Dr. Lisa Gao

Board Certified Orthodontist

Creating stunning smiles since 1976 in Los Angeles

Now accepting new patients.

Schedule an Appointment About Us

Top Braces & Invisalign Orthodontist in Los Angeles

Our days are full of happy, beautiful smiles from patients who are having a great orthodontic experience.
Watching their self confidence grow as their smiles improve is the best!

1 on 1 Care

We are a small private practice office, focused on delivering detailed care in a family setting. We only see a limited number of patients a day to ensure quality treatment.

Experienced Team

Our team members have been with us a combined total of 70 years! They are superstars on delivering exceptional and warm patient service.

Board Certified Orthodontist

Dr. Lisa Gao is a Diplomat of the American Board of Orthodontics, a distinction achieved by less than a third of all orthodontists. In order to get board certified, Dr. Gao has passed a rigorous set of written and clinical examinations, as well as a comprehensive review of her credentials.


Lisa Gao, DDS, MS and Mark A. Collons, DDS

Our board-certified orthodontists have expertise in the latest and most effective orthodontic treatments. Only a small percentage of orthodontists are board certified which requires completion of a rigorous peer examination process by the American Board of Orthodontics.

Dr. Gao earned her Doctorate degree in Dentistry from the University of California at San Francisco. She completed her orthodontic residency at Ohio State University where she also earned a Master of Science degree. Dr. Gao is also a Diplomat of the American Board of Orthodontics. When Dr. Gao is not in the office transforming smiles, she enjoys spending time with her family and dog Teddy.

Dr. Collons is a Trojan Alumni and attended University of Southern California for both dental school and orthodontic residency. Dr. Collons is a native of Santa Monica and is an active member of the community. He also enjoys spending time with his grandchildren.

Our Talented Team

Our friendly staff wants to make your orthodontic experience as fun and pleasant as possible. We’re always here to answer any questions you may have about you or your child’s orthodontic care.

Our Patients

We look forward to meeting you!

Please contact our office to schedule your complimentary new patient exam and learn about the wide variety of treatment options we offer including traditional braces and Invisalign. We look forward to meeting you and your family and helping you get the great smile you’ve always wanted. Call today!


M: 8am-5pm
T: 8am-5pm
W: Closed
T: 8am-5pm
F: 8am-5pm
Sat: 9am-3pm (limited)
Sun: Closed


1033 Gayley Ave. #106
Los Angeles, CA 90024

We are in the brick building across from Whole Foods.

PARKING: 2 hour free parking at Broxton Parking garage.

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