Dr. Hoa Nguyen Audette
Dr. Hoa Audette is committed to helping patients improve their oral health and maintain a beautiful and confident smile. She and her team hold the highest standards of excellence. Dr. Audette graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology at UCLA in Westwood, California. She then went to rival, USC, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene and her Doctoral of Dental Surgery, graduating at the top of her class with the highest honors as an Omicron Kappa Upsilon, a national dental honor society distinction awarded to the top 12% of each graduating dental class in the nation. Upon graduating, she externed at the rural health clinic in central coast servicing the low access to dental care patients. Dr. Audette has extensive training in the fields of cosmetic, restorative, and preventative oral health dentistry. She is committed to staying current with the latest techniques and innovations in dentistry and has received many awards for her talent in the field of dentistry as well as her contributions to the community.
Among the awards bestowed to Dr. Audette are the Colgate Bright Smile Award, which recognized Dr. Audette’s outstanding efforts towards improving the oral health of inner-city children, and the USC Faculty Award, for her dedication to training future dental students who serve in USC’s School of Dentistry mobile clinics. She has been awarded San Diego Industrial Leader in her field by the San Diego Celebrating Woman Award and has appeared on San Diego News 8 and 10 for Positively San Diego for her contribution with the community. She is also a Finalist of the National Women of Influence Awards for California and the author of articles such as “Dentists Saving Lives” in the San Diego Facets magazine which spotlights dentists at the forefront of early oral cancer detection from routine dental visits.
Dr. Audette sits on the Oral Health Advisory Board of San Diego County where she helps address the challenges of San Diego oral health and implement programs to improve oral health of San Diego communities. She also sits on the Board of Directors for San Diego Dental Society and is one of sixteen dentists’ representative delegates of the CDA for San Diego. She has served on the CDA peer review and holds professional memberships with the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, the San Diego County Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry and Spears Education Study Club. In her free time, she enjoys discovering eateries in San Diego with her Chef husband, eight-year-old son and 6-year-old daughter.
Dr. Jade Tran
Dr. Jade Tran has been practicing for over ten years and is a San Diego native. After attending University of California, San Diego for undergrad, she went on to complete her DDS at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco. Aside from her passion of delivering the highest quality of care, she truly enjoys building relationships with her patients. Dr. Tran is an active member of the American Dental Association, The California Dental Association, and the San Diego County Dental Association. Outside of the office, she loves to explore new restaurants and travel with her husband and two kids.
George A. Crow, DMD, MS
Dr. Crow is a Board Certified Periodontist and a member of the American Academy of Periodontology with over 20 years of experience in the field of dentistry. After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, he received an additional year of hospital based training by completing a General Practice Residency at the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, VA. After 5 years practicing general dentistry, Dr. Crow returned to school and completed a 3 year residency in Periodontics. During that same time, he earned a Masters of Science degree in Health Services from The George Washington University.
After 7 years in private practice in the Seattle are, he returned to San Diego where he maintains a practice limited to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry. Dr. Crow received his doctor of dental medicine from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine and completed his Periodontics residency at the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, VA and the Naval Post-Graduate Dental School General Dentist at First Dental Battalion. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a member of the American Academy of Periodontology. In his free time, he enjoys traveling and cheering for the Padres with his beautiful wife Lena and their two children.