Our Pediatric Dentists
DR. GEOFFREY HERSCH
Dr. Hersch graduated from the pediatric dentistry program at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He received his dental degree from Northwestern University Dental School in 1998. Upon graduation from dental school, he received honors from various dental societies for his contribution and interests in the specialty of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Hersch takes pride in exceeding all standards for his profession. He remains an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, Orange County Dental Society, the American Dental Association and the California Dental Association. Hersch Pediatric Dentistry has developed a reputation of providing comprehensive quality care and service for the children of Orange County.
Dr. Hersch is a Southern California native. His love for skiing brought him out to the Rockies for a wonderful, well-rounded, educational experience at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Dr. Hersch is passionate about surfing, skiing, boating, fishing and hanging out with his family at the beach. He also loves traveling and met Tiffany, his beautiful wife, while vacationing in Cabo San Lucas. Dr. Hersch lives in San Clemente and loves spending time with his wife and three children, Andrew, Ella and Riley.
DR. LESLIE BUTLER
Dr. Leslie Butler grew up in Orange County, attended Sunny Hills High School and continued on to attend Azusa Pacific University for her Bachelors of Science degree. She has actively participated in many community based and international dental mission programs for children where she developed her love for children’s dentistry.
She received her dental degree from Loma Linda University in 2007, and then completed her pediatric dentistry training and MSD degree at Loma Linda University Medical Center in June 2009. Her two-years of Pediatric specialty training prepared her to work with children with special needs and focus on dental disease prevention. During her residency program, she also co-led a dental mission trip to the Galapagos Islands.
Dr. Butler is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, the California Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the Western Society of Pediatric Dentistry, and the Orange County Dental Society.
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Butler enjoys spending time with her husband, and two young children, Lyla and Owen. She enjoys going to the movies, reading a great book, loves Angels’ baseball, Ducks’ hockey, hiking, snow skiing, and photography. Traveling continues to be one of her greatest passions and looks forward to leading more dental mission trips to different corners of the world. Leslie currently lives in Brea with her family.