Dr. Xuyu Zhang was born in Guangdong Province, China. At the age of 14 years old, he moved to Los Angeles. He graduated from Occidental College with a B.A. in Biology. Throughout his time in high school and college, he volunteered over a thousand of hours in healthcare settings such as hospitals and dental clinics. Ultimately, Dr. Zhang found his passion in dentistry which best suits his skillsets and interests
Following graduation from college, Dr. Zhang completed his dental training at UCSF School of Dentistry, one of the top dental institutions in the nation. During his time at the Bay Area, he was captivated by the diverse culture, great weather and beautiful scenery. As a result, Dr. Zhang decided to stay in the Bay Area and opened his practice at San Mateo.
Dr. Zhang believes that a healthy mouth is the cornerstone to not only a beautiful smile, but good health overall. Under Dr. Zhang's care, everyone is given special attention and allowed to address individual concerns, no two patients are alike. Dr. Zhang is passionate about staying on the leading edge of dentistry and invests hundreds of hours into ongoing training each year. He is an active member of American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA) and San Mateo County Dental Society (SMCDS).
Dr. Zhang also loves basketball and his two cats Boba and Simba. He is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
Whether you’re ready for a smile makeover or are just in need of routine preventative care, we are your family’s choice dentist in San Mateo, CA.