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meet dr. bella

“To put it simply, I care for my patients like I would care for any member of my own family.”

dr. bella

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the call to serve

Dr. Bella Nguyen was born and raised in Vietnam, arriving in the United States at age 17. With a world of opportunity in front of her, she felt called to serve others through dentistry. Her journey began with an undergraduate degree in Molecular Cell Biology and Physiology Neurobiology from the University of Connecticut. She then went on to complete her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Dentistry.

the pursuit of extraordinary

To stay on the leading edge of modern techniques and technology, Dr. Bella engages over one hundred hours of education and training every year. She is currently working toward a Fellowship in Implant Dentistry through The International Dental Implant Association. And, to put her among the top 6% of dentists nationwide, she is also pursuing a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry.

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the dream to change the experience

Her dream is to change the way patients experience dentistry through her special emphasis on a comfort-driven, stress-free, and clinically exceptional approach to personalized care. Dr. Bella's passion for putting people first also shines through in her volunteer work. She provides free dental care to disadvantaged children through the Give Kids A Smile program and also provides free dental care to our veterans through Smiles for Heroes.

the joy beyond

Beyond serving patients, she enjoys spending time with her husband, traveling with family and friends, baking, and exploring new cultures and restaurants. She also loves her two beautiful cats – Munchie Raptor and Idris Elba.

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We look forward to meeting you. Call (202) 743-5303 or request an appointment online to set up your first visit. We’ll be in touch soon.

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