Peter Chien, DMD, MPH
Dr. Peter Chien, a long time resident of the West coast, currently lives in Renton, Washington, with his wife and daughter. He enjoys watching and playing basketball, jogging at the local track and gym, and can occasionally be seen catching the perfect summer surf and sun alongside the waters. He also has a taste for various ethnic cuisines, and likes to sample a wide variety of different and unique dishes.
Dr. Chien graduated with a bachelor's degree in molecular and cell biology at the University of California at Berkeley. Afterwards he enrolled at Loma Linda University, graduating with a Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology, where he also worked at the Center for Health Research engaging in medical statistical research. He then matriculated at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and received a Doctoral of Dental Medicine, graduating with clinical honors.
Dr. Chien has special interests in maintaining and restoring beautiful smiles. He loves working with children and all family members alike. He strives to provide a relaxed and gentle atmosphere where patients feel comfortable, even to the point where many actually fall asleep in the chair! He has a strong desire to keep abreast of the latest dental technologies and research.
Dr. Chien continues to take advanced educational courses beyond what is required, with special emphasis on cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, and oral surgery. He is a sound proponent of forward thinking research, and is excited to be able to provide the best quality care for his patients. Dr. Chien is an active member of the Washington State Dental Association, King County Dental Society, and the American Dental Association. He has also formed a local dental study club that holds regular meetings and lectures for general dentists and specialists.
Dr. Chien looks forward to continuing to implement the latest technology, as dentistry and medicine continue to evolve. He provides all services of a general dentist, including cosmetic dentistry. Feel free to come by the office and say hello!
Dr. Peter Chien
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Miki Suetsugu, DMD
"Dr. Miki", as she is well known to her patients, is a native of Washington state. She graduated with honors from Renton High School and went on to obtain her Bachelor's of Science (BS) degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. She obtained her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts in 2004. There, she met her husband, Dr. Peter. Y. Chien.
They have been married for over 7 years and have a 4 year old daughter named Elizabeth and a 7 year old Yorkie named Scrappy. Dr. Miki is fluent in Japanese and enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends, yoga, and training for half marathons. She loves her hometown here in the beautiful Pacific Northwest!
Dr. Miki enjoys being a dentist and believes that creating beautiful smiles requires continuous education, practical experience, and life-long learning. Her interests in dentistry include treating children, preventive and evidence-based dentistry, and treating the apprehensive patient. She has taught at Renton Technical College and South Sound Community College as a dentist/instructor for the dental assisting programs. She has also taken a number of continuous education classes and is involved in dental study clubs on the east side.
Dr. Miki is actively involved in her community and has volunteered at University of Washington Medical Center, Keiro Nursing Home, and Harborview Medical Center. She also is a member of the following organizations:
American Dental Association
Washington State Dental Association
Seattle-King County Dental Society
Puget Sound Duke Alumni Club
Tufts University Alumni Club
Eastside Women's Dental Study Club
Fukuoka Kenjin Club
Please stop by and meet Dr. Miki!
Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.
Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to communicate well with our patients and provide the best care possible.
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