Kelly Yu DDS
Dr. Yu’s dental philosophy emphasizes on preventative dentistry with a modern, conservative approach to common dental problems, with the skill and vision for beautiful esthetics offering durable and functional results to smile about. Being a dentist is more than treating teeth; dentistry to Dr. Yu is also about the patient relationships, listening to your patients and co-treatment planning dental needs. Each person and smile is unique; the same goes for treatment needs and patient dental goals.
Dr. Yu’s dedication to beautiful cosmetic treatment along with her advanced dental training offers patient’s a wide range of options to maintain, enhance, or correct their smile through general dentistry, Invisalign, Cosmetic Dental Bonding, Dental Veneers, Porcelain Crowns and Implant Crown restorations. Dr. Yu received her dental degree from NYU College of Dentistry in 2008. Then continued her training with a general practice residency at New York Hospital Queens, where she was chosen as Resident of the Year and awarded the prestigious Dr. Lawrence Diamond Award. After residency, Dr. Yu was accepted into the New York Hospital Queens fellowship program in Implantalogy and Oral Maxillofacial surgery. Before moving back to Seattle, Dr. Yu practiced general and cosmetic dentistry in New York City for seven years.
Life has come full circle for Dr. Yu, practicing dentistry now in her childhood hometown of Redmond where from a young age she knew she wanted to grow up to be a dentist. Outside of the dental office, Dr. Yu enjoys family time and her two small children that fill her life with love. Returning to Washington with her husband and children has brought all the greats things to family life Dr. Yu grew up with here in Redmond.
Malavika Prasanna DDS
Dr. Prasanna moved from India to the United States to further her dental education at NYU College of Dentistry. After graduating dental school in 2010 with honors, Dr. Prasanna made it her personal goal to offer her patients the best quality in general dentistry available with a personalized relationship. As Dr. Prasanna says, “Each patient becomes a part of my family”.
Dr. Prasanna’s dental studies started with Government Dental College in Bangalore, India where she was top dental student in Prosthodontics. Moving to the United States and furthering her dental education with NYU College of Dentistry has led to her making Redmond, Washington her dental home and being part of a great community to share her first passion of dentistry and patient relations.
Fluent languages to help patient communication: English, Hindi, Telugu and Bengali
In her free time, Dr. Prasanna is a loyal Seahawks fan, enjoys the local Seattle art and music scene, and most importantly spending time with her kids and family.
Audrey McNamara DDS
Dr. McNamara’s passion for dentistry and whole care for her patients comes through the moment you meet her. With 10 years of advanced dental studies and experience, Dr. McNamara approaches her patients and their dental needs as the whole person with the goal and keeping your teeth healthy for life. Understanding your current and future dental needs and patient education is part of Dr. McNamara’s co-treatment planning approach that invites her patients to make educated dental decisions.
Dr. McNamara’s earned her dental degree from the University of Toronto, Canada where she graduated with honors and completed a General Practice Residency at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto. Dr. McNamara then advanced her dental training in Prosthodontics for 3 years with the University of Rochester, Rochester, New York. Dr. McNamara’s advanced training has given her an additional skills and expertise to restore your smile, including dental implants, bone grafting, cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign, teeth whitening, porcelain crowns and veneers.
Dr. McNamara was born and raised in Vancouver BC, and lives in the Seattle area with her husband, daughter and two pugs.