40 UNDER 40 HONOREES

WAH-YUNG TSANG

  • San Antonio
  • Texas Mobile Dentists

Age:

33

Name of Practice:

Texas Mobile Dentists

Specialty:

General and geriatric dentistry

Education:

DDS, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry at the University of Southern California


WHY SHE WAS NOMINATED:

Having served as an Air Force dentist for five and a half years, Dr. Tsang has an unique global perspective from treating patients in Japan, South Korea and Germany. Whether serving the country or treating the underserved in local community clinics and on mission trips to Central America, Dr. Tsang always shows a strong commitment to care. She flies solo at Texas Mobile Dentists’ San Antonio branch, delivering quality on-site care to patients in nearly 50 nursing facilities and many homes.

PHILOSOPHY:

“Mother Teresa’s words resonate most with me: ‘Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God’s kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile.’ ”