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Meet The SDA Team

Our entire team is dedicated to provide the best, most ethical dental care with exceptional customer service. Our goal is to make each and every one of our patients comfortable and happy to come see us in every way possible.

We have a Multilingual team. In addition to English, we also speak Mandarin, Cantonese Chinese, Spanish, Tagalog (Filipino), and Romanian.

We try our best to make your visits convenient, cost-effective and comfortable for you. Our staff and practitioners are meticulously selected and trained to provide only the very best care and service possible.  We have the highest standards of care, which is why our patients actually look forward to their visits with us and so will you!


 



  

Maria

Office Manager


Kiyana

Patient Care Coordinator


Rose

Patient Care Coordinator


Amy

Insurance Specialist


Liza

Dental Assistant


Marina

Dental Assistant


Gabby

Dental Assistant


Cami

Registered Dental Assistant


Razel

Registered Dental Assistant EF2


Michael Marinello, R.D.H.

Dental Hygienist

Michael was born and raised in San Mateo, CA and attended Serra High School. He then studied at California State University of Chico and completed his Dental Hygiene Education at Carrington College.

He is happily married and a proud father of 2 young children. Michael enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, tennis, and is an avid guitar player.  Michael provides thorough cleanings, sound dental knowledge and patients say he has a very pleasant demeanor.

 


Christine Thai, R.D.H.

Dental Hygienist

Christine was born and raised in San Francisco, CA.  She studied Social-Ecology at U.C. Irvine, then studied and trained in Dental Hygiene at Chabot College in Hayward, CA.  

Christine is a major foodie who loves to travel, hike and partake in a type of kickboxing called Muay-Thai.  She has a friendly, sweet demeanor and patients always compliment her wonderful cleanings.


Dr. Theresa Ta, D.D.S.

Dentist

Dr. Ta is a San Jose native and studied Biochemistry at the University of California, Berkeley.  She then studied and trained at NYU School of Dentistry.  Dr. Ta is a very knowledgeable, thorough and skilled dental provider who enjoys continual education in Dentistry and always looking to . She is a proud member of many Dental Societies including:  American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), Santa Clara County Dental Society (SCCDS).



Dr. Tiffany Giang, D.D.S.

Dentist

Dr. Giang is a Bay Area native who studied and trained at the prestigious University of the Pacific and continues to be an educator for the school. Dr. Giang provides conservative yet thorough and gentle treatment with her compassionate nature. She is a proud member of many Dental Societies including: American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the Santa Clara County Dental Society (SCCDS).


Dr. Jeffrey Yui, D.D.S.

Endodontist

Dr. Yui studied Biological Sciences at the University of California, Irvine. Thereafter he studied and trained at the prestigious University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco.   He continued his training with a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry from Lutheran Medical Center.  Dr. Yui then obtained his Endodontic Specialty Degree from the Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry in Philadelphia.
Besides his passion for Endodontics, Dr. Yui enjoys basketball, rock climbing, and cycling. He is a proud member of many Dental Societies including: American Association of Endodontists (AAE), California Dental Association (CDA), and Santa Clara County Dental Society (SCCDS).


Dr. Janette Chung

Dr. Chung was born and raised in the Bay Area. She studied and trained at the prestigious University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, and completed a two year post graduate general practice residency in Central California. She enjoys traveling abroad, spending quality time with friends and family, and participating in volunteer and humanitarian work. She is a proud member of American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), and Santa Clara County Dental Society (SCCDS).


Dr. David Meng, DDS, DIDIA, FICOI

Aesthetic Dentist - Platinum Elite Invisalign Orthodontic Provider

Dr. Meng was born in Manhattan, NYC. He grew up in Livingston, NJ and then Saratoga, CA.  After attending Saratoga High School, he studied Biology at University of the Pacific and Santa Clara University. He then went on to attend and trained at the world renowned University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA.

After Dental School, Dr. Meng completed extensive additional training in Cosmetic Dentistry and Oral Implantology. Dr. Meng is a Diplomate of the International Dental Implant Association, a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dr. Meng has been awarded with the prestigious level of Platinum Elite Invisalign Orthodontic Provider. With many years of experience and many successful Invisalign cases completed, Dr. Meng was awarded with the  Elite Premier Invisalign Orthodontic Provider level for many consecutive years. 

Due to his dental expertise and exceptional patient care, Dr. Meng was selected exclusively as the Team Dentist for the San Francisco 49ers.  

To stay on the cutting edge of the newest techniques, latest products/tools, and most modern equipment available, Dr. Meng often attends advanced continuing education courses, dental lectures, meetings and dental conventions. 

Dr. Meng is happily married and has 4 children. He enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, golfing, swimming, playing tennis, basketball, and cycling.  

Dr. Meng is proud to be an active member of the following prominent Dental Societies:

  • The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
  • International Dental Implant Association (IDIA)
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • Academy for Sports Dentistry (ASD)
  • California Dental Association (CDA)
  • Santa Clara County Dental Society (SCCDS)