Dr. Do, also known as “Dr. Don,” was born and raised in Orange County, California. He received his undergraduate education at the University of California, Irvine earning his Bachelor of Science’s degree in Biology. He later went on to receive his Doctorate Degree in Dental Surgery at New York University in New York City and served as president of the Student Chapter of the American Academy Pediatric Dentistry. At NYU, Dr. Don was the recipient of the Certificate of Merit AAPD Pre-doctoral Student Award. Realizing his passion for providing for pediatric health, Dr. Don continued his education at NOVA Southeastern University in conjunction with Broward General and Joe DiMaggio Hospital in Florida. At NOVA, Dr. Don received his Pediatric Dental Certificate and his Master of Science by completing research in the field of cleft palate repair with stem cells.
Throughout the course of his studies, he has also been very involved in community and international outreaches- taking him to underserved areas of NY, Florida, Honduras, Grenada, and Jamaica to provide dental treatment and, most importantly, dental education. Dr. Don and his wife Katie enjoy watching Food Network and UFC. Dr. Don particularly enjoys cooking foods with gadgets to smoke, sous vide, and sear. With his background as a second degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do, he is also a fan of mixed martial arts and fitness.