Meet Long Beach, CADr. Mark Garlington

Dr. Garlington has been practicing in Long Beach for over 35 years and is a specialist in orthodontics for children and adults.

Garlington Orthodontics has earned a great reputation in the Long Beach community for creating beautiful, healthy smiles. At Garlington Orthodontics, we are known for our state-of-the-art office, our leading-edge technology, and our warm, friendly, knowledgeable team. 

Our use of advanced technology helps to shorten treatment time and makes the orthodontic process seamless for our patients. We are the top Invisalign® provider in the Long Beach area and a leading expert on using Invisalign for early treatment of growing children. We use the latest in digital orthodontic technology to give our patients a truly next-level experience.

Dr. Garlington was an early adopter of using Invisalign to treat teens and was one of only 20 doctors in North America chosen to be part of Invisalign’s limited market release using Invisalign to treat young growing children ages 7-11.  Dr. Garlington has written several white papers on the topic of early treatment with Invisalign, and as a Diamond Plus Top 1 % Invisalign Provider, he is one of the most experienced Invisalign doctors in the world, having treated over 3000 patients with Invisalign.  Dr. Garlington combines his knowledge and experience with advanced digital technology to create the beautiful smiles he is known for.  Dr. Garlington is also a member of the Invisalign Global Speakers Network and uses his expertise to teach other orthodontists how to treat with Invisalign.

Dr. Garlington graduated UCS School of Orthodontics. Dr. Garlington is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and a member of the American Association of Orthodontics, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics, the American Dental Association, and the Edward H. Angel Society of Orthodontists.