A Beautiful Smile

We combine experience with the latest in dental technology to deliver the best patient experience possible.

Call (310) 645-2448

Welcome to the Office of Mark I. Taira, D.D.S. and Mary M. Murakawa, D.D.S.

 To learn about what our practice is doing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic:
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Thank you for visiting our website where we help patients achieve and maintain beautiful, healthy smiles for life! Located in Westchester, near LAX, our goal is to provide the highest quality of dental care to our patients in a comfortable, relaxing environment.

Our commitment has allowed our dental team to treat our patients for a lifetime, making them part of our dental family.


From common problems to gum disease, we provide an array of services to meet your entire family's needs – all in one convenient location! We offer a full range of treatments, including:

Comprehensive Family Dentistry

We are committed to tailoring our dental services to meet the individual needs and desires of each patient. Our extensive list of services includes preventive dentistry (cleanings and sealants), general dentistry (fillings, extractions, crowns), periodontal treatment (gum disease) and endodontics (root canals).

Advanced Cosmetic & Restorative Dentistry

To enhance and restore your smile, we also offer a variety of cosmetic and restorative dentistry treatments, including porcelain veneers, teeth whitening and dental implants.

We Welcome New Patients

New patients click here to learn about appointments & payment options as well as find answers to frequently asked questions, download patient forms & ore. 

Contact Us & Schedule Your Appointment Today

Working together, we can achieve a true partnership with a common goal – keeping your smile beautiful and your teeth and gums healthy. Please don't hesitate to contact us to schedule your next dental appointment!

And a portion of our proceeds directly benefits the California Dental Association Foundation which provides needed dental services to the underserved of California.

At Dr. Taira and Murakawa’s, we’re creating beautiful smiles!


Look Your Best

Compassionate dental professionals committed to providing quality care in a relaxing atmosphere.


Best ever!!

Virginia K.

Dr. Taira and his staff are the greatest.


Lovely in in every way! I bring the whole family and they are always kind and helpful and they do a great job!


Always ready for my appointment. Never have to wait. Front office efficient and pleasant. Wouldn't change a thing! Dr Taira explains what he is doing so there is no surprises, that makes for a pleasant visit.


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Let our dedicated dental professionals help you achieve a smile that you can be proud of!