Dr. Hong Yen (Sandy) Lai, DDS, was born in Vietnam. She moved to the United States when she was 8 years old, with her father, mother, and older sister. Since then, Houston, Texas has always been her home.
Dr. Lai is an alumna of the University of Houston, where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology, with honors. Go Coogs!
She then attended University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where she achieved her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2012. She also enjoyed living in San Antonio during that time.
Dr. Lai is an active member of Academy of General Dentistry, Greater Houston Dental Society, and American Dental Association.
In her free time, she enjoys fishing, jet skiing, and listening to jazz with her husband. Dr. Lai is very close to her family so she loves spending time with her nephew and niece. When Dr. Lai isn’t working, she is on active auntie duty!