Meet The Team

Albert Klitzke, DDS


Dr. Klitzke graduated from Marquette University School of Dentistry in 1982.  He served in the Navy as a dentist for three years where he received advance training with dental specialists.  He received the Meritorious Service Award while serving his country. 

Dr. Klitzke provided dentistry and served as  the dental director of a non profit clinic for 20 years and now owns a private practice in Santee.   He was the first dentist in Santee to own  a Waterlase MD Laser allowing him to provide many gum treatment proceedures with faster healing than traditional gum surgery.

He was voted one the top dentists in  San Diego County in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 , 2012 , 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 by his fellow dentists.  Dr. Klitzke was in San Diego Magazines May edition  each one of those years.

He provides a wide range of services for adults and children, including:  cosmetic, general restorative and laser dentistry.  In addition to dentistry with the traditional drill, the dental laser allows him to do many procedures that are normally referred to specialists, saving patients time away from work and money.    He is married with one son and enjoys swimming, stamp collecting and   learning about         advancements   in the field of dentistry so he can provide his patients the latest in dental care.


Professional Memberships and Certifications:

  • American Dental Association
  • San Diego County Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Laser Fellowship Certification
  • San Diego Implant Residency Program
  • Selected as one of the Top Dentists in San Diego County in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014,2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019
  • Golden Sneaker Awards for fundraising for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Selected as the Outstanding Dental Director in California in 2004 by the Indian Health Service. 
  • Fast braces provider

Our Staff

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. Our dental staff are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They have many years of experience treating patients and  have high standards of quality and integrity.   We welcome new patients and look forward to taking care of their dental needs.

Our dedicated staff's  goal is to provide your dental care in caring manner.  We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure.  We offer nitrous oxide and laser gum therapy to take the stress out of dentistry.   Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.  We will send in  insurance claims for you.

We love what we do, and it shows on our faces—it seems we’re always smiling around here. You’ll find our staff is friendly and up-beat and we’ll do our best to make your visit comfortable.  And all the while we’ll be providing you with the highest quality dental care.