Dr Leon Su was born in Taiwan and grew up in Orange County, California. He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley and then worked as a software and hardware engineer. He went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from New York University, where he graduated amongst the top of his class, and was in the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society.
Dr. Su received his postgraduate certificate in orthodontics from Rutgers University and went through the rigorous process of becoming a Board Certified Orthodontist (One in three Orthodontists in the US is board certified.) He is an active member of the American Board of Orthodontists, American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, and the Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists.
As a past president of the Chinese Student Dental Association, he organized multiple sessions to tutor new dental students and actively organized community service projects to help the underserved. He was also involved in Oral-Facial pain research funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH).
Leon is a firm in believer in treating all people with respect and care. He is a meticulous and skillful practitioner who always has the best interests of his patients at heart. He especially enjoys treating children and watching them transform into confident, young adults.
Dr. Su and his wife Yvonne are inseparable in their leisure time. They enjoy visiting museums and exhibits, hiking, and discovering good food. Leon also likes to snowboard, and to play basketball, volleyball and tennis.