Leticia Mendoza-Sobel, DDS
Meet Dr. Mendoza-Sobel, Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Mendoza-Sobel has practiced and taught pediatric dentistry since 1994. Following graduation from dental school, Dr. Mendoza-Sobel completed specialty educational programs in both Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics. She is currently an assistant professor at the University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry and has participated with the Childrens’ Hospital Craniofacial Team in Oakland. She has donated her services for under-served children at La Clinica de la Raza in Oakland, California.
Dr. Mendoza-Sobel loves working with children. She brings a warm, fun and personal approach to patient care. Her storytelling and distraction techniques make dental visits more enjoyable for the patients. She has lectured for the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry about behavior management through storytelling and distraction techniques during dental treatment.
Dr. Mendoza-Sobel writes children’s books. She loves to run, travel and dine with her husband, Dr. Richard S. Sobel, also a pediatric dentist. Dr Mendoza-Sobel enjoys cooking, knitting, reading, and beading in her spare time.