What (or who) inspired you to get into dentistry? How so?
My father! He is a general dentist. I grew up learning the ins and outs of a dental practice from scheduling at the front desk to assisting chairside. He showed be how dentistry is a true blend of science and artistic skills. He saw how dentistry encapsulated all my talents even before I even realized!
What’s the most rewarding part of your job?
The smile on the patients face after treatment and relief of discomfort!
What’s your dream toothpaste flavor?
Taro Bubble Tea, not too sweet
How do you recharge after a long week? What’s your go-to activity for hitting the restart button?
Yoga or a run on a nice day!
What dental stereotype are you most passionate about changing?
Root Canal treatments are not as scary as you think! The best is when my patients actually fall asleep in the chair from being so relaxed!