Dr. Lisel Balk earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) summa cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, after receiving her Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania. She is an active member of the American Dental Association and PENN Alumni Association.
Dr. Lisel has been a General Dentist for the past 11 years, with three years spent practicing in Boston. Boston magazine has recognized Dr. Balk in their Top Dentists issues for three consecutive years: 2017, 2018, and 2019. Doctors receive this distinction with votes from their peers.
Dr. Lisel knew from a young age that she was interested in becoming a dentist after visiting her General Dentist for routine checkups and after having braces. At each visit, she watched and observed and was fascinated to learn that individuals in this profession can help others feel better, make them smile, and help bring back their self-confidence. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is committed to ensuring that each patient she comes into contact with leaves happy and content. Her greatest satisfaction is knowing that she can help patients through restorative dentistry, which helps them feel better and helps restore their self-confidence.
Dr. Lisel has been training with some of the best cosmetic dentists from Utah, Brazil, and London and focuses on cosmetic dentistry, specifically non-invasive resin veneers. Dr. Lisel is a fan of minimally invasive dentistry with maximum results.
Originally from Port of Spain, Trinidad, where she was born, raised, and received her education through secondary school, Dr. Lisel has lived in Philadelphia and Boston. She recently relocated to Florida with her husband, two children, and their two cats.
In her spare time, Dr. Lisel is also a dance instructor at a studio in Boca Raton and has an avid passion for choreography. You can see her dancing around the office from time to time!