Eric Wu, DMD, MS
CHILD, ADOLESCENT, & ADULT ORTHODONTICS SPECIALIST
Dr. Eric Wu graduated in the top 2% from Pomona College (Claremont, CA), magna cum laude, with a Bachelors in Chemistry. He was admitted into the national honors societies Phi Beta Kappa and Sigma Xi; and received the Stanley D. Wilson Prize in Chemistry and the American Chemical Society's Polymer Award.
Dr. Wu continued his studies at Harvard University, where he earned his doctoral degree (DMD) and the highest score on the National Dental Board Exam, finishing in the top 1% in the country. While at Harvard, he conducted research on stem cells, investigating ways to grow biologically compatible replacement teeth. Dr. Wu then trained at UCLA, devoting another three years to become a certified orthodontist.
Using the safest, fastest, and most gentle techniques, he makes every effort to provide his patients not only the best results but also a positive and fun experience throughout their treatment. Well versed in every aspect of orthodontics, Dr. Wu stays on top of the latest developments in dentistry and orthodontics, has published research articles in several prestigious journals, and is a member of the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO), American Dental Association (ADA), and California Dental Association (CDA). Dr. Wu has been orthodontically sculpting smiles since 2007, and he looks forward to meeting you and helping you achieve your ideal results.
Dr. Wu is Certified with the Following Boards
California Dental Society
The California Dental Association (CDA) is the recognized leader for excellence in member services and advocacy promoting oral health and the profession of dentistry.
American Dental Association
The American Dental Association (ADA) has grown to become the leading source of oral health related information for dentists and their patients. The ADA is committed to its members and to the improvement of oral health for the public. The vision of the ADA is to be the recognized leader on oral health.
American Association of Orthodontics
The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) is a professional association of educationally qualified orthodontic specialists dedicated to ethically advancing the art and science of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics worldwide, improving the health of the public by promoting quality orthodontic care, the importance of overall oral healthcare, and advocating for the public interest, educating the public about the benefits of orthodontic treatment and the educational qualifications of orthodontic specialists and supporting AAO members in the practice of orthodontics.
Dr. Wu is a Diplomate of the Following Institutions
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Doctor of Dental Medicine
UCLA School of Dentistry
Diplomate of the American Association of Orthodontists