Karson Kupiec, DDS, MS
Dr. Karson Kupiec is a second-generation orthodontist with multi-specialty orthodontic-pediatric offices in Rancho Santa Fe and Imperial Valley, California. Dr. Kupiec started practicing in 1999 and is focused on delivering the highest level of comprehensive care for adults and children.
Performing in the top 10% of his class during each of his four years in dental school, Dr. Kupiec received his dental degree from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. Simultaneously, he completed numerous research projects, publishing and presenting them to the International Association of Dental Research. Dr. Kupiec completed his residency at the University of Louisville, where he received his master’s degree and orthodontic certificate. Since then, he has been featured on medical radio shows and in dental publications as a leader in his industry.
Dr. Kupiec is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, California Dental Association, and Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists. He is also the president of the Imperial Valley Dental Society. Dr. Kupiec is a charismatic orthodontist who enjoys being part of the community by sponsoring local sports leagues, school fundraisers and church organizations. His practice hosts on-going field trips for Girl Scouts and kids from surrounding schools to tour the office and learn about dental care. He lectures at local businesses and schools in San Diego about orthodontics and how kids can implement a lifetime of good oral habits. Dr. Kupiec believes in giving back and has already been on numerous missionary trips to other countries, such as Russia, Nicaragua, Mexico, Peru, Belize, Panama and more.
Kupiec Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry is equipped with the latest tools and technological advances in the industry. Dr. Karson Kupiec and his team are dedicated to creating a positive experience every time you visit their office. In his spare time, Dr. Kupiec enjoys being at home in Del Mar with his three children and spending time outdoors fishing, hiking or flying his plane.
Dr. Darshan Dabir
Dr. Dabir was born and raised in India. He completed his dental school there in 1995. He practiced as a general dentist for three years before coming to Louisiana State University, New Orleans for his residency in Pediatric Dentistry in 1998.
He graduated in 2000 and was the first student from the program to obtain a Master’s degree. He taught at LSU for two years prior to making San Diego his home in 2003. As a pediatric dentist for over fifteen years, Dr. Dabir has extensive experience in providing dental care to infants, children and teens.
Dr. Dabir is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a senior staff member at Rady Children’s Hospital. He has been in private practice in San Diego County since 2003. He enjoys providing the latest treatment options, such as laser dentistry, for his patients.