Meet Dr. Elise Pham
Dr. Elise Pham was born and raised in Aliso Viejo in Orange County, CA. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of California, Irvine and her doctorate degree as Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. She is trained in all fields of dentistry and treats each patient as if they are family. Finding this perfect family practice in Laguna Beach, CA, within her home town, has been a dream come true for her. Through this practice she will be able to fulfill her passion in dentistry while providing quality care for each one of her patients.
Dr. Pham is a member of the Orange County Dental Society, the California Dental Association, and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Pham spends most of her free time with her dog, family, and friends. She loves to snowboard in the winter and has been a life-long Lakers fan. She enjoys shopping and is a definite foodie. She would love to travel the world to experience the many different cultures and food varieties the world has to offer.
Dr. Pham and her husband have a two year old daughter, Leighton, and have recently welcomed their newborn daughter, Madeline, in April 2021! Dr. Pham is so excited for her family to grow alongside with her Laguna Beach family practice.
Meet Stephen m. Schott d.d.s.
Dr. Stephen Schott grew up in Southern California camping at Crystal Cove which created his affinity for the beach. At the age of 9 he was introduced to his first orthodontic experience. He found the process of impression taking and model making fascinating, so much so that he decided to make dentistry his career.
While taking pre-dental courses at Orange Coast College, he developed an artistic talent with ceramics. In 1971, he exhibited his art at the Sawdust Festival, completed his bachelor degree from UCI and later obtained his dental degree in 1976 from UC San Francisco.
He has always strives for excellence in dentistry with his aesthetic ability and has been able to achieve excellent form and function for his patients. He places a high value on the relationships he has with his patients, incorporating a commitment of excellence in my practice supporting his patients comfort, creating restorations that look great, function well and last. Laguna Beach family dental care