Meet Dr. Wu, DDS, DADBA

Ambulatory Dental Anesthesia IV Sedation Dentistry

Dental Education

Dr. Wu began his undergraduate study in Marine Biology at UCLA. He completed his doctor of dental surgery degree at Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, receiving the highest academic achievement in his class. Dr. Wu then went on to specialize in Dental Anesthesiology at SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital in New York, and was appointed Chief Resident during his training.


He currently holds the positions of clinical assistant professor at Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, and attending anesthesiologist at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. He is board certified as a Diplomat of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He also serves as a Commission on Dental Accreditation Site Inspector of American Dental Association.


Personal Background

Dr. Wu grew up and currently resides in sunny Huntington Beach, California. He also speaks Mandarin and Taiwanese fluently. He enjoys spending time and traveling with his family.

Meet Dr. Wu, DDS

Ambulatory Dental Anesthesia IV Sedation Dentistry

Dental Professional Involvement

Leadership & Membership

  • American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists (ASDA)

  • California Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists (CSDA)

  • American Dental Association

  • California Dental Association

  • Orange County Dental Society


  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society

  • Chief resident dentist anesthesiologist, Stony Brook University Hospital

  • G. Donald Montgomery Excellence In Dentistry Award

  • Robert W. McNulty Memorial Award

  • Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity Award

  • Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC Dean's List


August 2014: Postoperative Pain Management for Ambulatory Surgery Patients. Stony Brook University, Department of Hospital Dentistry

April 2015: Private Office Flexible Video Laryngoscopy. American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists, Annual Scientific Session

October 2015: Patient Selection for Parenteral Moderate Sedation. USC School of Dentistry, Advanced Periodontics

April 2016: Ether: History and Future of Volatile Anesthetic. USC School of Dentistry, Anesthesia Study Club

November 2016: Blood Pressure: Correct Measurements, Common Errors, and Trouble Shooting. USC School of Dentistry, Special Patients Clinic

July 2017: Introduction to Sedation & Anesthesia. USC School of Dentistry, Postgraduate Specialties