Barry Israel DDS. Dentistry and Orthodontics.

Meet the Team | Los Alamitos, CA (California)| Dentistry and Orthodontics

Elizabeth RDH

Liz – Dental Hygienist

Liz graduated from Cerritos College in 1998. She went on to a residency in Los Angeles, at the Wadsworth VA Hospital. She currently holds dental hygiene licenses in California, Arizona and Missouri. After practicing in St. Louis for 6 years, Liz relocated to Southern California with her family. She continues to practice dental hygiene because of her passion for meeting people and providing excellent care!

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her two children, going to the beach, reading and traveling.

Christine RDH

Christine – Dental Hygienist

Christine graduated from Cerritos College's Dental Hygiene School 20 years ago. She enjoys working in orthodontics as a dental hygienist, especially being able to help people elevate their dental health awareness. Christine is a great staff member who brings experience, laughter, and fun into our practice every day.

Beth RDH

Beth – Dental Hygienist

Beth has worked in the dental field for 25 years and has been a hygienist for 19 of those years. She grew up in Manhattan Beach, California, and went to dental hygiene school in Boston, Massachusetts. She loves working with patients of all ages, and is great at making each person who visits our practice feel welcome.

Beth has been married for almost nine years and has two toddler daughters, Rachel and Lauren. In addition to being a great dental hygienist, she is also a published mixed-media artist.

Leslie RDH

Leslie – Dental Hygienist

Leslie has worked for Dr. Israel since 1993 and loves every minute of it! She enjoys seeing all the patients and helping them achieve better oral health. Leslie was born and raised in Orange County, and attended Irvine High School and the University of California, Irvine. She graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Cypress College in 1987.

Leslie has been on the board of the Long Beach Dental Hygiene Association for 15 years and is also the liaison for the children's dental clinic at Memorial Hospital, for the National Charity League. In her rare free time, she loves to travel and see new places with her family, which includes her husband, Andy, and three children, Tina, Eleni and George.

Lisa RDA

Lisa – Dental Hygienist

Lisa graduated from Bryman College in 1991, and became a smiling part of our team in 2001. She is warm and friendly with our patients, but always ready to share a smile and a little laughter. Lisa enjoys meeting all of our new patients, and looks forward to working with you throughout your treatment.

She and her husband, Mike, have been happily married for 13 years, and have two wonderful daughters. Lisa enjoys spending time with her family, and in her free time, she loves to bake!

Chrissi RDH

Chrissi – Dental Hygienist

Chrissi is a graduate of Cerritos College and has been a dental professional for 11 years. She's been a part of Dr. Israel's wonderful practice for 4 years, and loves working in the dental field due to the ever-changing technology; she feels that this work is truly exciting and rewarding, making it easy and fun to stay active in continuing education.

Chrissi's favorite procedures are cosmetic, as she loves to see patients with tears of joy over their new smile!

Chrissi is committed to spending time with her family, going on vacation and designing clothing.

Elizabeth, Office Manager

Elizabeth, Office Manager

Elizabeth has grown right alongside the practice, as she has been here since Dr. Israel opened the doors to his new office in Los Alamitos 10 years ago. She has held various positions; in each one her favorite thing is getting to know each and every patient. She has had the privilege to share special memories from graduations, marriages and new children with many patients. Elizabeth's goal is to make each person's experience with the office go as smoothly as possible from beginning to end.

Elizabeth currently resides in Seal Beach and is never leaving! She loves the beach and riding her bike. She especially loves her 17-year-old son, who is the nicest person she knows.

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