Meet the Doctors
Dr. E. Bruce Kennedy
Dr. Bruce Kennedy was born in Boston, Massachusetts and was raised in Lachine, Quebec. He completed a degree in electrical engineering at McGill University in 1970 and went directly into the McGill Dental School, graduating in 1974. After graduation Dr. Kennedy moved to Vancouver to begin his practice.
In the years since graduating, Dr. Kennedy has focused his continuing education on three major areas: orthodontics, implant dentistry, and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Kennedy has proven to be an innovator in these fields, as he was one of the first adoptees of both “functional orthodontics” and Core-Vent implants in Vancouver. Dr. Kennedy is also one out of only several hundred doctors that have completed the intensive full-mouth reconstruction plan program from the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dentistry.
Dr. Kennedy is married to Catherine Scholte and now they have four grown children: Nathan, Sarah, Stephen, and Paul.
Languages spoken: English and French
Dr. Benson Fung
Born in Vancouver, Dr. Benson Fung earned his Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. After earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) from Indiana University, he completed his residency at the University of Michigan.
From Michigan, Dr. Fung ventured to the warm, welcoming and diverse region of Southern California. Dr. Fung decided to make the family-oriented Yorba Linda area his home, and he operated a successful dental practice there from 2001 through 2014.
Dr. Fung approaches each patient and their dental needs with a depth of dental experience and a creative, personal manner. Combining science, technology and art allows him to help create smiles his patients have always desired and deserved.
He is proud to be the newest member of the clinical team at Victoria and 54th Dental, and he looks forward to building on the incredible tradition of care that has been established over the past 30 years.
Languages spoken: English, French, Mandarin and Cantonese
Dr Raymond Tang
Born in Hong Kong, Dr. Raymond Tang grew up in Vancouver. After attending the University of British Columbia in Vancouver for his Bachelor of Science in Genetics, he moved to Sydney to further his education at the University of Sydney for his dental degree.
After graduation, he embarked on a mission to enhance his knowledge in Cosmetic and surgical dentistry. While enjoying all aspects of Dentistry, Raymond has done research in the field of Oral Cancer at the University of Sydney. In addition, he has attended the National Taiwan University as a visiting dentist to gain insight and experience in the field of Prosthodontic and Oral Surgery.
Raymond’s relaxed and patient personality is invaluable in providing patients with an easy and enjoyable dental experience. He believes communication and a caring mind are keys to giving patients a painless and enjoyable dental experience.
Dr. Tang has travelled to many countries to broaden his dental knowledge. Dr. Tang is an advocate of multiculturalism and made it his mission to be able to speak several languages.
Languages spoken: Hokkien, Mandarin, Cantonese and English fluently.
Dr. Wendy Ching
Dr. Wendy Ching was born in Hong Kong and moved to Canada at the age of 7. She grew up in Richmond BC and went on to attend the University of British Columbia for her undergraduate education in Biochemistry. She then went on to finish her dental training at UBC and earned her DMD degree. After graduating and working in the Lower Mainland for a while, Dr. Ching then went on to work in the Peace Region for a couple years before moving back to Vancouver with her growing family. She has also worked in an outreach clinic run by the UBC in a community located in the Haida Gwaii to help the under-served population.
Dr. Ching is very informative, relaxed and overall down-to-Earth. She strives to ensure her patients understand and are educated in the various treatment options that may be required for each specific case.
She strives to stay current with new advances in dentistry and regular attends continuing educational courses. Dr. Ching provides all type of family dentistry and has a special interest periodontal surgery.
In her spare time, Dr. Ching enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, and downhill skiing. Dr. Ching is fluent in both English and Cantonese.
Our Dental Team
The best thing about our office is our long-term staff, including Irene (1980), Vickie (1982), Marion (1982), and My Lien (1994). These ladies have attended more international dental meetings and conventions than most dentists, and they are the best anywhere at explaining treatment options in understandable terms. It is our office policy to attend at least one major international convention each year, and the staff has enjoyed many while learning a ton. We feel we owe it to our patients to keep abreast of the best information in the world.