Laila Hishaw, DDS -- New speaker to our conference
Laila B. Hishaw, DDS, is a board-certified pediatric dentist, author, and mentor. She is an owner of Tucson Smiles Pediatric Dentistry in Tucson, Arizona. Dr. Hishaw earned her dental degree with honors in Pediatric Dentistry from the UMKC School of Dentistry in 2000 and completed her residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center--San Antonio. Proceeds from her upcoming book, Cavity-Free Kids: How to Care For Your Kids’ Teeth From Birth Through Their Teenage Years, will support Diversity in Dentistry Mentorships, a platform she founded to educate and empower underrepresented youth to explore dentistry as a profession through mentoring. She lectures nationally on pediatric dentistry, burnout prevention and topics relevant to women in dentistry.