Meet Dr. Bill Dorfman

KNIGHTED this year

2 Guinness WORLD RECORDs

16 lifetime ACHIEVEMENT awards

Voted The Best Cosmetic Dentist In Los Angeles

Dr. Bill Dorfman is not just a famous cosmetic and general dentist, he is THE most famous cosmetic dentist world wide. Affectionately known as “America’s Dentist,” Dr. Bill is widely recognized world-wide as a leading dentist who is responsible for creating smiles for many of Hollywood’s brightest stars. In fact, Dr. Dorfman has become a star in his own right as the featured dentist on the hit ABC series, “Extreme Makeover,” where he performed amazing dental transformations on the show’s participants as well as a recurring guest co-host on the new Emmy Winning daytime CBS talk show, “The Doctors.” In addition, Dr. Dorfman is a world-renowned lecturer & author of the best-selling cosmetic dentistry book, The Smile Guide and the NY Times bestseller Billion Dollar Smile.

The innovative & accomplished doctor is also renowned in his field as an energy-brimming inventor & brilliant entrepreneur who has brought award-winning innovations to the world of dentistry.

Dr. Bill Dorfman has been interviewed extensively for numerous television shows & magazines including ABC’s Good Morning America, The View, Oprah, CNN’s Larry King Live, NBC’s The Today Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Dr. Phil, The Rachael Ray Show, Steve Harvey Show, FABLife, The Doctors, The Tyra Banks Show, Ricki Lake Show, Entertainment Tonight, MTV’s The Osbournes & Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica, The Wayne Brady Show, The Sharon Osbourne Show, Living It Up! With Ali & Jack, EXTRA, Soap Talk, Access Hollywood & E! Entertainment Television.

As a 1980 graduate from UCLA Dr. Bill was honored with the prestigious “UCLA Outstanding Senior Award.” He then received his dental degree in 1983 from the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, where he was one of the youngest graduates ever to receive his doctorate degree. Upon graduation, he completed a two-year residency at a dental hospital in Lausanne, Switzerland. In 1985, Dr. Dorfman returned to the United States & established his private practice in aesthetic & general dentistry.

In 1989, at the age of 30, Dr. Bill formed the hugely successful company, Discus Dental, Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer & distributor of tooth-whitening, oral hygiene & aesthetic dental products. Here he helped develop such ground-breaking professional take-home teeth whitening products as Nite White, Day White, Breath Rx, Zoom! , and Brite Smile.

Dr. Bill is a member of the American Dental Association & he is one of only 100 Fellows in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

His humanitarian & philanthropic involvement has led to his being honored with 14 Life Time Achievement Awards in addition to 2 Guinness World Book records and in 2018 he was Knighted by the Royal Order of Constantine!

His personal fitness regime includes a strict, healthy diet and outdoor activities that include water & snow skiing, biking, climbing, swimming & scuba diving.

When Dr. Bill Dorfman is away from his busy dental office, he enjoys spending time with his three daughters, family and friends.


Royal Order of Constantine Knight


Operation Smile Medical Visionary Award


Magen David Adom Lifetime Humanitarian Award


LA’s Best Health Award


Safe Passages Lifetime Achievement Award for Assistance to Survivors of Domestic Violence


American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry’s Lifetime Contribution to the Art & Science of Cosmetic Dentistry


Friends of the Family Founder’s Award


UCLA Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Community Service


Crown Council Lifetime Achievement Award


American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry’s Presidents Award


New York Times Bestselling Author


University of the Pacific School of Dentistry’s Medallion of Distinction for Lifetime Achievement


Los Angeles Battered Women’s Shelter Achievement Award


Lifetime Achievement Award for Generation Next


Garth Brooks Team Mates and Smiles For Life


American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry’s Humanitarian Award


American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry’s Lifetime Contribution to the Art & Science of Cosmetic Dentistry

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