Dr. Joseph Chan graduated from the University of California Berkeley with a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular and Cell Biology. After engaging in genetic research at a private pharmaceutical company, he found his calling pursuing a career in the field of dentistry rather than research. In 2000, Dr. Chan received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University.

He became certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry by earning his specialty degree through Boston University’s two-year pediatric dental specialty training. Dr. Chan has been practicing in Sparks, Nevada since 2002. In his spare time, Dr. Chan enjoys traveling with his family, gardening, and volunteering. He is an active participant at the Washoe School District AVID program where he counsels high school students in the college application process.

Dr. Mary Ann Michael was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She received her undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and then graduated in 2008 from the University of Michigan.

After working several years in General Dentistry Dr. Michael found her passion in treating children and decided to limit her practice to pediatrics. Dr. Michael has two beautiful girls and a boisterous golden retriever puppy. In her spare time, Dr. Michael enjoys traveling, running, reading, and spending time with her family.