dr. Yvette Carrillo

Dr. Yvette completed all 3 of her dental degrees in sunny Southern California at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. She received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2015, followed by both a Master’s of Science degree, and certificate in Periodontics and implant surgery in 2018. She finalized her training accolades by becoming a board certified periodontist in 2019. She remains an adjunct faculty, devoting her spare time to the periodontics and implant surgery residents.

CLICK HERE to view a full list of awards and achievements.

Outside of academia she travels the US, lecturing on various periodontal and implant surgery topics like bone grafting and dental implants. 

With a passion for helping, Dr. Yvette gives back to her hometown community by providing dental exams and screenings for homeless children and nearly homeless children in New Mexico. When Dr. Carrillo realized how badly the state is overwhelmingly underserved, she along with Jardin de Los Niños, and Doña Ana Community College, school of dental Hygiene combined their powers to acquire grants and resources in order to provide children dental exams and preventative services.

Choose Us?

Dr. Yvette Carrillo is committed to delivering high quality results by helping patients feel comfortable, knowledgeable, and empowered when making decisions regarding their dental implants and gum health. She highly prides herself in collaborating and communicating with referring doctors, which only adds to her patient centered care and gentle touch.


Where to Find Us

Located in the heart of San Diego, California...

The Perio Pocket - SD Implants and Aesthetics is located across the first and original Rubios, as well as the famous Sushi Ota. Courtesy parking is located in the rear of the Mission Bay Medical Plaza.

For those patients who opt to have IV and oral sedation, we have carefully installed a patient pick-up and drop-off location, as well.

Contact Us!

We look forward to hearing from you. Please call our office at (619) 643-5081 or send us a message to request an appointment.