Dr. Makuta is passionate about dentistry, health care and wellness of her patients. She has been involved in dentistry since 1985 when she was a dental assistant for a doctor in Tarzana.
Knowing since the age of 5 that she wanted to be a dentist, Dr. Makuta pursued a rigorous academic schedule attending the University of California at Irvine obtaining a degree in Biological Sciences. She then went on to attend the Dental School at the University of California, San Francisco, graduating in 1998. Dr. Makuta is continually advancing her knowledge in dentistry to benefit her patients. She is an Invisalign provider, places and restores dental implants, and is in the process of obtaining her Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry.
As a San Fernando Valley native, Dr. Makuta is excited to be helping people maintain and advance their health in her home area. She has two children that keep her very busy. She and her fiancé love to travel and are big sports fans. Doctor Makuta has been in practice for over 15 years.