Dr. Samantha Chien

Dr. Samantha Chien received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry. Dr. Chien is committed to providing high quality evidence-based dentistry, combining patient needs and desires with the most up-to-date knowledge in dentistry. She can personally relate to anxious and nervous patients and is committed to creating a positive dental experience for her patients. Dr. Chien continues to take part in study clubs and advanced education courses to stay current with technological advances and expand her expertise in the field. She is dedicated, detail-oriented and passionate for enriching lives and brightening smiles through educating and improving her patients’ oral health. She believes that education allows her patients to make an informed decision about their dental treatment. Her kind and enthusiastic personality helps patients feel at ease and comfortable in the dental chair.

Dr. Chien grew up in Vancouver and loves to be active. She grew up playing volleyball, ultimate, tennis, golf, competitive swimming, and waterpolo and continues to be active on several competitive teams. Dr. Chien loves interacting with people of all ages and has experience working with children, as a day camp leader, sports instructor, tutor, and coach. Away from the chair, Dr. Chien enjoys travelling, painting, cooking and playing the piano.

Our Mission

Our office is committed to providing our patients with a dental experience that will promote a lifelong relationship built on trust, confidence, quality dentistry and excellent patient care. Here at Cypress Dental we want to help change the way you feel about going to the dentist. Our specialized equipment, facility and staff are able to address all your dental needs in a relaxed and friendly manner.

Dr. Michelle Kim

Dr. Michelle Kim was born and raised in Vancouver and attended the University of British Columbia for her undergraduate and Doctorate of Dental Medicine. She has practiced as a general dentist in the lower mainland for over twenty years. Dr. Michelle Kim takes a conservative approach to treatment with an emphasis on providing patients with the information they need to make informed decisions about their oral health. Her philosophy is to treat patients as she would want her family and friends to be treated. With this aim, she strives to provide conservative quality care. Her meticulous nature, integrity and compassion drive her in her goal of providing a comfortable and positive dental experience.

Our Team


Certified Dental Assistant


Certified Dental Assistant




Receptionist/Chairside Assistant