Dr. Lisa Kederian & Associates
Kederian earned her doctorate in dental surgery from the University of Southern
also received a BA from San Diego Christian College in Mathematics and
Science. Dr. Kederian focuses on Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry. Her
goal is to deliver the best dental care and services
to all her patients.
She places great emphasis on patient care and comfort and maintains
a high level of excellence in her work. Her warm smile and friendly
attitude truly embodies the caring and positive atmosphere that is sure
to be a part of the patient's dental office experience.
continues to be an active member of the dental community through her commitment
to several dental organizations including the California Dental Association,
American Dental Association and the West LA Dental Associations. Outside of
work Dr.Kederian enjoys playing soccer, hiking, golfing, paddle boarding and spending time with her family.
Dr. Nina Lin is a Pennsylvania native who graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Dental School with Honors in Restorative Dentistry. At Penn, she served on the Ethical Board and was member of the Vernon Brightman Student Research Society, which awarded grants for her research in dental implants and in condyle development. Since 2003, she has thoroughly enjoyed volunteering with the Special Olympics, serving as a medical assistant, Special Smiles volunteer and supporter.
In addition to her dental school training, Dr. Lin completed a general Practice Residency at the Long Beach VA Hospital, where she refined her skills in cosmetic and restorative dentistry.She continues to be an active member of the dental community through her commitment to several dental organizations including: the American Academy of Women Dentists, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentists.
Outside of the office, Dr. Lin enjoys exploring LA and Southern California with her husband, James. They enjoy hiking, food tours, and going to concerts. She also finds time for her new favorite hobby, knitting, and participates in a Yarn Working Club once a week.
Dr. Nisha Patel grew up in Southern California and moved to Michigan to pursue her doctorate at the University
of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. As an undergraduate student studying Biology at UC San Diego, she volunteered and managed one of UCSD's free dental clinics. This opportunity not only sparked her interest in dentistry, but also proved to be a humbling experience providing treatment to families who did not have access to care.
While in dental school, she continued her passion for service by becoming an active board member of the American Student Dental Association. She was appointed as coordinator of the St. Vincent de Paul Free Clinic Project, where she organized and provided treatment to underserved communities in the greater Detroit area. While there, the clinic was awarded the Pierre Fauchard Academy Foundation grant in order to double the days the students could provide free treatment to the community.
Dr. Patel’s goal is to understand her patients concerns and to provide quality care while making the dental experience as comfortable as possible. She enjoys taking hands on continuing education courses in order to stay updated in the field and is an active member of the dental community through her commitment to the American Dental Association, California Dental Association and the Indian Dental Association.
After graduating from dental school, she moved back home to California where she could be closer to her family and friends and away from the cold weather! She recently moved to the West Los Angeles area and enjoys exploring the city, trying new restaurants, hiking with friends and taking Pilates classes.