Dr. Stephen Doan has been practicing cosmetic restorative dentistry for over 30 years. He graduated from Washington University School of Dental Medicine. Upon graduation he was elected into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society. He continues his pursuit of excellence in the art and science of dentistry.
Dr. Stephen Doan is committed to providing the most aesthetically beautiful dentistry possible. He is one of fewer than 350 dentists worldwide to have achieved accreditation in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). The AACD was founded in 1984 and is the world’s largest international dental organization dedicated to advancing excellence in the art and science of cosmetic dentistry.
In order to ensure that his beautiful dentistry functions comfortably and is long lasting, Dr. Doan has pursued advanced training in TMJ function (the jaw joint), occlusal function (the bite), Invisalign orthodontics, root canal therapy, implant restoration, periodontal therapy (gum treatment), and adhesive materials and techniques (bonding). Dr. Doan is committed to staying current with the latest advances in dentistry. He routinely attends over one hundred hours of continuing education each year. His commitment to continuing education is evidenced by his numerous professional affiliations. He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS), the Southwest Affiliate Chapter of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (SWAACD), the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), the La Jolla chapter of the Spear Study Group and the American Dental Association (ADA), the California Dental Association (CDA), and the San Diego County Dental Society (SDCDS).
Dr. Doan is committed to providing aesthetically beautiful and technically excellent dentistry while demonstrating a high level of concern for the well being of his patients. He is committed to treating each patient with kindness, integrity, and respect. He has worked diligently over the years to develop patient comfort standards. His patients are seated in memory foam chairs and provided with neck and back pillows and blankets when needed. Dr Doan uses virtually pain free anesthetic techniques. For those patients that may have a higher level of anxiety Dr. Doan provides nitrous oxide sedation and is certified to provide oral conscious sedation.
Dr. Doan has been married for over 30 years and has three grown sons. They all enjoy participating in their church’s small group fellowships. Dr. Doan also enjoys surfing, hiking, and spending time with friends and family.