Meet Dr. Wesley Choi

Dr. Wesley Choi is excited to welcome you to the world’s only Hello Kitty and Gudetama dental experience here at Parklane Dental! A native to Los Angeles, Dr. Wesley grew up with fond memories of sunny SoCal and returned from the East Coast to give back to his community. 

Dr. Wesley strongly believes in creating an authentic connection with our young patients. When kids feel happy coming to Sanrio x Parklane, Dr. Wesley believe kids feel more confident in taking active steps in their dental selfcare. 

Can you guess what sports Dr. Wesley grew up playing in LA?

Education

After growing up in Los Angeles, Dr. Wesley moved to New York to pursue his collegiate education. Dr. Wesley earned his Bachelor of Science at Rochester Institute of Technology.

Staying in New York, Dr. Wesley headed to the city to enroll for his dental degree at Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine in 2010. Dr. Wesley fell in love with pediatric dentistry after seeing the powerful impact that strong, healthy teeth can have on a child’s confidence. Dr. Wesley then proceeded to dive into his specialty with a pediatric dentistry residency at Yale University, College of Dental Medicine in 2014. 

“My philosophy,” Dr. Wesley strongly believes, “is in making dental visits fun and educational early on in the child’s life to set the course for good oral health and overall well-being.”

He is an active member of numerous professional organizations including the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry.  

Passion

Dr. Wesley loves to give back to his community. Helping teach young kinds the importance of healthy hygiene, Dr. Wesley reaches preteen kids in local schools in Give Kids A Smile community program. 

On top of his volunteering, Dr. Wesley loves to hit up new recipes at the kitchen. Outside the house, Dr. Wesley enjoys playing tennis and golf, and is a full-fledge Madridista after falling in love with Real Madrid CF.

You can now see Dr. Wesley and his favorite Sanrio Friend, Keroppi, for an pediatric experience at  our location in Temple City, CA!

Let Dr. Wesley take care of your child’s oral care at 626.247.4788!