Novan Nguyen, D.D.S.
Dr. Novan Nguyen double-majored in Biology and Business with a minor in Art at the University of California San Diego. He attended the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry for his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree, graduating in 2005. He continues his dental education regularly, and completed a mini-residency to achieve his certification in orthodontics and implant dentistry. Dr. Nguyen has been practicing in the Stockton, California, area for 8 years. He is a member of the American Dental Association.
As a dentist, Dr. Nguyen’s goal is to serve his community and provide quality care for his patients. He cares about each patient he meets, and works hard to equip each person who walks through the doors of his practice with the knowledge they need to maintain good oral health. He enjoys giving back to the community, and donates his time to organizations such as WEAVE, CDA, and CARES. He also donates oral hygiene items to schools and participates in the candy buyback program for the troops and in a number of events in the Sacramento area.
Dr. Nguyen loves to spend time with his wonderful wife, baby girl <3 and their fluffy Malti poo. His hobbies include wine tasting, hiking, traveling and spending time with family and friends in southern California. We are so excited to announce Dr. Nguyen’s family has grown again. He and his wife welcomed their healthy baby girl this month!
Sally Chu, D.M.D.
Dr. Sally Chu earned her Bachelor of Science degree at UCLA before attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 2011 with her Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree. She continues her dental education regularly. While in dental school she participated in an honors clinic. She completed her general practice residency program at Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and participated in a dental externship in Botswana, Africa, providing dental care to underserved areas. Dr. Chu has been practicing in the Stockton area since 2012.
Dr. Chu’s goals as a dentist are to provide comfortable, caring dentistry. She takes the time to know each individual patient and understand their needs so that she can help them achieve optimal and long-lasting oral health and provide a positive dental experience.
Dr. Chu was born in Sacramento and raised in the Greenhaven area. Her family – her twin sister, older sister, and parents – all live in Sacramento, and she enjoys practicing dentistry in her hometown. Her hobbies include traveling, cheering for her hometown teams, and cooking new recipes.