Welcome to the El Cajon dental practice of Dr. Andrew Hunter!


We believe it is very important to find a dentist that you can trust to help you enjoy good oral health and a beautiful smile. Our entire team shares a common goal of delivering personalized and comfortable care to help you look and feel your best. We hope that by paying close attention to your specific needs and goals, we earn your trust and exceed your highest expectations.

Meet Dr. Andrew Hunter

Dr. Hunter earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree from Washington University and started his career as a dental officer in the U.S. Navy. After completing his service, he established his private dental practice, offering comprehensive general and cosmetic services.

Dr. Hunter has now been practicing dentistry for four decades. He has developed a fine reputation as the dentist of choice for treatment options like dental implants, same-day CEREC crowns, porcelain veneers and chair-side whitening.

The El Cajon dentist is active in national, state and local dental organizations. He is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists, the oldest major honorary organization for dentists, and has held leadership positions in the California Dental Association. Locally, Dr. Hunter has served in several capacities — including former president, vice president, secretary and treasurer — for the San Diego County Dental Society.

By staying abreast of developments in dental technology and technique, Dr. Hunter is able to deliver quality care and lasting results. He attends dental conventions and continuing education courses to keep his techniques and his technology in top shape.

Comprehensive Dental Solutions

Dr. Hunter believes that with the right care, anyone can enjoy strong oral health and a beautiful smile. He is pleased to provide a full range of cosmetic dental solutions as well as general dentistry services.

Options include the following:

General Dentistry

  • Exams and cleanings
  • Crowns and bridges
  • CEREC same-day crowns
  • Tooth-colored fillings
  • Inlays and onlays
  • Instant orthodontics
  • ClearCorrect and Invisalign
  • Treatment of periodontal disease
  • Treatment of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder
  • Custom-fitted mouth guards

Cosmetic Dentistry

  • Porcelain veneers
  • Teeth whitening
  • Dental bonding
  • Full and partial dentures
  • Dental implants
  • Smile design

State-of-the-Art El Cajon Dental Office

Patients love visiting our El Cajon dental office, which is outfitted with the latest dental technology, including the CEREC system and the Galileos 3D CT Scanner, and staffed by a caring and courteous team. The open and airy space makes it easy to sit back and relax as we handle every aspect of your dental care.

Mission Statement

In Dr. Hunter’s own words:

“Our patients are the center of our practice. We enhance the lives of our patients by providing quality, state-of-the-art and personalized dental care. We recognize each patient as a unique individual. We see our role as educating patients and helping them to accept their role as co-therapists.

We will strive to deliver our services to our patients in such a way that we will all grow, be motivated, satisfied and justly rewarded. We will endeavor to maintain a dynamic office by incorporating new information & technology that we can use for the benefit of our patients.”

Schedule a Consultation with Dr. Hunter

To make an appointment with Dr. Hunter and discuss your dental needs and objectives, please call (619) 444-6157 or email our office today. We look forward to hearing from you!