Changrui Liu DDS
Dr. Liu is the dentist that you and your family can trust for quality dentistry at an affordable price. Dr. Liu obtained his residency training at UCLA School of Dentistry in 1988 and has since then joined the teaching faculty part time. His West LA office and Agoura Hills office have served their communities for over 20 years. Patients love Dr. Liu because he embodies the caring and honest professional.
Dr. Liu also leads a highly qualified team of specialists who are adept at all phases of dentistry including Orthodontics, Dental Implants, and Periodontics.
Dr. Liu is married with two sons, and in his free time enjoys gardening and growing organic fruits and vegetables
Dr. Leshin Chen
Dr. Chen graduated magna cum laude from UCLA with a degree in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. He then continued his education at UCLA School of Dentistry, where he graduated cum laude with his dental degree. He then completed an additional three- year residency in Post Graduate Periodontics and Dental Implant Surgery at UCLA School of Dentistry. Dr. Chen is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. A Diplomate is a periodontist who has made significant achievements beyond the mandatory educational requirements of the specialty and who is certified by the American Board of Periodontology.
His professional affiliations include memberships in the American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Gabriel Valley Dental Society, Los Angeles Dental Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, and Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society.
During his time at UCLA, he served as Director of the UCLA Asian Dental Free Clinic. He served as a member of the board for the San Gabriel Valley Dental Society. He lectures for UCLA School of Dentistry and Pasadena City College Dental Hygiene Program. He also participates and lectures for various dental study groups for continuing education for dentists.
Recognizing an important need for community service, he is an active volunteer for the "Give Kids A Smile" program. The American Dental Association's Give Kids A Smile program enhances the oral health of large numbers of needy children. Give Kids A Smile activities also highlight for policy makers the ongoing challenges that low-income families face in finding dental care. Beside English, Dr. Chen speaks Mandarin and Taiwanese. In his spare time he enjoys cooking, swimming, watching sports, and learning about new technologies.
Dr. Ling Zhu
Dr. Ling Zhu earned her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry, followed by her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.
Due to her culture and education background, she has fully understanding of inter-cultural communication and she is fluent in both Chinese and English. She also volunteered at John Weingart Community Health Center in downtown Los Angeles, Queenscare, and the Community Health Centers of the Central Coast. After her graduation, she continues to volunteer at Care Harbor Los Angeles and Give Kids a Smile.
Her professional affiliations include membership in the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Gabriel Valley Dental Society, Chinese American Dental Society of Southern California and Punjabi Dental Society.
Dr. Samuel Liu
Dr. Samuel Liu is a fellowship-trained oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He completed the prestigious accelerated program through the University of the Pacific, finishing both his undergraduate and dental school studies in 5 years. He then completed a 4-year residency program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Howard University Hospital located in Washington, D.C. and went on to accept a one-year fellowship in Pediatric Craniomaxillofacial Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. He is also a diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. Liu is excited to be back in Southern California where he grew up. Since completing his training, he has been active in the oral surgery community and has been invited to lecture on various topics. Although his passion lies in orthognathic and cleft surgery, he is happy to offer full-scope oral and maxillofacial surgical treatment.
He is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Society, West Los Angeles Dental Society, California Dental Society, and the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.
In his free time, Dr. Liu enjoys reading, hiking, and cooking.
Dr. Eric Chen
Dr. Eric Chen graduated from Harvard University with a degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology. From there, he was awarded his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from UCLA. While at UCLA, he served as Class President and received his certificate in Dental Public Health. Dr. Chen then went on to complete his Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics at UCLA where he concurrently earned a Master’s Degree in Oral Biology.
His world-class training has inspired him to be both passionate and detail-oriented in achieving the best results for his patients. Dr. Chen’s favorite part of practicing orthodontics is the rewarding feeling of giving his patients increased confidence with their amazing smiles.
Outside of orthodontics, Dr. Chen enjoys giving back to the community through public service and research. He has volunteered with the American Dental Association’s program, Give Kids A Smile, and has published and presented his research on bone fracture healing, osteoporosis prevention, and access to care for patients with HIV.
Dr. Eric Chen is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Los Angeles Dental Society. He is bilingual in English and Mandarin Chinese.
Dr. Julia Li
Dr. Julia Li's dental philosophy is to treat all her patients like family and friends. She strives to provide the best dental care for her patients in a comfortable environment.
Dr. Li earned her bachelor's degree in physiological sciences from UCLA. She continued on to obtain her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from UC San Francisco. During dental school, she was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) National Dental Honor Society. After graduating dental school, Dr. Li pursued an additional year of training at Veteran's Hospital in Long Beach where she completed her Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency. She still serves as a staff dentist at the Veteran's Hospital.
Dr. Li regularly attends continuing education courses to continue to advance her dentistry. She is a member of the Western Los Angeles Dental Society, California Dental Association, and the American Dental Association.
In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, crafting, and spending time with her family and friends.