Lissette R. Bernal, DDS (Board Certified, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry)

Winter-Garden-Smiles-7.29.15-58Dr. Lissette Bernal was born in New York City and, moved to Orlando, FL as a teenager where she graduated from Cypress Creek HS in 1994.  Majoring in Biology, she received her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida.  Dr. Bernal then moved to Maryland and received her dental degree in 2004 from the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, University of Maryland Dental School.

While in Dental School, she was involved in multiple dental missions including Operation Smile in Vietnam and she provided dental treatment to the underprivileged in the rural areas of Dominican Republic.  After completing dental school, she entered a general practice residency at the VA Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA.  Dr. Bernal practiced as general dentist for nearly four years before deciding to return to Baltimore, Maryland.  She completed her post-graduate speciality training in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Maryland. 

Dr. Bernal is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Bernal is happily married to her husband. They live in the Central Florida area with their daughter and beagle. When she’s away from the office, Dr. Bernal enjoys traveling, concerts, and spending time with her family and friends.