Meet Our Team
SO Dental Chatswood aims to be Sydney’s Friendliest Dental Clinic. With experienced dentists with up-to-date knowledge and qualifications, if you are looking to establish a good ongoing relationship with your dentist, this is the practice for you!
We accept all health funds and offer you the convenience of HICAPS facility for fast claims on-the-spot. SO Dental Chatswood is a preferred provider with Medibank Private, BUPA and CBHS so you can enjoy greater value with your cover.
Contact us (02) 9413 1446 Saturday and Sunday appointments available.
Now at two locations in Chatswood, meet our team of dedicated dentists and caring staff:
Dr Samson Yuen-To So
Dr. Samson Yuen-To So
BDS (Bristol), IADFE (New York)
Dr So is the Principal Dentist at SO Dental with a focused passion for Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry. In 2015, he was awarded an IAFDE Fellowship by the prestigious International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics in New York in recognition of his commitment to the advancing the art of esthetics in Dentistry at an international level.
Dr So has built his reputation on providing the highest levels of expertise and care to his patients, with over twenty five years experience in both private and public hospitals, clinics and universities. Together with the professional team at SO Dental Chatswood, he operates a thriving and welcoming practice.
Dr So attained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Bristol, UK. Upon returning to Hong Kong, he worked in Government clinics and hospitals. He then built a successful private practice whilst being a lecturer and clinical tutor for six years in the Faculty of Operative Dentistry at the University of Hong Kong. After immigrating to Australia, Dr So continued to share his passion for teaching dental students as a Clinical Supervisor in Restorative and Prosthodontics at the University of Sydney for four years.
He stays abreast of the latest trends with his passion for ongoing education. He has completed a post-graduate Straight Wire Orthodontic course with Dr Derek Mahony, and in 2015 he completed a two year mini-residency with Excellency in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics.
For Dr So, a patient’s comfort and wellbeing are his priority at all times. He is known for his kindness, professionalism and integrity, and he ensures the same level of service from his committed colleagues and staff.
Outside of work, Dr So enjoys spending time with his family and pursuing his passion for classical music, including violin repairs.
Dr William Huang
Dr. William Huang
BDSc (Melb), Grad Dip Clin Dent (Oral Implants) (Syd)
Dr William Huang completed his High School education at James Ruse before receiving a Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Melbourne. He has also undertaken further postgraduate studies, completing the Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry in Implants with Distinction at the University of Sydney. Prior to joining So Dental, William worked as a dental officer at Westmead Hospital, working alongside various specialists. He has also supervised final year dental students in Oral Surgery Clinics at the University of Sydney.
William is committed to staying up to date with the latest developments in dentistry and regularly attends seminars and workshops in order to provide the best treatment possible for his patients. In addition, he has successfully completed the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons Primary Examination. While enjoying most aspects of dentistry, William has particular interests in Root Canal Treatment, Oral Surgery and replacement of missing teeth with Dental Implants.
Patients often find attending the dentist a daunting experience, sometimes even delaying treatment until it is too late. William believes this should not be the case and strives to create a positive atmosphere for his patients through his approachable and caring nature. He values getting to know patients so he can work with them towards their oral health goals. William speaks Mandarin in addition to English and works at both our Lemon Grove and Chatswood Place clinics.
Dr. Julie Mok
Dr. Julie Mok
Dr Julie Mok graduated with a Bachelor of Dentistry with Honours and prior to that, a Bachelor of Medical Science, both from the University of Sydney. Since graduating, she has solely worked in private practice with an interest in all aspects of general dentistry.
Dr Julie is a dedicated and caring professional who strives to deliver the best-tailored treatment for each and every patient. She has undertaken many professional courses to stay updated with new research and technology to meet patients needs. She has post-graduate training in Orthodontics and a clinical interest in Paediatrics and Oral Surgery.
Outside of work. Dr Julie loves cooking and traveling with her husband. Julie speaks Cantonese and English.
Dr Andrew Chu
Dr. Andrew Chu
Dr Chu has finished his Bachelor of Dentistry with Honours at the University of Sydney in 2010. He has been working in south and inner Sydney for the past few years and has joined So Dental because of their high level of patient care and service. He is passionate about dentistry and delivering the best outcome for his patients and their families. He has an interest and extensive experience in endodontics (root canal therapy), restorative dentistry as well as oral surgery.
Dr Chu enjoys connecting with patients and treats dentistry as important to one’s general health as many forget that the mouth is the entry way to the body. This means talking to the person instead of talking to their teeth!
He is occupied in his off time by his family commitments with a new child, as well as continuing education in Dentistry. He also is interested in the new transformational technologies that are advancing in the biotech and health spaces, and enjoys mellow Jazz music. Andrew speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and English.
Dr Shannon He
Dr. Shannon He
B. Sc (Adv), B.Dent (USyd)
Shannon graduated from the University of Sydney after studying a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Dentistry.
She served as a Dental Officer in the Australian Army for four years after graduation. She then continued to build her professional skills by working in various clinics around Queensland and New South Wales.
Shannon enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and takes particular interest in restorative dentistry, implant dentistry, oral surgery and periodontal treatment. She is also accredited to provide Invisalign treatment.
She loves educating patients, especially children and parents, about good oral hygiene practices and helping them achieve desired aesthetic outcomes.
Shannon speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese and conversational Japanese. Outside of dentistry, Shannon loves exploring the outdoors, playing badminton, snowboarding, travelling and trying out different cuisine.
Dr Kimberthy Wong
Dr. Kimberthy Wong
BDSc. Hons (Uni. Melb)
Dr Kimberthy Wong completed her Bachelor of Dental Science at the University of Melbourne, graduating with Honours in 2013. She then worked as a dental officer at Westmead Hospital, rotating throughout numerous specialist departments. Over the past few years she has been working in private practice in Sydney’s North West.
Kim enjoys all aspects of general dentistry but particularly is fond of children’s dentistry. She was an extremely anxious dental patient as a child, the kind that dentists themselves have nightmares about! This allows her to be extremely empathetic and help her nervous patients through treatment by putting herself in their shoes.
Kim is committed to educating patients regarding their oral health so that they can achieve healthy teeth for life. Kim speaks Cantonese and English.
Dr Neo Kwan
Dr Neo Kwan
BDSc. Hons (Uni. Melb)
Neo was born in South Korea but completed her schooling in New Zealand before coming to Australia to study dentistry at the University of Melbourne. After graduating with honours in 2008, she was involved in school dental programs at Darebin Community Centre in Melbourne. Since then, she has been in full-time private practice for 8 years before becoming a SO Dental team member. Neo enjoys all aspects of dentistry, but she is especially interested in paediatric dentistry (treating children) and prosthodontics (making dentures and restoring implants). She also enjoys educating patients in all aspects of oral health maintenance. When she is not working, Neo enjoys spending time with her bub, Michael. She speaks Korean and English.
Dr Justin Lam
Dr Justin Lam
Having graduated from Charles Sturt University, Justin has spent considerable time in Orange, Bathurst and Dubbo looking after the oral health of patients from that region. During that time, he also served with the Royal Flying Doctor Service, providing dental treatment to the local community of Northern NSW.
Justin is passionate in providing the highest quality care to all his patients and particularly enjoys seeing them walk out with a smile. He has no trouble in taking the time to discuss all possible treatment options to best suit his patients’ needs. In addition to this, his calm demeanour enables him to put anxious patients at ease, making their visit to the dentist as comfortable as possible.
Outside of his time at SO Dental, he remains at the forefront of the dental profession by attending Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses in Australia and abroad. He is also a member of the Australian Dental Association (ADA) and is part of the Christian Medical & Dental Fellowship of Australia (CMDFA). Justin speaks Cantonese and English.
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