We accept all PPO type dental benefits. Your individual copays will vary.
As the son of a successful dentist, Dr. Derrick O. Chua, has dentistry in his blood. Born and raised as a second generation dentist, Dr. Chua attended Audubon Elementary, Bowditch Middle Schools in Foster City. Dr. Chua started excelling in the sciences at San Mateo High School. Dr. Chua completed his undergraduate studies at University of California Santa Cruz graduating with honors and a dual degree in biochemistry and microbiology and a minor in chemistry. Dr. Chua was one of the founders of Pi Alpha Phi Fraternity at UCSC. Dr. Chua went on to earn his doctorate from the prestigious Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, graduating in 2004. Derrick O. Chua, DMD joined his mother and sister in private practice in San Francisco and San Mateo. Dr. Derrick Chua speaks Tagalog, Fukienese, Mandarin, Spanish, and English.
A vested member of the dental community, San Francisco Bay Area cosmetic dentist Dr. Derrick O. Chua’s reputation for excellence and dedication to quality work are unsurpassed. To continually hone his skills, Dr. Chua has trained with the country’s top academic leaders in preventive, implant and cosmetic dentistry. In recognition of his talent and skill, Dr. Chua has been the recipient of many accolades. He has attended numerous meetings with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and studied with some of the best cosmetic dentists nationally and internationally.
Dr. Chua has served as a board member of the Northern California Asian Dental Association for over 10 years. As a member of several Bay Area Study Groups, he continually learns advanced cosmetic, implant and restorative dentistry.