Meet Dr. E. Carmel Pradel

Dr. E. Carmel Pradel

Dr. Pradel is proud to provide state of the art Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery services to the Los Angeles community over the past 20 years.

Dr. Pradel was born in the french West Indies and grew up in Worthington, Ohio. She attended Howard University with a major in Chemistry. She received the award of Magna Cum Laude after 3 years of undergraduate studies and gained early entrance to the Harvard  School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts.


Harvard School of Dental Medicine,  Boston, MA 1981

Awards: 1) Cum Laude in  a special field, 1981 2) The Gold foil Award, 1981   

Residency:  UCLA Center for Health Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 1984

Chief Resident: UCLA Center for Health Sciences, 1984

Community Services:

Adjunct Assistant Professor: UCLA Center for Health Sciences, Division of Dentistry, Section Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1985-2005
President: Beverly Hills Academy of Dentistry 2008-2009     
President: Hollywood Dental Society, 1992                                                                                                   

Board Member: Beverly Hills Academy of Dentistry 2004-2008. Angel City Dental Society 2003-2005.              
Hollywood Dental Society 1989-1991                                                                                                             Volunteer: J.P. Domond Foundation/Mission Trip to Haiti 2010-2013    
Volunteer: Various dental screening events to local underprivileged communities                                                  

Hospital Privileges: Dr. Pradel has been a member of the Cedars Sinai Hospital staff since 1989.                  

Lectures and publications: Dr. Pradel has delivered a number of lectures to the local dental and medical community- UCLA School of Dentistry; Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Division of Dentistry; Midway hospital Medical Center; Angel City Dental Society; The Los Angeles Association of Women Dentists; Southern California Filipino dental Society; Indian Dental Association of California.                                                              

Dr. Pradel authored two chapters in the Oral Surgery Clinics of North America.