Dr. Nguyen grew up in Cerritos, CA and graduated from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco where she now teaches part-time. After graduating from UOP's accelerated dental program, she completed a General Practice Residency at the University of Southern California and worked in the Greater Los Angeles Veterans' Affairs Healthcare System. The GPR program gave her greater expertise in treating medically complicated cases and in hospital dentistry. She spends her weekends giving back to the community by working on a mobile dental clinic for the underserved populations of Santa Clara County and Alameda County. In her spare time, she likes to run to burn off calories so she can eat it all back at dinner.
Dr. Noorian was born in Mountain View, CA, not far from Smilecraft, and was raised in the South Bay Area, having lived in San Jose, Campbell, and Sunnyvale. She also stayed in California for her undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. After working for a short time as an engineer, she chose to follow her true passion of helping others and attended the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. Dr. Noorian wanted to further her experience and education with complex cases and continued on to the UOP Advanced Education in General Dentistry program in Stockton. She is currently working part-time in order to spend more time with her family including her husband, baby boy, and Boston Terrier.