Dr. Yang Gao received her first dental degree from West China College of Stomatology, the prestigious Sichuan school known as the birthplace of China’s modern dental science education. She then obtained her PhD. in genetic regulation and tooth development from the University of Rochester. She graduated cum laude from UCLA School of Dentistry, with membership of Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society.
Dr. Gao is an active member of American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and Santa Clara County Dental Association. Being a recipient of American College of Prosthodontics Award, she has been actively pursuing continuing education in order to keep providing her patients with state-of-the-art dental services.
Outside of the office, Dr. Gao is an avid dancer. She also enjoys traveling, hiking, and snorkeling with her husband and two kids.