Dr David Tai


Dr. David Tai graduated from University Malaya in 1983. He received his prosthodontic training at the University of Minnesota where he graduated with a Master of Science degree in 1990. His research since been published in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry. He is a Certified Specialist in Prosthodontics and currently practices in Burnaby and Richmond, British Columbia, limiting his practice to prosthodontics and implant dentistry. He has taken CEREC technology beyond the single tooth restoration to aesthetic reconstruction of the anterior segment and full mouth reconstructions. He was formerly Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Dental Sciences at the University of British Columbia.

As well as being a mentor of the CMDS Study Club, David Tai Study Clubs, Dr. David Tai has been the speaker at numerous dental meetings in Canada and Asia. He has presented at the Minnesota Dental Association Star of the North meeting, Canadian Association of Prosthodontists, Vancouver and District Dental Society Mid-Winter meeting, Chinese Canadian Dental Society, at the University of Toronto and the University of the Pacific in San Francisco.

He is a member of the Canadian Academy of Prosthodontists and the British Columbia Society of Prosthodontics Dr. Tai is also a Fellow of the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia.

Dr. David Tai and Dr. Sandra S. Tai together offer a unique and comprehensive approach towards interdisciplinary treatment planning, management and treatment sequencing of complex restorative cases.