Dr. Walkow graduated with honors from the orthodontic residency program at Harvard University. While at Harvard, he received his Master of Science in Epidemiology from the Public Health School. Dr. Walkow received his dental degree from Tufts University in 1996. As a student at Tufts, he served as class president for four consecutive terms. At graduation Dr. Walkow received the honor of delivering the class address and was awarded certificates of merit from the American College of Dentists, the Pierre Fauchard Academy, the Robert R Andrews Honor Society, and the American Academy of Orofacial Pain.

Dr Walkow takes an active role in meeting and exceeding the standards of his profession by serving on the Board of Directors for the California Association of Orthodontists (CAO) and Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists (PCSO). Dr Walkow also is the current Immediate-Past President of the CAO and recently received the honor of being asked to serve as a regional delegate to the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO).

Dr. Walkow is strongly committed to his community where he has served on the Board of Trustees at Harbor Day School and the Board of Directors of Big Brothers of Orange County. Dr Walkow has also actively supported and volunteered his time with charitable organizations such as Human Options and Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC).

Dr. Walkow specializes in orthodontic treatment for both children and adults. He is also a specialist in treating advanced bite issues and problems with the jaws and is a leading provider of Surgical Orthodontics

Dr Walkow is a local expert in Invisalign and Invisalign Teen providing treatment to patients throughout Newport Beach, Costa Mesa, Irvine, Aliso Viejo, and Laguna Beach. He is Orange County's highest submitting doctor. He is the first doctor in Orange County to treat over 1000 cases. Invisalign has recognized Dr Walkow as an Elite Preferred Provider putting him amongst the top tier of Invisalign doctors worldwide.

A native of Southern California, he attended the University of California Irvine and currently resides in Newport Beach with his children. Dr Walkow is an avid athlete who enjoys swimming, running, hiking, surfing, and cycling

Dr. Walkow and his team are dedicated to providing our patients with the highest quality orthodontic experience in a caring and comfortable environment through the use of state-of-the-art equipment, technology, and sterilization procedures. We want the journey to the perfect smile to be an enjoyable one. We are committed to the highest level of patient care providing prompt, friendly, and courteous service by a knowledgeable and highly trained team. Each patient is treated as an individual with a unique treatment plan designed for his or her specific needs. Dr. Walkow works closely with an advanced team of dental specialists to make certain that all aspects of the patient's oral care are addressed appropriately. Even though we have a team of highly trained dental assistants working with the patients, Dr. Walkow is actively involved at each treatment visit.