Originally from Taiwan, my family moved here when I was 12 years old. After finishing high school in Illinois I attended University of Illinois for undergraduate study major in Biology. I choose to go into dentistry after college and attended Northwestern University, School of Dentistry in Chicago. After graduation, I started my professional career in northern suburb of Chicago, Evanston, practiced general and family dentistry. While maintaining full time practice, I became interest in teaching and joined Northwestern University Dental School faculty working as Clinical Instructor. While teaching there, I had taking various prosthodontic courses with postgraduate department in area of advance treatment planning and implants. I moved to Bay Area in 2002 and established a new practice in San Jose and Milpitas area. To continue my interest in teaching, I was on faculty of both University of California San Francisco Dental School and University of Pacific Dental School. I place great emphasis on being caring, gentle, and honest. I take conservative approach on treatment planning and make every effort to give you best outcome on your treatment. My team member and I continue to grow by taking continuing education, improving our standard of care, and listening to you. Please feel free to call my office. I appreciate this opportunity to introduce myself. I am a current member of Santa Clara Dental Society, which is an appendage of the California and American Dental Association.
Financial and Treatment Coordinator
An integral member of our office. You will see her at our reception area when you come into our office. She's a highly experienced team member and keep our office running smoothly. She can help you with any questions regarding insurance matters, treatment and financing option. She especially enjoys working with patients and believes that positive first visits to the dentist create a lifetime dedication to oral health.
A member of our staff since 2003. Her enthusiastic personality and gentle demeanor make your routine dental appointment an enjoyable experience. She works closely with Dr. Hwang, assists in all aspects of procedures. She is very friendly and good with children. She will be happy to answer any questions regarding steps and detail of your treatment.
Our staff is multi-lingual. We speak Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, and Taiwanese.