Dr Stephanie Cheng
Dr. Stephanie Cheng has been described as a gentle, naturally caring and patient centered dentist. She enjoys working with each person to create a plan to provide the best dental treatment possible. It is her goal to deliver professional and high quality dental care in a comfortable way.
Dr. Stephanie Cheng grew up near Edmonton, Alberta and completed her Bachelor of Science degree and Masters of Science degree in Microbiology, at the University of Alberta. She attained her Dentistry degree (DMD) from University of British Columbia. During her dental education at UBC, she was a recipient of the Dental Undergraduate Society Award. She also received the UBC Community Service Recognition Award for her student volunteer work with the underserved community in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.
Dr. Cheng loves learning and expanding her skills as a Dentist and has continued to pursue further continuing education in the areas of Implant Dentistry, Endodontics, Invisalign Orthodontics, Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning, Cast Gold Restorations and Cosmetic Dentistry.
When she is away from work, she loves to spend time with her family, especially her two young sons. She enjoys music and playing the piano and guitar. She also enjoys running, hiking, and playing badminton. Prior to becoming a dentist, she was a research scientist studying bacteria that live in Arctic glacier ice and studying antimicrobial resistance in soil and water environments. She has been involved in teaching and research at Baylor University in Texas, University of Alberta and University of Manitoba.
Patients appreciate her skill and caring, and have commented:
“…this dentist is wonderful… She was patient, kind and understanding. She clearly explained my dental situation and the various solutions and options available.”
“Dr. Stephanie Cheng is the best dentist I have ever had. She is extremely knowledgeable and resourceful and is very patient, kind and understanding when I was nervous about the dental procedure. I have never been treated with so much respect and honest caring as a patient. I would recommend Dr. Cheng to anyone. She is a gem.”