Dr. Allison Yen graduated from the University of the Pacific, Dugoni School of Dentistry, where she graduated at the top of her class and was honored with many awards for academic excellence. Following her dental training, she completed a three-year post-graduate residency program in periodontics at the University of Illinois, at Chicago. During her training, Dr. Yen obtained a Master of Science (MS) degree in Oral Sciences from the University of Illinois where she conducted research in wound healing. She is trained to deliver oral conscious and intravenous (IV) sedation for patient comfort.
Dr. Yen is actively involved in numerous professional organizations, including the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association and the California Dental Association.
Dr. Yen keeps up to date on many continuing educational classes, ensuring that her patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, playing volleyball and tennis, movies and time with her family.