Dr. Tsai grew up in Northern California, in the City of Fairfield. She attended the University of California Irvine, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. Immediately following college, Dr. Tsai attended the University of Southern California for her Doctor of Dental Science degree. It was through the numerous community volunteer programs for the Children's Mobile Clinic Division that Dr. Tsai realized her love in the field of Preventive Dentistry. Dr. Tsai continued to stay at USC to complete an additional two-year program to receive her Advanced Training in Pediatric Dentistry.
After her studies were complete, Dr. Tsai followed her husband, James, to San Diego and has been practicing pediatric dentistry here since 2005. In 2007, she went on to receive her Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry status. As a Board Certified Specialist, Dr. Tsai adheres to the highest practice standards set forth by the Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. To enlarge her compass of care for her patients, Dr. Tsai has additional Hard and Soft tissue Laser training from Convergent Dental, the makers of Solea. She is recognized as a trusted referral source for dentists from Vista, Carlsbad, Oceanside, and San Marcos.
Dr. Tsai is a devoted wife to James Tsai, a research scientist. James is also a Registered Dental Hygienist and is our office manager. Together, they are proud parents to their four children; Sydney, Connor, Baylin, and Aila. When Dr. Tsai is not helping the kiddos with their homework, she loves to be creative in arts and crafts projects, experimenting with new recipes, and also running her 5K runs around Southern California.
Dr. Tsai is also a member of the CDA, CSPD, ADA, AAPD, and San Diego County Dental Society.