About Your Dentist
"My aspiration in life is to truly connect with people and be a positive influence in their lives."
Every day I strive to create an experience where each patient leaves our office smiling and telling their friends and family that we truly listened to their concerns and surpassed their highest expectations in all aspects of patient care. I love knowing that my patient's health, smile and day has been improved because of the personalized, high-quality care of our amazing team.
Dr. Steinman graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. There, she received many awards and honors for her work, both academically and clinically. Dr. Steinman believes that dentistry is her true calling and the field where she truly belongs. She wakes up each and every day looking forward to spending time with her work family and building valuable connections with her patients. Dr. Steinman believes dentistry is an avenue for her to express her artistic nature, meticulous skill, appreciation for people and the value of making a difference in her community.
Continuing Education & Professional Memberships
Dr. Steinman has a true teacher's heart, and she loves spending time to help people grow. She prides herself on constant education and improvement, striving to create an environment where others are also allowed to do so. Dr. Steinman has served as a leadership and clinical mentor to several newly-graduated dentists.
Dr. Steinman is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Pi Kappa Phi Honors Society and Xi Psi Phi Dental Fraternity.
Dr. Steinman has Advanced Training in:
- Endodontics (Including Molars, Retreats and WaveOne)
- All Ceramic Restorations
- Smile Designs and Esthetic Treatment Planning
- Orthodontics (including Invisalign and Early Interceptive Ortho)
- Partials, Dentures and Other Removable Prostheses
- Caries Detection and Prevention
- Oral Surgery
- Bone Grafting and Implant Placement
- Removal of Impacted Third Molars
- Occlusal Therapy and Restoring Worn Dentition
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Steinman resides in Platt Park with her husband Bryan and son Nash. In her free time, she enjoys making memories and living life for experiences. Her hobbies include cooking, traveling, listening to audio books, watching her son experience life, date nights with her husband, hot yoga, back country camping, hiking, kayaking and spending time with friends and family.
“Be true to your teeth and they won’t be false to you.”
“It is my mission to provide quality service to my patients in a professional, respectable, empathetic manner. I strive to make my patients comfortable and educate them on how best to maintain healthy, beautiful smiles that will last a lifetime.”
Doctorate of Dental Medicine
Western University of Health Sciences – Pomona, CA
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
University of California – Irvine, CA
Member of the Academy of General Dentistry
Life & Hobbies
Having grown up in Southern California, Dr. Labayen enjoys roller-skating, hiking, and relaxing at the beach. She loves spending quality time with her family, reading, and finding new places to eat. Dr. Labayen recently adopted a puppy, who takes up quite a bit of her spare time!