Dr. Moranda grew up in Los Angeles, California and completed her undergraduate education at the University of California in Irvine. After college, she entered dental school at UCLA, where she was involved in several research projects and was ASB President. After dental school, Dr. Moranda began a General Practice Residency in the Department of Dentistry at Hartford Hospital in Hartford Connecticut. Along with being a hospital dentist at Hartford Hospital, Dr. Moranda was also part of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residence team that treated head and neck trauma patients. Upon completion of her residency, she continued in private practice in Glastonbury, CT.
In 2004, Dr. Moranda and her family moved to the Coachella Valley, where Dr. Moranda entered private practice. She is an active member of several professional organizations including American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Tri-county Dental Association and also a local Study Club.
Dr. Moranda is married to Dr. Morgan Moranda an Orthodontist in the Coachella Valley and is a daughter of a dentist Dr. Il Jin Bak who practices in Los Angeles. Dr.Moranda and her husband have three young daughters. In her free time , she enjoys volunteering at her daughters’ schools, where she and her husband have coached an Odyssey of the Mind team for the past four years. Her other hobbies include playing tennis and hiking, including a recent hike to the top of Mt. Whitney. Above all, Dr Moranda is here for you and looks forward to helping you achieve your goals and flash a smile that lights up the room