Meet Dr. Wei

Specialist, Scientist, Perfectionist

0704D5C4-7646-48C2-8BD7-F19FB1CB9B6FAfter practicing in hospital and private practice in Taipei , Taiwan , Dr. Wei came to the [COUNTY] in 2002 to continue her advanced dental education in the International Dentist Program (IDP) at University of California , San Francisco (UCSF). She was honored to graduate at the head of her class (Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Dental Honor Society) before continuing on to the 3 year Postgraduate Prosthodontic Program at UCSF where she completed advanced training in complex, comprehensive implant and restorative reconstruction. In 2009, Dr. Wei was privileged to receive an invitation to join the faculty at UCSF School of Dentistry where she is currently supervising clinical patient care and conducting classes in prosthodontics. As a full-time teacher and practitioner, Dr. Wei nevertheless remains devoted to her own professional evolution, frequently participating in professional seminars to remain on the cutting edge of dentistry. Additionally, Dr. Wei is continuing to pursue research projects in dental science and advanced prosthodontics. Dr. Wei brings her passion for excellence to the practice of Dentistry. Her background in the execution of meticulous laboratory procedures has been invaluable in enhancing her ability to meet the most daunting aesthetic challenges. Whether involved with traditional gold-work or the new age of high-tech metals and porcelains, her understanding of the all-important intersection between laboratory procedures and clinical treatments is key to the uncompromising results that Dr. Wei pursues for those in her care.  

Professional Experience & Advanced Education:

– University of California of San Francisco (UCSF) assistant clinical professor (2009 – Present)

– Board certification, American Board of Prosthodontics (2011)

– Private Practice, Prosthodontics (2009-current)

– Certificate of Prosthodontics (2009)

– Conscious Sedation Permit (2011)

– Misch Surgical Program, Misch International Implant Institute (2011)

– Advanced cardiac life support certification (ACLS) (2012)

– Invisalign certification (2009)

– General Dentistry practice (2002-current)

– Hospital dentistry (2001-2002)

Research projects:

 

– Laser in Dentistry

– Methodology of disinfection in root canal systems

– Tribochemical bonding system for implant provisional

Professional Awards:

 

– Board Certification, Prosthodontics

– First place for excellence in Prosthodontics Research Competition (PCSP)

– Milton F. & Mary L. Gabbs award for clinical & academic excellence

– American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Award

– Award for Excellence in Prosthodontics by Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics

– Honor Dental Society Omicron Kappa Upsilon, UCSF (Top graduates)

– First Place (Nd: YAG laser in Dentistry), Table Clinician Program Competition (Presented at ADA-Chicago, 2000)

Professional Affiliations:

 

– Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics (PCSP)

– American College of Prosthodontics (ACP)

– American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

– Academy of Osseointegration (AO)

– California Dental Association (CDA) –

 San Francisco Dental Society (SFDS)

– American Dental Association ( ADA)

Languages Spoken:

 

– English

– French

– Chinese

– Mandarin

– Basic Spanish

– Basic Japanese

 

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