Meet The Doctors

Decades of dental craft accumulated to save you time, money and discomfort. Even the simplest exam benefits from skills and equipment perfected on complex procedures.

Dr. Tran Hoang

Specialist in Advanced Prosthodontics

Dr. Tran Hoang graduated Phi Betta Kappa and Cum Laude from UC Irvine where she majored in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and minored in Women’s Studies.  She then attended UCLA School of Dentistry where she graduated with numerous honors, including the coveted Pacific Coast Society for Prosthodontics and the Section Award in Pediatric Dentistry.  After dental school, Dr. Hoang completed a three year residency program in Advanced Prosthodontics at UCLA. 

Dr. Hoang recognizes the importance of community, giving and education.  While attending UCLA, she served as the UCLA-USC Mobile Clinic coordinator, a program which brought dental care to underserved areas throughout Los Angeles.  She also went abroad to Honduras and Fiji as part of dental outreach teams.  While in private practice, Dr. Hoang worked with Kerry’s Kids, a non-profit organization which provided free mobile health care to homeless children at shelters throughout the East Bay.  She also served as an assistant clinical professor at UCSF in both general dentistry and removable prosthodontics.

As a prosthodontist, Dr. Hoang specializes in difficult dental problems and challenging restorations including crowns and bridges, partials and dentures, and implant dentistry. While her advanced training informs her on how to better offer treatment options, she enjoys treating the most simple to the most complex dental cases.  Her philosophy is to be as minimally invasive as possible and to protect and prevent potential dental issues.  She takes pride in using the most trusted and advanced technology available, including laser and digital dentistry.  

Dr. Hoang is a proud member of the following organizations:

American Dental Association
California Dental Association
Contra Costa County Dental Society
The American College of Prosthodontists
Diablo Valley Dental Collborative

Dr. Carol Wong

Specialist in Periodontics

A third generation Californian, Dr. Carol Wong graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, studying Nutrition and Food Science.  She completed both her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles, and her Masters of Science in Oral Biology before venturing out of state to complete her Periodontal Residency at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.  Dr. Wong has practiced in Michigan and Virginia, and has been an adjunct Professor with the University of Michigan, Department of Periodontics.  She returned to California in 1977 and started her own practice here in Pleasant Hill.  She focuses on patient education as part of the treatment process, knowing that patient participation is an important part of the success with periodontal care.

Dr. Wong is an active member of the following associations:
International Congress of Oral Implantologists
Partnership Study Club

Dr. Wong has enjoyed 20 years in Alamo, raising three children. Two are currently studying at UCLA and one is studying at the University of Nevada, Reno.  She enjoys hiking the foothills of Mt. Diablo with her husband and taking advantage of the outdoor opportunities that we are fortunate to have surround us.