David W. Kelliny, DDS

Dr. David Kelliny and his team at Kelliny Endodontics specialize in root canal treatment and dental implants. Dr. Kelliny earned his bachelor’s degree in dental surgery from Cairo University in 1992; he graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from University of Southern California in 1998 and earned a Certificate in Endodontics, also from USC, in 2001. He has been a part-time clinical assistant professor at the USC postgraduate endodontic program since 2002. Dr. Kelliny is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, the Western Los Angeles Dental Society, the American Association of Endodontists and the International Congress of Implantologists.


Please give a brief description of your practice.

“At Kelliny Endodontics, our goal is to make your dental experience the best possible. Our professional and friendly office environment sets us apart from other specialists. We take pride in providing quality dental work with the latest technology and skill. Your comfort is our primary concern. Whether your visit is for a consultation, root canal or dental implant, we will always explain the procedure fully and answer any questions you may have. We look forward to helping you achieve a healthy smile.”


What is your favorite thing about working in the health industry? 

“Working with patients to alleviate their fear, pain and solve their dental problems in order to achieve better oral health.” 


How does your practice differ from others?

“Our practice sets itself apart from others with our friendly office staff; state-of-the-art equipment like digital radiographs, surgical dental microscopes, high-definition CT scanner and 3D printers; and our highly skilled dental professionals.”


What is your advice about preventive dentistry?

“I suggest that everyone visit their general dentist every six months for their routine cleanings and checkups. This way dental problems can be caught early before they become big problems.”


What services do you offer that are unique?

“I am considered an innovator in the field of 3D printing in endo-dontics, and I use my skills to help treat more complicated and surgical cases. Also, we offer patients sedation options—nitrous oxide (laughing gas) and oral sedation.”


Tell us about your family.

“I have lived in the South Bay with my wife, Mary, and three children for nearly three decades. I appreciate what the area has to offer for water sports and outdoor activities, and my wife and I have a passion for giving back to our local community.”