Alexis Hernandez

Dentist


Personal Biography

Dr. Hernandez grew up right at the border between Calexico, CA, and Mexicali, Mexico. In her spare time, she enjoys working out, doing CrossFit, running, and spending time with her parents, sister, and very active Beagles. She also enjoys trying new foods, dancing, and visiting Universal Studios and Six Flags as much as she can.

DDS

University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry; San Francisco, CA

BS

Nutrition and Health, Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego, CA

Quotes

“As my patient, you can expect to be treated as family from the moment you walk in the door. I am here to listen to your specific needs and concerns, and answer your questions. My goal is to make you feel as comfortable as possible so that together, we can improve your oral health for life.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Hernandez’s favorite book is Love Story by Erich Segal, her favorite TV shows are Friends, Grey’s Anatomy, and Game of Thrones, and her favorite movies are the Star Wars movies and Pulp Fiction.

Professional Association

American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry

Volunteer Experience

Student Community Outreach for Public Education, WIC Food & Nutrition Services, UCSD dental clinics

Awards

Gates Millennium Scholarship, ADA Foundation’s annual Colgate Dental Student’s Conference on Research award