Changing Lives, One Smile at a Time
I love creating smiles and, in the process, creating lasting relationships with each person in my care. It’s rewarding to spend time with someone on the journey to a better smile, improved oral and overall health, and stronger confidence. Throughout treatment, we get to know each other and I enjoy seeing my patients grow as their self-esteem blossoms.
I was drawn to orthodontics as a way to give back to the community, to my community. Health is wealth, and healthy teeth along with a beautiful smile are crucial for one’s personal and professional success.
I treasure the opportunity to get to know and care for people, and to be part of their life-changing transformation. I want each of my patients to excel in all they do; a healthy and confident smile is a key to success!
Dr. Elizabeth Ubaldo
Education and Experience
- Pre-dental studies – University of California Berkeley
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery – University of California San Francisco, School of Dentistry
- Master of Science and Specialty studies – University of Washington, School of Dentistry
Dr. Ubaldo, a San Francisco native, completed her dental degree at the University of California at San Francisco School of Dentistry. She was then accepted into the Orthodontics program at the University of Washington, where she completed her Master’s degree and rigorous specialty training in orthodontics.
Seeking to provide her patients with the best treatment options and care possible, Dr. Ubaldo stays up-to-date on new techniques and advanced technologies. Each year she completes many hours of continuing orthodontic education, attending seminars, sessions, and taking a range of advanced post-graduate courses.
- Diplomate and Board-Certified, American Board of Orthodontics
- American Association of Orthodontists
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- San Francisco Dental Society
- University of California at San Francisco School of Dentistry Alumni
- University of Washington School of Dentistry Alumni
San Francisco born and raised, Dr. Ubaldo loves serving a community that has given her so much.
When not working, Dr. Ubaldo, is usually spending time with her husband and family. The couple doesn’t have children yet, but Dr. Ubaldo has lots of practice caring for her five nephews and one niece. She’s the youngest of four children and values time with her family, especially her parents. They are first-generation immigrants from the Philippines; who immigrated to America to ensure their children had the best opportunities.
Dr. Ubaldo loves traveling and exploring new places with her husband. Health is important to her, so she often works out and teaches dance choregraphy for musicals at her sister’s dance studio. She enjoys watching her students grow and develop confidence much like her patients.