Meet Dr. Yogi Chen

Dr. Chun-yu Yogi Chen was born and raised in Taiwan and that where he completed his general dentistry education in 1988. Right after that he had the chance to pursue further dental education in Prosthodontics (specialty in crown and bridge procedures) at Boston University. Soon after the Prosthodontic training, Dr. Chen assumed the teaching position at Tufts University in Massachusetts.

His academic achievement soon had him promoted to the Head of Fixed Prosthodontics department. After six years in academic institute, Dr. Chen felt the urge to expand his dental knowledge, he decided to get his Orthodontic certification at Tufts University. After the exciting training, he started his own orthodontic private practice and continued it for over 15 years. Throughout that time he was also flying to Vegas every month to see orthodontic patients at other Boston Dental Group locations.

Years of working experience and relationship with Boston Dental Group finally convinced Dr. Chen to move to Las Vegas. Being immersed in both Asian and American cultures helps him appreciate the different cultures and backgrounds. He feels Las Vegas is a place full of chances and opportunities.

Meet Dr. Calvin Heinrich

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Dr. Heinrich has decades of experience in the clinical practice of orthodontics. He received his dental degree (D.D.S) from Temple University, served two years in the U.S. Air force as a general dentist and then received his Masters Degree (M.S.D) at the Center for Advanced Dental Education at St. Louis Unversity, which is very well known for its strong clinical program in orthodontics. Dr Heinrich’s master thesis was selected for nomination for the Milo Helman Award, which is an annual award presented by the American Association of Orthodontists for outstanding research in the field of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics . He received his American Board of Orthodontics certification in 1984. Dr. Heinrich is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists , the American Dental Association, the Pierre Fauchard Academy and several other dental and orthodontic associations.

Dr Heinrich practiced orthodontics in Pennsylvania for many years. He moved to Las Vegas in 2006 and continues to maintain a private practice of orthodontics. He has been teaching at the Center for Advances Dental Education in Orthdontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics Residency Program at UNLV since 2008. Dr.Heinrich thoroughly and completely enjoys utilizing and teaching the very latest techniques in the field of orthodontics.

He and his wife, Claire, have three children and his hobbies include water skiing, snow skiing and golf.