Dr. Wadden has over 35 years of experience and is a university-trained orthodontist with two years of formal schooling beyond the four years of dental school. He is board certified, which means he's one of a small number of orthodontists who have passed rigorous testing and demonstrated the highest standards of treatment. Dr. Wadden belongs to the most respected organizations in the field, including the prestigious Edward H. Angle Society. He stays up-to-the-minute with a steady stream of courses and study clubs; always alert for new and better treatment options. Notwithstanding all of his formal training, he also has a great eye for the aesthetic. He has a special artistry that allows him to envision the best possible smile that lies within a particular facial structure.Top off all of his qualifications with a kind and gentle personality and an enthusiastic love of his work, and you have one special orthodontist!
Dr. Tran joined Wadden Orthodontics in 2016. As a Milpitas native and a previous patient of Dr. Wadden, she is a great addition to the team.
Dr. Tran graduated from University of the Pacific’s accelerated Pre-Dental program majoring in Biology and minoring in Chemistry. After graduating summa cum laude in three years, she attended UCLA School of Dentistry. During her time at UCLA, she served as the President of the Vietnamese Dental Student Association, providing dental care to the people of Da Nang, Vietnam, and directed health fairs in Garden Grove to help educate the community about proper oral hygiene care. She completed her residency at Loma Linda University and received her certificate and Masters in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. Prior to moving back to the Bay Area, she worked with several private practices in Los Angeles.