About Your Dentist
"I believe that dental and oral health is a major component of overall health and well-being. I strive to have happy and healthy patients who are well-informed about the importance of oral health."
"To provide gentle, caring and modern dental care to patients of all ages. To educate my patients about dental preventative care and healthy oral care. To continuously learn new techniques to improve my patients' dental experience."
Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Alton, IL
University of Illinois, Bachelor of Science in Community Health – Urbana-Champaign, IL
Dr. Lavalle is currently an active member of the American Dental Association and Saint Louis Dental Society.
Life & Hobbies
When she isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Lavalle enjoys traveling, nature watching, and spending quality time with her nephew and nieces.
Changing the world, one smile at a time.
Practicing dentistry is a lifelong dream of mine, and my patients are my first priority. My mission is to provide high-quality, personalized care that allows my patients to feel comfortable and completely at ease. I enjoy having the opportunity to give my patients their smiles back; it is the most rewarding aspect of being a dentist.
University of Tennessee Knoxville, Bachelor of Science Knoxville, TN
University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery Memphis, TN
Dr. Choi is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, and Greater St. Louis Dental Society.
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Choi currently resides in Creve Coeur with his wife and dog, Mocha. When he isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Choi enjoys traveling, golfing, grocery shopping, and walking with his family and Mocha. He also loves cooking Asian and Italian cuisines.