Dr. Liza Shevchenko prepared for her career through studies at the University of Houston and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and graduated with honors.
Dr. Shevchenko then received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from The University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston. She received this degree with honor at the top of her class and received recognition as an outstanding graduate. Earning scholastic awards both in achievement and research, she was accepted into residency at the University of Texas Dental School where she graduated and earned her Master of Science degree and certificate in Orthodontics. Dr. Shevchenko later completed a rigorous examination to become a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, the highest level of attainment in education, evaluation, excellence, and ethics. This distinguished achievement is awarded upon successful completion of three phases of oral and clinical examinations. This accomplishment reflects her dedication to continuing education and professional excellence.
Professional organization memberships include the American Orthodontic Association and the American Dental Association. She is a Vanguard Society member of the AAO Foundation, the charitable arm of the American Association of Orthodontists. The AAO provides support to orthodontic education programs and orthodontic research. Since 1994, the AAO Foundation Awards Program has provided $8.9 million in funding used for awards, scholarships, publications of research and numerous other funds to ensure the future viability of the specialty by investing in the next generation of educators and researchers.
Sharing a passion for dentistry, Dr. Shevchenko and her husband are both Doctors in Dentistry. When she is not practicing orthodontics, Dr. Shevchenko loves spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys a number of sports including cycling, swimming and running. The doctor enjoys traveling and learning about different cultures.
Dr. Shevchenko, is a specialist that is focused on delivering high quality treatment following the highest standards of patient care using the latest in cutting edge technology. By being responsive to your needs and helping you understand your treatment, she hopes to establish a long and mutually rewarding relationship.
American Dental Association (ADA)
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD)
American Board of Orthodontics (ABO)
The American Board of Orthodontics is the oldest specialty board in dentistry and is responsible for cerifying orthodontists through a detailed examination process. Board certified orthodontists have demonstrated continued proficiency and excellence in their specialty.
The Greater Houston Dental Society (GHDS)
The Greater Houston Dental Society through education, services, and advocacy supports the area's dental profession in providing quality and ethical oral health care. The Greater Houston Dental Society is the local component of the Texas Dental Association (TDA) and the American Dental Association (ADA).
The Texas Dental Association (TDA)
The Texas Dental Association (TDA), chartered in 1871, is the third largest state dental association in the United States. Currently, the Association has more than 7,700 members and is comprised of 26 component dental societies grouped into four divisions across the state of Texas. The TDA is part of a tripartite affiliation with the American Dental Association as its national representative and its component societies at the local level.