Our Staff

Dr. D. Fahmy

With over 30 years of dentistry experience, Dr. Fahmy has provided countless patients with confident, healthy new smiles. Known for his keen aesthetic eye, Dr. Fahmy has devoted his career to transforming ordinary teeth into beautiful smiles!

He attended the prestigious School of Dentistry at McGill University in Canada and the UCLA School of Dentistry. He obtained certification in dental implantology through The Scripps Research Institute in 1990, and has since been placing and restoring implants.

Dr. Fahmy is a Fellow and a Diplomate in Oral Implantology from the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI). He has participated in numerous national and international conferences on Dental Implants. Complementing his dental implant practice is his vast experience in oral surgery, Impacted Teeth extractions,Complicated Full mouth reconstruction cases including TMJ and other cosmetic procedures. Dr. Fahmy is licensed to practice in California and has been serving the local Orange County community since 1985.

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Dr. K. Soliman

Dr. Soliman’s expertise is Family and Cosmetic dentistry. In 2009, he was honored by the Consumers’ Research Council of America as one of America’s Top Dentists for 2009. He maintains a deep understanding of the current literature in dental science, clinical technology and dental human behavior. When it comes to Smile Design, Comprehensive Full Mouth Rehabilitation or Preventative and Restorative dentistry, a consultation with Dr. Soliman has value Dr. Soliman is an Alumni of two prestigious schools in North America. He graduated from Mcgill University- Montreal, Canada, with a Bachelors of Science in Microbiology and Immunology, followed by a Doctor of Dental Medicine from one of the top dental schools, Tufts University- Boston, Massachusetts in 2004. Dr. Soliman is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Orange County Dental Society and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

"At Capistrano Dental Group we understand that you are looking for a team that will listen to your concerns, provide you with different options of treatment that are tailored to your needs, wants, finances and time. We strive to provide quality treatment in a comfortable easy atmosphere with your long term benefit in mind. Our goal is to establish and maintain a long term relationship with you, your family and friends. Thank you for taking the time to get to know us." —Dr. Soliman

Dr. David Ly – Pedodontist (Kids dentist)

Doctor David Ly (pronounced Lee) is a unique kind of dentist. With his kid-oriented style and fun personality, he gets children excited about their dental care, helping them to develop healthy habits that will last a lifetime. After receiving his doctorate from Columbia University in New York City, Dr. Ly completed a two-year residency, Advanced Education in General Dentistry as well as another two-year residency earning him the status as a specialist in pediatric dentistry, a distinction achieved by fewer than 3 percent of all dentists.

Each year, Dr. Ly continues to study advanced childrens dentistry with the nation's foremost clinicians. But most importantly, he takes the time to get to know each patient personally, communicating with parents and children to create a unique dental experience that leaves children eager to return.

Dr. Ly has been married to his wife, Laura, for four years. They have two children of their own Tyler and Derek.

Dr. Ly is a proud member of American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Diego Dental Society, and the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry


"Hi, I am Jeannette, part of the dental hygiene team here at Capistrano Dental Group. I have been involved in the dental field for 10 years. Previous to being a hygienist, I used to be a dental assistant, a treatment coordinator, insurance biller and office manager.

I absolutely love being a hygienist and teaching patients the importance of periodontal health. In the near future, I plan to pursue a Masters in Public Health and further my career. In my free time, I enjoy exercising, going out to the beach in the summer and reading a good book." —Jeannette


"Hi, I grew up and went to school in Philadelphia, PA, and have been living in California since 1990. I have been practicing dental hygiene for 26 years and I love it. There is nothing more rewarding to me than educating my clients about oral health care. When you come to our practice for treatment, I consider it to be a great honor. I have my own dental anxiety and can relate to and respect those who feel the same. My treatments are usually described as gentle yet thorough.

"I have two children. David is 23, graduated from USC and is moving to New Jersey to broadcast for a minor league baseball team. Samantha is 21 and will graduate from USC in May. I also have 2 dogs, Jesse and Rufus, which are part of our family.

I enjoy reading and love sports, especially Philly teams! I look forward to meeting you and taking care of your Dental Hygiene." —Donna

Lou—Office Manager

"Hello, I am Lourdes. I have been involved in the dental field for more than 25 years. As office manager, I have the opportunity to meet many wonderful people. As an expert in dental benefits management, I have enjoyed helping our clients improve their health and smile, and making it affordable to fit their budgets.

"A mother of 4 wonderful adults, I enjoy family gatherings as well as gardening and cooking. I speak both English and Spanish fluently. I welcome you, your family and friends to join our team at Capistrano Dental Group and look forward to answering all your concerns and making your dental needs and wants possible and comfortable." —Lou

Diana—Receptionist and Scheduling Coordinator

"Hi, I am Diana and would like to welcome you to Capistrano Dental Group. I know that coming to the dentist can be challenging, and I am proud to be part of a team that makes the experience as friendly and smooth as possible. I love to greet people with a smile and make them feel like they are at home.

"I am currently a part-time student at Santiago Canyon College. My aspiration is to become a Dentist. I enjoy cooking and having fun! I try to live life to the fullest, after all, life is too short!" —Diana

Vivian—Lead Dental Assistant and Back Office Coordinator

"Hello, I am Vivian, a Registered Dental Assistant at Capistrano Dental Group. I have over 10 years of experience. Being very close to our clients during treatment and understanding what dental treatment entails, I love to address the concerns of our clients and make their experience as comfortable, efficient and fun as can be. I have passion for my job because it gives me the satisfaction of helping others.

"In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my 3 adorable children. I speak English and Spanish fluently." —Vivian

Janet—2nd Lead Assistant

"Hello, I am Janet, a Lead Dental Assistant and team member of Capistrano Dental Group for 3 ½ years. I love meeting new people, socializing with our clients and helping create a relaxing atmosphere for them. I am friendly, enthusiastic and caring. I enjoy coming to work every morning due to the rewarding opportunities of helping people. In my personal time, I adore spending time with my baby girl and nurturing her while she grows." —Janet