MariaElena “Malena” Rodriguez has been practicing in Torrance for nearly 20 years. Initially achieving certification as a prosthodontist, Dr. Rodriguez expanded her training with a prestigious implant dentistry fellowship at Loma Linda University.
In addition to her patients, Dr. Rodriguez is committed to her community. Having spent 8 years on faculty at the UCLA School of Dentistry, she continues to mentor students and young dentists. She is also a member of the P.E.O. Sisterhood, an organization dedicated to providing women around the world with educational opportunities.