Dr. Yu-Hsing Kao is a board-qualified pediatric dentist. She completed her pediatric residency training at the University of California at San Francisco School of Dentistry, where she was awarded the UCSF Excellence in Dental Care of the Pediatric Disabled Patient Award.
Dr. Kao achieved her Doctorate of Dental Medicine at the University of Alabama School of Dentistry. Her Bachelor of Science was earned at Birmingham-Southern College in Birmingham, Alabama.
Before her pediatric dentistry training, Dr. Kao practiced as a general dentist, and provided quality care to our nation’s veterans at the West Los Angeles Veterans Administration in Los Angeles.
Along with her pediatric dental practice, Dr. Kao has participated in numerous volunteer and outreach programs, including:
- Kids International Dental Services (KIDS), Guatemala and Cambodia
- UCSF Give Kids a Smile Day
- Christian Medical and Dental Outreach, Rosarito, Mexico
In her spare time, Dr. Kao enjoys photography, hiking and traveling, cooking, and dark chocolate.