A Passion for Dentistry
Dr. David Yu was born in Boston. At age 5, his family moved to Houston. Dr. Yu graduated from Alief Hastings High School in 1992.
Dr. Yu attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry Six Year Combined Bachelors of Science/DDS program. This accelerated program allowed him to complete his bachelor and dental degree two years early.
Upon graduation in 1998, Dr. Yu was accepted to the Advanced Education for General Dentistry (AEGD) program at the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. This program provided him advanced training in all aspects of dentistry, including oral surgery, geriatric care, pediatric care, and prosthodontics (dentures and bridges).
In 1999, Dr. Yu was selected as Chief Resident of the AEGD program and served as clinical instructor for dental students.
Dr. Yu has nineteen years of experience in dentistry. He enjoys serving the community where he grew up. His favorite aspect of dentistry is building lasting relationships with his patients.
In his spare time, Dr. Yu enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons, age 2 and 4. Their favorite activities on Family Day are going to the Houston Zoo, the Houston Museum of Natural Science, and movie nights at home.
Dr. Yu is passionate about physical fitness and enjoys CrossFit, calisthenics, and running at Memorial Park.