Dr. Kayla Lebo
Dr. Lebo is a San Francisco Native, both born and raised in the city, she never left.
From the age of three, she knew she was going to be a Dentist. At 16 years old she raised 10K and co-founded a local charity called Smile-for-a-lifetime-SF, that provides free orthodontic treatment to local teens who cannot afford treatment. Over a decade later, she remains Director of this charity, raising over 300K, with help from her co-founder Dr. Kalika, they have sponsored 50+ teens with beautiful new smiles via orthodontic treatment.
Kayla earned her D.D.S. from the University of California, San Francisco. Following dental school, Dr. Lebo completed General Practice Residency with the Oral maxillofacial surgery department at the University of California, San Francisco. During this intensive program, Dr. Lebo received additional training in interdisciplinary and comprehensive restorative care for healthy and medically complex patients, head and neck cancers, sleep medicine, TMJ disorders, oral-mucosa lesions and dental care.
As a holistic Dentist committed to providing the best possible care to her patients, ongoing education and training have also been a priority for Dr. Lebo. She continues to take numerous continuing education courses in cosmetic and biological holistic dentistry. She is an active member of the IAOMT and double certified in Invisalign by both Invisalign and the AACA.
In addition to Dental practice, Dr. Lebo is very passionate about holistic solutions to reducing and treating not only cavities but also periodontal disease. May of 2019 she won second place at the CDA (California Dental Association) competition amongst Dentists and Residents from all over the state for innovation of an infused floss and oral rinse that utilizes 100% natural ingredients to reduce both periodontal diseases and caries risk – both backed by research research.
Alongside Dentistry, since the age of 15, Kayla has been very involved in the non-profit sector, directing a digital media and IT program for at-risk bay area youth. Till this day she continues to train and mentor youth in animation, television direction and production, magazine and podcast production and publication.
In her free time, she enjoys cooking, juicing, working out, hiking, skydiving and hosting a live local television show.