Danville, CA Pediatric Dentist

Get to Know Dr. Michael Suh

Danville California pediatric dentist Doctor Michael Suh

Dr. Suh loves working with kids and their families to ensure they enjoy the best oral health possible throughout every stage of childhood. While growing up may be hard, smiling shouldn’t be, and he’s here to make sure that’s the case! Before you and your child have a chance to meet him, you can learn a little more about his background below.

Why Did You Decide to Become a Dentist?

While studying science in college, Dr. Suh already knew that he wanted to become a doctor. It was only after he shadowed a dentist and loved the one-on-one interaction as well as their ability to put patients at ease that he decided to focus on dentistry.

Where Did You Study Dentistry?

Dr. Suh attended the University of California, Davis before going on to earn his dental degree from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. Today, he is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of the Pacific and an active member of several professional organizations, including the:

  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Southern Alameda Dental Society
  • California Society of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Dental Education Association
Outside view of dental school building
Doctor Suh and his family on vacation
Doctor Suh and his wife
Doctor Suh his wife and daughter
Doctor Suh reading a book with his dog in his lap

Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?

At home, Dr. Suh has a wife, young daughter, and a mini-goldendoodle waiting for him. On the weekends, you’ll typically find him spending quality time with them, doing something active, cheering on various Bay Area teams, or playing the piano.