Lakshmy Sudeep, DDS
Dr. Sudeep has extensive experience in the field of dental aesthetics and has personally bonded more than 10,000 cosmetic dentistry restorations.
She also holds both hard and soft tissue certifications in Laser Dentistry and is an Invisalign Braces certified provider. For her patients who have difficulty with dentistry due to anxiety, Dr. Sudeep offers sedation dentistry options to ensure every patient leaves Santa Teresa Dental Center with a smile.
Education and Professional Development
Dr. Sudeep graduated from the University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, San Francisco in 2000, in the top five percent of her class, receiving special recognition as a member of the Honors Society (Tau Kappa Omega).
Due to her special interest in cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Sudeep has attended a number of advanced, post-graduate classes on the subject at the University of California at San Francisco, the University of the Pacific, UCLA, and USC. She is committed to providing the highest standards of quality and care to her patients by utilizing the latest dental technology.
The California Dental Board requires dentists in the State of California to take 50 hours of continuing education classes every two years in order to stay up-to-date in the field. Dr. Sudeep continues to exceed this requirement by taking more than 200 hours of continuing education classes in the past two years.
Dr. Sudeep’s fields of study include Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry and Neuromuscular Dentistry. She has also completed the post-graduate training program at the world-renowned Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, completing the "Advanced Functional Aesthetics" program delivered by Dr. William Dickerson.
In The San Jose, CA Community
When she’s not in the office, Dr. Sudeep enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, gardening, and playing with her Maltese dog, Larry.
Dr. Sudeep is also an active member of:
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- Santa Clara County Dental Society
- Seattle Study Club
- Dental Organization of Conscious Sedation
- University of The Pacific Alumni Association
If you are looking for a local dentist who is skilled in the latest treatment technology, who is focused on putting your comfort and dental health concerns first, call Santa Teresa Dental Center to schedule your appointment with Dr. Sudeep today!
Jessica Yang, DMD, Ph.D
Jessica R. Yang, DMD, Ph.D. was born and raised in Irvine, California. Dr. Yang earned her Bachelor of Science (BS) degree at UC Irvine in Pharmaceutical Sciences. After completing her undergraduate studies, she moved to the East Coast to obtain her Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree at Johns Hopkin School of Medicine and Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) at Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry at Temple University. Always longing for the beautiful California weather, Dr. Yang was pleased to move to the Bay Area after completing her degrees.
Dr. Yang strives to provide her patients with a gentle, caring, comprehensive approach to oral health. She believes in conservative, preventative dentistry to increase the longevity of her patient's teeth. She is also dedicated to restoring and cosmetically enhancing her patient’s teeth to promote their health and self-confidence.
On her free time, you can find Dr. Yang taking advantage of the sunny weather by either running, cycling or enjoying a nice afternoon picnic at local breweries with friends. Dr. Yang is also always on a look-out for new recipes to try and mystery novels to read.
Dr. Yang is a member of the American Dental Society and California Dental Association.