Before finding passion in clinical dentistry, Dr. Sam Chien was a professional guitar player and completed his undergraduate performance studies at Carnegie Mellon University and Berklee College of Music. He then graduated from NYU College of Dentistry and completed a General Practice Residency at NYU Langone Brooklyn (formerly Lutheran) To further his passion in cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Chien completed a one year Esthetic Fellowship at Tufts University Dental School of Medicine. Dr. Chien strongly believes in continuing education and lifelong learning to better serve his patients. He loves to help patients achieve optimum oral health and transform their smiles, giving them something to look forward for their dental visit.
Dr. Sam Chien, General and Cosmetic Dentist
I had 4 fillings done by Dr. Donian Shen this week. She is incredible, full of energy and very knowledgable. She explained pros and cons of all the procedure she was about to do, gave me options to choose from.I had a very huge filling to do which was so close to the nerve. She spent an hour to fix it (other dentist would have spent 15 min on just on filling) but she made sure the filling stick so there would be no leaking. She had done layers of fillings and in between lazer dryined and what now. She is a pro in my opinion
Asli F. Mountain View, CA
Coming here was such a great experience. I have no complaints! My teeth are cleaned with care and the staff are very friendly. Dr. Shen knows exactly what she is doing.
Rolland R. San Ramon, CA
I lived in Antioch and I took me quite long time to go to Dr. Shen's clinic if you know the fact that the higher way 4 (from Hillcrest to Somersville) is the most congested route in bayarea and ranked 27th in US as I heard from KGO this morning. Anyway, my three kids are happy to visit her office instead of two clinics we visited close to our home. Do not ask me why and they just be happy with her and we just booked another appoint in the coming spring break.
Genez Antioch, CA
I was introduced by my friend to Dr. Shen's dental office two years before. There is one tooth was in very bad situation, I asked several dental offices they gave me same suggestion that was remove away. I fortunately got in Dr. Shen office, she was so skillful and took three times office visit, made my this bad tooth got survived. I am really very satisfy with Dr Shen and her office.
Ping Y San Francisco, CA
It has almost been one year since my last review and I am still nothing but pleased with Dr. Shen and the staff at her office. One thing I would like to add to my last review is that Dr. Shen places a great deal of importance on education. My previous dentist was very good at telling me what I should and should not do to maintain good oral hygiene, but never bothered to explain to me why I should do these things. This has not the case with Dr. Shen.
Conor E San Jose, CA
I had a really painful toothache and Dr. Shen scheduled me right away. I was so grateful that they understood my pain and wanted to fix me up immediately. This is a dentist that really cares!
Jane.J Davis, CA
I fell and slammed my tooth into the concrete, I was terrified of losing my tooth, blood was flowing. Yuck! Dr. Shen fit me in as emergency, and stabilized my tooth. As a result of Dr. Shen's extreme efforts I was able to save my tooth! I highly recommend Dr. Shen!
Marc K. San Francisco, CA
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