Dr. Wilson Duong was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from SUNY Stony Brook with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. Dr. Duong went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University’s College of Dentistry, with honors in aesthetic dentistry. After graduation, Dr. Duong completed a one year general practice residency at NYU-Lutheran Medical Center, a level 1 trauma hospital, where he received extensive training in general dentistry and surgery. It was during this time that he developed a keen interest for endodontics. However, he decided to practice general dentistry for two years to develop himself as a more well-rounded dentist before returning to NYU to specialize in endodontics.
During his specialty training, Dr. Duong had the privilege to be trained by some of the most influential endodontists in the field. Although his official training has come to an end, he remains an avid learner and educator. Dr. Duong is an active member of the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, and a specialist member of the American Association of Endodontists. He is currently board eligible by the American Board of Endodontics and holds a position at NYU’s Department of Endodontics as an adjunct clinical instructor.
As a root canal specialist, Dr. Duong will answer your questions and walk you through the process of a root canal procedure so that you are well-informed and can make the right decision towards your treatment. You can rest assured that your treatment will be done gently and skillfully.
When not doing root canals, Dr. Duong enjoys DIY projects, especially in the kitchen. With no formal training in the culinary arts, Dr. Duong learns through trial and error, with instructions from Google University. When given enough time away from the office, Dr. Duong tries to travel.