Dr. Bill Nguyen is a local product of the OC. He graduated as Valedictorian from El Modena High School in Orange and went on to study Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at the University of California, Berkeley. He attended the University of California, Los Angeles, graduating with Honors and receiving several awards and commendations for academic excellence and clinical achievement. He completed his residency in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where he achieved the Orthodontic Clinical Award given to the top senior resident.
Dr. Nguyen was a faculty member of the University of California, Los Angeles, Section of Orthodontics. He is an active member of various local and national dental and orthodontic organizations. Dr. Nguyen has been certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. This is an elective process and represents Dr. Nguyen’s continual effort to excel in his specialty. Today only a small percentage of orthodontists throughout the world have gone this extra step to become Diplomates.
Dr. Nguyen’s wife, Ann, is also involved in the dental field as a Registered Dental Hygienist. They have been married for 19 years. Dr. Nguyen is actively involved in various community affairs and donates his time to local charitable causes. Through the Rotary Club of Laguna Niguel, he helps distribute dictionaries to third graders, provide free dentistry, and award scholarships to graduating high school seniors at Dana Hills High School and Aliso Niguel High School. Dr. Nguyen’s five children, Nathan, Nicole, Natalie, Noelle and Nicholas keep him plenty busy outside the office.