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I received my DDS degree in 1999 from the University of the Pacific (UOP), School of Dentistry, San Francisco. I have been practicing in the East Bay Area for more than 11 years. After my graduation, I also served as a part-time faculty member teaching at UOP for 2 years.
Hello Everyone! My name is Ying and I am the registered dental assistant (RDA) and office manager. I have been working as a RDA for 10 years and have had the pleasure to work with Dr. Chen for the past 4 years. I will be the one to assist Dr. Chen with your dental procedures and help you better understand your recommended treatment plan. I am very gentle and compassionate and will work with you to make you feel as comfortable as possible. As an office manager I am here to ensure that we have excellent team work and outstanding customer service.
Hello I want to start off by thanking you for taking the time to read a little about our office and staff. I am the Receptionist and Dental Assistant here at Albany Bay Dental. I have been working here since the office opened back in 2008. I will most likely be the one to greet you with a smile and welcome you to our office. When I am not in the front desk you can find me assisting Dr. Chen with dental procedures. Dentistry has always been my passion and I will always do my very best to create a positive dental experience for you during every visit.
I received a Masters of Science in Oral Biology in 1992 from Medical college of Georgia, and published several scientific articles in the field of fluoride metabolism and dental health. Before that, I obtained a dental degree from Nanjing
Medical University, China, in 1987, and practiced at the University Dental Hospital for 2 years. I am a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the California Dental Association (CDA) and the Berkeley California Dental Association. After all these years of rich experience in practice, teaching and research, I am proud to say that dentistry has come a long way for me and I am happy to be of service to our patients who are seeking quality dental treatment.
Feel free to call me with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your insurance. If you don't have insurance, don't worry I can inform you of our special promotions and payment plans that we can offer you. I will be more than happy to help you in any way possible. I look forward to meeting you soon.
Dr. Michelle (Xiaoyan) Chen
Ying RDA/Office Manager