Dr. Maria Cecilia Aluning
Recording Secretary

A Dentist, who owns and operates Carson Dental Care. From Bicol, Philippines, she came to the US in 1980 after graduating from high school at 14 years old. She returned to Manila to study Dentistry in 1986 and graduated at Centro Escolar University in 1992. After graduation she returned to the United States, persevered and passed the California Dental Board Exam and was licensed as a dentist in 1998. Dr. Maria Aluning has been serving the city of Carson and its neighboring cities for almost 18 years.

Dr. Aluning loves to help people and loves being a dentist. As a gentle and caring person, she has the patience to take care of even the most difficult and anxious patient. She is a general dentist and is trained to do implants, orthodontics, and cosmetic dentistry. She was awarded as one of “The TOP DOCS in LA ” in 2014, which was featured In Fox 11 news. In 2016, she was recognized as one of “The Outstanding Pilipino in Los Angeles” (TOP awards). She also received the Excellence in Business and Community Service Award from the Fil-Am Chamber of Commerce-SouthBay Los Angeles.

Dr. Aluning is married to Godofredo “Gody” Aluning, has 3 children 2 girls and 1 boy. Jacqueline,20, Jillian, 19, and Gody Jerico, 16. Her daughter, Jacqueline, was the title holder of the “Bb. Pilipinas-USA- Tourism” in 2016. Her family is her Big WHY and the love of her life.