Dr. Chelsea E .Wong is a board-certified pediatric dentist. She was born in San Francisco and grew up in the South Bay. After graduating with a B.S. in Human Biology from the University of California, San Diego, she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry. In dental school, she was the recipient of a 4-year UCSF Regents Scholarship and was also elected by her faculty into Omicron Kappa Upsilon national dental honor society, which recognizes students for their academic excellence, strength of character, and professional integrity. At UCSF Dr. Wong devoted much of her time to organizing pediatric dental screenings and outreach events to provide dental care and education to underserved children in San Francisco. With inspiration from her own longtime pediatric dentist, she decided to pursue further training to specialize in pediatric dentistry.
Following graduation from UCSF, Dr. Wong moved to New York to complete her pediatric dentistry specialty training at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx. During residency, she received extensive clinical training in all aspects of pediatric dental care, including behavior management, dental trauma, sedation and anesthesia, and the treatment of patients with special healthcare needs.
Dr. Wong’s goal is to make every child’s dental experience positive and fun! She strongly believes in educating her patients and their families on preventive dentistry and oral hygiene in order to cultivate positive attitudes toward oral health.
Dr. Wong is a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She is also a proud member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and California Dental Association.