Name of Practice:
My Star Orthodontics
Orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics
DDS, UCLA School of Dentistry; MBA, Roseman; University of Health Sciences
Why He Was Nominated:
Dr. Hsieh, IT master and entrepreneur, brings more than just a strong SEO presence to his practice. Dr. Hsieh and his wife, Dr. Heather Luong (see page 64), deliver in-house 3D printing and customized aligner manufacturing for their patients; the couple also developed a high-volume HEPA filtration system amid the pandemic. Dr. Hsieh has made mission trips to Mexico, Honduras and underserved areas of California.
“Chase the dream, not the competition.”
“Balancing perfectionism with pragmatism, both at work and in my personal life.”
Favorite Aspect of Dentistry:
“The importance of team culture and nurturing a positive environment for patients by giving and receiving feedback among team members. Having honest conversations about each other’s performance helps us focus on what needs improving.”
Something People Don’t Know:
Dr. Hsieh speaks three languages (English, Spanish and Mandarin Chinese) and plays three instruments (violin, guitar and piano).