Dr. Gopalakrishnan is a licensed general dentist. She obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2014 from UCLA School of Dentistry and went on to complete a one year general dentistry residency in a hospital setting. She enjoys all phases of dentistry and her philosophy is to treat the whole body, not just the tooth. She works in the public health setting in order to help those who otherwise may not have access to dental care. Aside from clinical dentistry, she also consults for several different organizations, including Dr. Clobo and Kaplan. In particular, she enjoys reviewing and creating clinical protocols.