Meet Dr. A

Get to Know Dr. Surat Attaphitaya

Dentist Orange California doctor Kiet Minh Tran

Dr. Surat Attaphitaya, aka “Dr. A,” is dedicated to creating healthy and attractive smiles for his patients using only the latest technology available. He earns his patients’ trust thanks to his old-fashioned commitment to practicing with honesty, integrity, and consistency that’s based on delivering superior smiles.

Where Did You Study Dentistry?

Dr. A received both his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Dental Medicine degrees from Southern Illinois University in 1995. Upon graduating from dental school, he received the National Institutes of Health’s distinguished Dentist Scientist Scholarship Award. With this scholarship, he furthered his studies by attending the University of Rochester and Eastman Dental Center in New York, earning both a Masters in Anatomy and a specialty certificate in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics in 2001. Dr. A also served on the faculty as a clinical instructor at the Eastman Dental Center Department of Orthodontics for three years and has been practicing ever since.

Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?

When he isn’t caring for patients, Dr. A loves spending time with his family and traveling.