MEET OUR DENTISTS
Dr. Yuting Alice Yang
DDS, MSD, MS
Dr. Alice Yang is a former faculty and clinical assistant professor at USC School of Dentistry. Dr. Yang received her DDS degree in 2004. She was trained at both departments of Periodontology and Prosthodonlogy. With dual background, her practice is focusing on cosmetic dentistry, dental implantology, microscope enhanced dentistry, and Invisalign.
Dr. Yang is also a researcher and microbiologist, with her degree of MS of Craniofacial Biology at USC. Her research is focusing on the virulence and targeting of periodontal microbes. Her work is published in high-impact journal. She is also a reviewer of peer-review journals.
Dr. Yang is a passionate dentist with integrity. She is warm, friendly, and cares about details. While not working, she enjoys skiing, surfing, out door activities, playing classical piano & gospel music, and ballroom dancing with her husband.
Dr. Hassan Michael Haider
Dr. Hassan Michael Haidar is an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon. Dr. Haidar was born in St. Louis, Missouri and grew up in Wichita, Kansas. His education began with a degree in Chemistry from UC Berkeley, graduating among the top in his class. He then moved to southern California and received Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from UCLA School of Dentistry. Dr. Haidar truly enjoyed the surgical aspect of dentistry while in dental school and decided to further his education in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center. He had extensive training in maxillofacial trauma, benign tumor resection, maxillofacial reconstruction, dental extractions, dental reconstruction with dental implants and bone grafting. He is committed to enhancing patient care by providing his patients with excellent service. When not working, he enjoys traveling, playing tennis and chess as well as spending time with his family and friends.
Added iTero Element 2 intraoral scanner
The iTero® Element 2 scanner can perform a 3D digital scan of your entire mouth and eliminate the need for messy impressions for Invisalign treatments, implant restorations, and crown impressions. Taking a digital impression is an innovational mess-free, stress-free, comfortable experience.
Added Carl Zeiss surgical microscope
Introducing Carl Zeiss Surgical Microscope to the practice making the details and fine structures clearly visible. It enables doctors to better visualize the regions of interest and consistently provide patients with high-quality examinations and treatments in restorative dentistry, endodontics, implantology and periodontics.
Dr. Yuting Alice Yang serves as President
Dr. Yang became President of Elite Dental Irvine. Her vision continues the wonderful tradition of ethics and integrity of the practice. She took the practice to the next level by providing educational and shadowing opportunities to pre-dental students.
2016 - 2018
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Yang joined the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of University of Southern California as a faculty member.
2014 - 2016
Doctor of Dental Surgery, DDS, University of Southern California
Dr. Yang continued her education at USC and graduates with an ASPID degree (Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists).
Dental Care for Children
Dr. Yang began providing dentistry for children in Santa Ana, California.
Dr. Yang provided dental care to an under-privileged community in Mexico.
2011 - 2012
Dr. Yang worked as a Research Associate at University of Southern California.
2009 - 2011
Masters of Science in Craniofacial Biology, MS
In 2009, Dr. Yang began attending University of Southern California and received a Masters of Science degree in 2011.
2004 - 2009
Da-Da Orthodontic Clinic
For five years, Dr. Yang served patients at a clinic in Taiwan.
2004 - 2007
Residency - Departments of Periodontology, Prosthodontology, and Family Dentistry
Dr. Yang studied Family Dentistry and Periodontology (the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal disease & oral inflammation, along with the placement of dental implants). She also studied Prosthodontology (the restoration and maintenance of teeth, oral function, as well as fixing and replacing teeth i.e. dental implants or dentures).
2004 - 2007
Master of Science in Dentistry , MSD
Dr. Yang continued her education at Kaohsiung Medical University.
1998 - 2004
Doctor of Dental Surgery, DDS
Dr. Yang attended Kaohsiung Medical University in Taiwan and graduated in 2004.
2008 - 2018
Dr. Wen-Che Chen
In 2008, Dr. Chen founded Elite Dental Irvine in the beautiful neighborhood of Woodbridge. Over the next decade, Elite Dental Irvine became known for taking care of patients with gentle care and kindness.