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South Coast Dental | Dr. Lilia Larin in National City


202 Mile of Cars Way 
National City CA 91950
Phone:  (619) 477-1970

Dr. Lilia Larin  Dr. Ricardo Peralta 

About Us

Dr. Larin has been practicing dentistry for 25 years in San Diego County. Dr. Larin's office is located at 400 Mile of Cars Way Suite "A" National City, CA 91950. 619-477-1970.  Since Dr. Larin started practicing dentistry she has kept up to date on many continuing education classes ensuring that her patients receive the the most comprehensive and advanced dental care possible.

Advanced Training in Cosmetic Dentistry, Implant Reconstruction, Pediatrics and Orthodontics.

Professional Affiliations

American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Diego County Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Association of Women Dentists, Hispanic Dental Association, American College of Dentists, Pierre Fauchard Academy, Academy of Dentistry International, American Red Cross, San Diego Share the Care, San Diego Dental Health Coalition

Leadership Roles

2015 to present San Diego County Dental Society Board

2015 San Diego County Dental Society CE Committee

2015 to present California Dental Association CALDPac Council

2014 to present American Dental Association ADPAC Political Action Team Leader

2013 to present Damas de San Diego non- profit organization Executive Committee

2013-2015 Vice-President Smiles for Success Foundation, Chicago, IL.

2013-2014 MANA de San Diego non- profit organization Board of Directors

2012 National President of the Hispanic Dental Association; Washington DC

2008 National President American Association of Women Dentists , Chicago, IL

2007 President San Diego Academy of General Dentistry

2003 President San Diego Association of Women Dentists

2002 President Hispanic Dental Association San Diego Chapter

Award's and Recognitions 

 2015 San Diego Magazine  2015 Finalist  "Latinos Making a Difference" Award.

2013 San Diego Magazine 2013 Finalist "Latino's Making a Difference Award"

 2012  "Colgate Palmolive Leadership Award.

2008 Recognition as one of the "100 Most Influential Hispanics in the US"  by the Hispanic Business Magazine.

2007 Academy of General Dentistry Service Recognition Award

2007 President's Award American Association of Women Dentists 

2007 Competent Communicator and Leadership Award Toastmaster's International.

2007 SD Academy of General Dentistry Service Recognition Award

2005-2004 SD Hispanic Dental Association Service and Leadership Award

2004 Honorary Air Force Recruiter Recognition

Fellowship status American College of Dentistry

Fellowship status Academy of Dentistry International

Fellowship status Pierre Fauchard Academy

California Implant Institute Certification Award for the completion of the Surgical and Prosthetic Curriculum in Oral Implantology

Invisalign Certification parts I and II .

Community Service and Outreach

Dr.Larin is a Smiles for Success, CDA Cares , Give Kids a Smile, Flying Samaritans and Share the Care volunteer. She is or has been a adisory board member for San Diego Dental Health Coalition, San Diego Share the Care, Underrepresented Minority Dentists UCSF research program and the GYFT oral health research program for newborns and pregnant women.

Free Dental Sealant Clinic volunteer at Southwestern College Dental Hygiene School.
Dr. Larin organize's Continuing Educational seminars for general dentists at the local, national and international level as well as free Dental Clinic's for children in Mexico.

Articles and Interviews

Women's Dental Journal 2002 "Abra La Boca Porfavor "Understanding and Providing Oral Care for the HIspanic Patient .

"The San Diego Association of Women Dentists" WDJ Chronicle 

Hispanic Dental Association San Diego Newsletter editor 2002-2005

A variety of articles for the San Diego AGD, California AGD, HDA and the San Diego County Dental Society.

Dr. Larin has also been invited to appear on a variety of binational radio and television broadcasts as oral health expert and  spokesperson for KPBS/KBNT tv speaking on topics such as Infant Prenatal Oral Health Care, Cosmetic Dentistry, Women's and Hispanic Oral Health Care Issues. Has also appeared in interviews with Chanel 10 news, UNIVISION television and  Chanel 12 news.


National City Dentist | Dr. Lilia Larin. Lilia Larin is a National City Dentist.