1863 Alum Rock Avenue, Suite C

San Jose, California 95116


Meet Dr. Bao

Dr. Bao Khanh Nguyen, DDS, MSD grew up in San Jose. She received her Bachelor degree in Biochemistry at San Jose State University.  She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2004 and Master of Science in Orthodontics in 2006 from the University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry. During her post-graduate training, she did research in Cleft Lip and Palate causal relationships. She had the pleasure of participating with the Rotaplast International Group on medical missions, traveling to various under-served countries and performed free medical and dental care.


“I love helping people realize their beautiful smile,

often boostening self-confidence and self-esteem.”


She believes that in making her patients happy and creating a beautiful smile will help improve self-confidence and self-esteem.  She also believes that you can get braces at any age, thus she is well-versed and well-trained in treating kids, adolescences, and adults. She offers Clear brackets, as well as traditional orthodontic treatment, to correct Class II and Class III malocclusions, crowding and crooked teeth, spacing issues, excess Overjet and Overbite, deep bite, underbite, blocked-out or impacted teeth, and cleft lip and palate, as well as orthognathic or jaw surgery treatment options.  Your satisfaction and happiness are her main priorities in orthodontic care.


She’s a current member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists (PCSO), American Dental Association (ADA), and California Dental association (CDA). She's honored to be an active Board member on the Board of Directors with the Santa Clara Dental Society (SCCDS) and the Northern California Association of Vietnamese-American Dentists (NCAVAD).


Dr. Bao volunteers with the local schools and enjoys giving back to the community, performing dental screenings at various schools and health fairs. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends; and when she’s not busy with her 2 year-old daughter, she loves playing various sports, like volleyball, badminton and tennis, or relaxing at the park.


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