Dr. Ann Lu was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba but grew up in Vancouver, BC. She attended the University of British Columbia where she obtained her BSc. in Integrated Science. Following this, she was accepted into UBC’s Faculty of Dentistry where she spent the next four years working towards her Degree of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Lu is committed to ongoing education and training. She searches through scientific literature to find the latest studies and articles on dental materials, techniques, and research. In this way, she can provide evidence-based dentistry and the best possible care to her patients based on the current evidence available.
Not only does Dr. Lu believe that a patient’s dental care should be collaborative and comprehensive, but it is also of the utmost importance that her patients are comfortable as dentistry is a very personal experience. She recognizes that patients come from different backgrounds and have different needs. There are multiple paths to finding solutions to patients’ limitations to dental care and Dr. Lu enjoys working with patients to create personal plans to reach their dental goals. Her compassion and pleasant demeanor coupled with her enthusiasm for her work provides for a positive patient environment. When it comes to patients’ health and understanding their options, Dr. Lu genuinely believes no question is a silly question.