Why Choose Us?
Dr. Yong Chang Choi
Dr. Yong Chang Choi is renowned internationally for his precise skill and decades of experience. He has served as the personal dentist of the former President of the Republic of Korea, Roh Moo-Hyun, and many other celebrities. Dr. Choi completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1985 and since then has completed several residential programs, acquired two master’s degrees and a PhD, taught resident and graduate students and co-directed post-doctoral internship programs. As a man of education, he values complete transparency with his patients and focuses on comfort, comprehension and clarity.
Along with his years of academic education and teaching, Dr. Choi’s more than 20 years of experience in dental care has focused on the surgical and restorative aspects of clinical dental implantology. His private implant clinic in Seoul, Korea, was open from 2002 until 2012, when he decided to move his practice to the United States. Since moving to Seattle, Dr. Choi has organized an experienced, knowledgeable team and curated state-of-the-art, advanced dental technology to treat his patients with the utmost quality care.
Meet Our Team
Dr. Yongchang Choi has assembled a talented and experienced team to ensure we meet all your dental needs. Our team has a multi-ethnic background to make sure we can communicate with and treat our patients more effectively. Call Advanced Implant Dental today at 206-241-5820 to schedule an appointment with our dentist and learn more about dental care in Tukwila, Bellevue, Seattle, Kent, Newcastle, Auburn and Renton, Washington, then read below for more information about our team!
Mariana Farkas – Certified Dental Assistant
Along with assisting Dr. Choi with dental procedures, I also coordinate the procedures, order dental products, handle marketing, and educate patients about their dental needs. I have over 15 years of experience in the dental field where I have worked with reputable dentists and agencies. I pride myself on full transparency with patients and cultivating a relaxed, safe atmosphere. I love to cook for my family, go to the gym and focus on spirituality and nutrition.
Filomina Ng – Foreign DDM Graduate, Orthodontist and Lead Dental Assistant
I graduated from the University of the East in the Philippines and have been working as a practitioner of orthodontics and a doctor of dental medicine for more than 31 years. I also trained in Taiwan for three years and studied advance courses in orthodontics for two years. Presently, I enjoy working as a lead assistant with Dr. Choi and building great relationships with my patients. In my spare time, I enjoy shopping, cooking and bowling with my loving husband and our two adorable children.
Vahne – Customer Service Specialist
I am of Norwegian descent and I am a graduate of Arthur Murray Dance Studio. I also have a human resource management degree. I am a good listener and problem solver who has over 40 years experience in the medical and dental field. I have one son and one grandson.
Shalon – Front End Manager
I am very passionate about my work because I love what I do. I have a steady source of motivation that drives me to do my best assisting Dr. Choi. In my spare time, I like to read books or go hiking and have adventures during outdoor activities with my children. I like traveling, long walks on the beach, cooking, enjoying life and making memories.