Meet Dr. Michael Wong

BEHIND THE MASKS: MEET YOUR DENTISTS!

Dr. Wong was born and raised in California, then later moved to Alton, Illinois. He graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville receiving his Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Minor in Chemistry & Mathematical Sciences in 2008. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in 2012, graduating at the top of his class.

Dr. Wong completed his pediatric residency training at Children’s Hospital in Colorado where he received extensive training in treating children of all ages and special needs. He is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Wong and his wife, Jara, have three children: Keenan, Vivian and Claire who keep him plenty busy! But, he still makes time for video games, rock climbing, hiking, swimming, and skiing. Dr. Wong loves to have fun with his patients and it shows!