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Dr. Halabo is a native of San Diego. He graduated with honors from The Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry and he earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of California at Santa Barbara in the study of Microbiology. Dr. Halabo completed his dental residency at The Loma Linda Veterans Hospital learning special techniques in working with fearful patients and providing comfortable dental care.

He is an adjunct faculty member at UCSD and he lectures to other dentists on a variety of topics including advanced dental technology and integration. Dr. Halabo is an active member of the American Dental association, California Dental Association, San Diego County Dental Association, Clinical Research Associates group, Conference of Innovative Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

For eleven consecutive years, dentists across the San Diego area selected Dr. Sam J. Halabo as a top dentist based on his experience, manner with patients, continuing education, published articles, peer lectures, use of new techniques and technologies, and superior results!

Dentistry is Dr. Halabo’s first love and when he’s not in the office you can usually find him involved in providing dental care to the homeless of San Diego. He spends his leisure time in attending or participating in sporting events with his family and friends.


  • Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry
  • University of California at Santa Barbara

Professional Memberships

  • American Dental association
  • California Dental Association
  • San Diego County Dental Association

Office Hours

Mon1:00am - 9:00am
Tue1:30am - 10:30am
Wed12:30am - 9:30am
Thu12:30am - 9:30am
Fri1:00am - 4:00am


Deep Cleaning$250.00

Patient Reviews

Overall Rating

Great experience overall. They follow-up with me when needed, remind me of my appointments, etc. I've been going there about 4 years and I have no complaints. Thanks Dr and staff

Overall Rating

My family has been going to Dr. Halabo for the last 7 yrs. He is the best dentists I have been to! He listens to your needs, explains the treatments to your understanding, open minded, and has always been able to fit us in when an urgent matter has arised. Oh and his staff......let's just say everyone makes you feel like family!!! Can't say enough!

Overall Rating

Had some fillings done the other day. And it was taken care of quickly and efficiently. Thanks Dr Halabo and Sheena.

* Reviews have been sourced and collected through a mix of verified Doctible patients and other publicly available directories.