Dr. Alvarado began her college education at Trinity University in San Antonio prior to transferring to Texas A&M University in order to receive her B.S. in Biomedical Science in 1998. Lisa entered the UTHSCSA Dental School receiving her DDS degree and graduating magna cum laude in 2003. She then entered an AEGD residency program affiliated with the South Texas Veterans Health Care System and based in the Audie L. Murphy VA Hospital in San Antonio. Her AEGD training confirmed her interest in Endodontics and she completed a second year of training while applying for an Endodontic residency position. Lisa received her Certificate in Endodontics from UTHSCSA Dental School in 2007.
Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband Sergio and their son Sergio, Jr. She also enjoys shopping, watching movies, and playing with her two dogs.