Dr. Laila-Christine Assaad was born and raised in Montreal, Canada, where she earned her dental degree from the University of Montreal. She then completed her general practice residency at Columbia University in New York. She loved the city so much she stayed and practiced in Manhattan for 6 years, after which she and her husband made the move out to sunny California. Dr. Assaad is devoted to her patients and believes that a beautiful smile is the best asset one can have. A healthy smile not only makes you feel and look better, but it is also essential to your overall health. Dr. Assaad is also a mom to two young boys and in her free time, she enjoys discovering new places in LA with her family, going to the beach, and traveling! Dr. Assaad also enjoys experiencing new restaurants with friends, hopes to one day pick up surfing and to master the art of a chin-up… unassisted.