3840 Woodruff Avenue Suite #208 Long Beach, CA 90808

(562) 421-9361

Alyson Emery, DDS

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Alyson Emery, DDS
  • Biography

    Dr. Alyson graduated from UCLA with a BS in 1982 and from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry with a DDS in 1985. Dr. Alyson is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and Past President of the Harbor Dental Society. Dr. Alyson was inducted into the American College of Dentists at the American Dental Association Convention in October, 2011. This honor is recognition of her contributions, leadership and fine example of a professional person.

    Dr. Alyson is a member of the Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and past president of the Women’s Council. She is also very active in an organization called Professional Business Associates or “Tippers” serving as the 2013 President. Since 2003, one of her passions has been National Charity League (NCL), a mother/daughter philanthropic organization that supports approximately 20 local philanthropies. She served as the President of NCL in 2008 and is still involved in two of the sustainer groups. In 2017, she and her husband worked hard to personally raise $83,000 for the Memorial Heart and Vascular Institute by participating in "Dancing for our Stars".

    When Dr. Alyson is not practicing dentistry she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is married to John Zahn and has two children Kelli and Eddie. As a family they enjoy traveling, skiing/snowboarding and landsailing.

  • Education
    • Associate Fellowship World Clinical Laser Institute (WCLI) 2006
    • UOP School of Dentistry 1982-85 DDS ‘85
    • UCLA 1978-82 BS Psychobiology ‘82
  • Professional Societies
    • Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce: 1987 – present
    • American Association of Women Dentist Member: 1987 – 1989
    • California and American Dental Association Member: 1985 – present
    • Member of CDA House of Delegates: 1992 – 1996
      • Chamber Board of Directors June: 1997 – 1999
    • Women’s Council Long Beach Chamber of Commerce Member: 1987 – 1991
    • Harbor Dental Society Member: 1986 – present
      • President: 1994 – 1998
      • Board of Directors: 1987 – 1996
  • Memberships
    • Professional Business Associates – "Tippers": 1988 – present
      • President: 2013
    • National Charity League: 2003 – present
      • President: 2007 – 2008
    • Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce: 1987 – present
      • Board of Directors: 1991 – 1997
    • Women’s Council: 1987 – present
      • President: 1991 – 1992
  • Awards
    • Black Belt Thai Kickboxing: 2016
    • Tipper of the Year Award: 2012
    • National Charity League Mother / Daughter Award: 2003 – 2007
    • American Cancer Society Volunteer of the Year: 1993
    • Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Achievement Award: June 1988
    • Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Business Person of the Year: January 1988
    • Harbor Dental Society Member of the Year: 1987
  • Family

    Husband John Zahn and children Kelli and Eddie Emery

Make your dream smile a reality!

As the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation continues to evolve, the latest quarantine suggests our office will be closed until June 1st. Dr. Alyson and Dr. Doug will continue to be available for emergency care. We thank you for your understanding during this difficult time we are thinking about all of our dental family patients and want them all to stay safe.