Meet Dr. David Nguyen

Your Downtown Calgary Dentist

Dr. David Nguyen

Dr. David Nguyen


David was born and raised in Calgary. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Calgary followed by a Master of Science degree in Microbiology from the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, US, studying microbial pathogens associated with Cystic Fibrosis. After working as a microbiology researcher at the Foothills hospital for a number of years he then went on to complete his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia. Having spent a few years abroad for school he is eager to be back home and to have the privilege to serve the city that he grew up in. David is excited to join East Village Dental and has been part of the team since April 2019.

David enjoys and aims to be proficient in all areas of dentistry including restorative dentistry, crown and bridgework, complete and partial dentures, root canal treatment and teeth extractions. He is passionate about continuing education and has taken courses in endodontics, periodontics, oral surgery, oral and nitrous sedation. David is committed to giving back to the community and has volunteered with the CUPS (Calgary Urban Project Society) dental program in downtown Calgary and has travelled to Vietnam on a dental mission. David strives to create a welcoming and comfortable environment for his patients and does his best to treat all of his patients like family.

During his down time, David enjoys spending time with family and friends and remains active through activities such as weight-training, hockey, golfing, tennis, mountain biking and snowboarding.