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Clairemont Pediatric Dental is owned and operated by Dr. Khuong Nguyen, DDS, in San Diego, California. He's created a profession out of caring for people's teeth, specializing in treating pediatric patients' teeth. If you're thinking about bringing your kid to see Dr. Nguyen, you may be interested about who he is, his educational background, why he chose to work as a pediatric dentist, and even his hobbies and interests. You may discover more about Dr. Nguyen by reading his biography.

Dr. Khuong Nguyen began attending the University of California San Diego in 1988 after graduating from high school. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 1993. For dentistry school, he went to the University of Southern California, or USC. He received his bachelor's degree in 1997 and promptly began an extra year of Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of California, Los Angeles, or UCLA.

While Dr. Khuong Nguyen did join the industry after finishing this section of his studies, he immediately recognized that pediatric dentistry was his true calling. He enrolled in a two-year pediatric dental residency at Lutheran Medical Center, a teaching affiliate of the New York Health Science Center in Brooklyn, in order to enable him work in the profession he aspired. During his first year of residency, he accomplished one of his key goals. At a research awards competition, he was named "Best Project in Pediatric Dentistry." This confirmed that pediatric dentistry was Dr. Nguyen's calling and that he could accomplish great things in it.

Dr. Khuong Nguyen is presently the owner of his own dental clinic, which specializes on pediatric dentistry. This has taken a lot of effort, and he did not arrive on his own. He started his profession as an associate general dentist in 1998. He stayed in this role for a year before going to Lutheran Medical Center to finish his two-year pediatric dental residency. He worked as an associate pediatric dentist for slightly under three years after finishing his residency. Clairemont Pediatric Dental was founded by him in 2003. In 2008, he got Board Certified after starting his profession. Dr. Nguyen has been in practice for 19 years, and his practice is still going strong today.

Dr. Khuong Nguyen now has the necessary licenses to practice pediatric dentistry. In the state of California, he is now a Board Certified pediatric dentist. He must attend regular educational sessions and demonstrate that he is current on contemporary pediatric dentistry innovations and treatments in order to keep his accreditation. He also has a DEA license in addition to this certificate. A federal license granted by the Drug Enforcement Administration is known as a DEA license. Any dentist who orders, distributes, prescribes, or administers any restricted drug must be registered and licensed, according to the DEA. Finally, Dr. Nguyen is certified in oral sedation. This enables him to provide oral sedatives to patients as required during dental treatments for youngsters, reducing anxiety and discomfort. This also demonstrates that Dr. Khuong Nguyen has received enough training in the administration of these oral sedatives.

Dr. Khuong Nguyen is a happily married man. He makes every effort to spend as much time as possible with his wife. Despite the fact that he does not have children of his own, he believes that family is very essential. He never misses an opportunity to spend time with his brothers, nieces, and nephews. He also considers his close pals to be family, and he cherishes the time he spends with them.

Dr. Khuong Nguyen is a hard worker who puts in long hours. In his spare time, he loves to spend as much time as possible with his family and friends. This means there isn't much time left over for hobbies. When he has the opportunity, he enjoys traveling and trying different delicacies from all around the globe. He likes attending music festivals and spends time there with his wife and friends. He also likes playing tennis and visits the tennis courts as frequently as he can.

Dr. Khuong Nguyen has built a profession out of aiding children, both via dental treatment and community activities like distributing football equipment, equipment, and nutritious food to low-income kids. 

He has also volunteered as a dentist both locally and abroad. He thinks that children have limitless potential and that it is critical for youngsters to have role models in their communities. Dr. Nguyen is committed to helping children and strives to set a positive example for them. He hopes that the youngsters he helps grow up to be happy, healthy people as a result of his efforts.


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