Gerald K. Wolff, DMD, ABGD
Dr. Wolff is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, one of the top five dental schools in the country. In addition, he successfully completed an accredited two year Advanced Education Program in General Dentistry, which provided advanced training in all dental specialties as well as the comprehensive treatment planning of complex cases.
Dr. Wolff is a diplomat of both the Federal Services Board of General Dentistry and the American Board of General Dentistry. Board certification is a two year examination process signifying the pinnacle of achievement in general dentistry and a commitment to excellence achieved by only a select few in the dental profession. Currently, about 1% of general dentists are board certified.
Dr. Wolff has published research and clinical articles and has lectured on diagnosis in advanced education programs. His extensive experience has included leadership, clinical, and mentoring positions in hospitals and multi-disciplinary clinics. His hospital experience includes intensive training in advanced trauma and cardiac life support, sedation training, and the safe management of medically compromised patients.
Dr. Wolff is an active member of the American Dental Association, Washington State Dental Association, King County Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry. He was nominated, accepted and is currently a Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, an International Honor Dental Organization recognizing outstanding dentists.
Wilma Shen, DDS
Dr. Wilma Shen earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of Washington School of Dentistry and the National Yang-Ming University School of Dentistry, one of the top dental schools in Taiwan. She graduated #2 in her class and was named the Best Intern of the Year. While in dental school, she received multiple awards for excellence in scholastic achievements and scholarships for exceptional performance in research. Dr. Shen received honors in Orthodontics and was selected for Honors Prosthodontics and Honors Endodontics programs. In addition to providing routine dental care, she is trained in gold foil, cast gold, and Botulinum Toxin-A therapies.
Dr. Shen enjoys giving back to the community. She has volunteered locally at the 45th Street Clinic, Union Gospel Mission, and Longview Dental Volunteer Clinic. She has also volunteered overseas in Ladakh, North India, caring for an underserved population. She is an active member of the American Dental Association, Washington State Dental Association, King County Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Shen values the trust of her patients and cherishes every opportunity to improve her patients’ oral and overall health. She is fluent in English and Chinese Mandarin and is excited to build long lasting relationships with her patients and the community.
Colleen, Office Manager
Colleen has an unique perspective and knowledge of our practice as she worked as a dental assistant for 22 years before she was transitioned to the front office. Colleen is our insurance expert and can help you get the most out of your dental insurance benefits. She can assist you with your insurance questions, keep track of your benefits and help you plan the timing of your treatment to keep your costs to a minimum. She can also provide CareCredit financing plans that provide attractive, affordable payment plans.
Denise, Dental Hygienist
Denise has been with the practice for many years and has a devoted clientele who often travel many miles to see her for their cleanings. There is a good reason for this. She does an awesome job. You will find her very personable as well as knowledgeable and skilled.
Yessi, Dental Hygienist
Yessi received her degree in Dental Hygiene from Columbia Basin College in 2014, she also worked as a Dental Assistant for 4 years prior to attending Hygiene school. Yessi is a great addition to our team!
Emilee, Front Office/Dental Assistant
Emilee was one of the top graduates from the Renton Technical College dental assistant program. She is fully certified and continues to serve on the committee at the college and teach their externship students. Emilee participates in many hours of continuing education each year and meticulously maintains the highest standards in infection control. She loves to teach and has a wealth of knowledge and experience to draw on. Emilee is a detail oriented person and her focus is making your dental appointment a comfortable, positive experience that enhances your health.
Amberlee, Dental Assistant
Amber graduated from Renton Technical College in 2005 at the top of her class. She is a fully Certified Dental Assistant which she maintains with many hours of continuing education. Amber is expert in state-of-the-art infection control techniques and instrument management. She enjoys working chairside and it shows in her attention to your comfort and the smooth teamwork that allows us to provide you with outstanding dental care.