Dentistry is a great professional choice with its mix of engineering, medicine, psychology, and art. My goal is to be an advocate for each patient, to help them identify what is most important for them and to help them achieve optimal oral health, comfort, and aesthetics. The most rewarding part has been the privilege to get to know and develop relationships with my patients. I am honored that my patients trust me with their care, and I work very hard to earn that trust.
Education and Continuing Education
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Case Western Reserve University
- Hospital-based general practice residency – University of Washington
I am committed to continuing education to keep up with the constant evolution of technology, research, and science. I routinely exceed the state’s continuing education requirements.
- American Dental Association
- Washington State Dental Association
- Seattle-King County Dental Society
I have traveled internationally to provide dentistry in underserved areas of Haiti, India, Guatemala, Israel, and China. Locally, I offer care to patients who are medically compromised and cannot afford needed dental treatments in preparation for kidney transplants, and I participate in programs that help seniors get the care they need.