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Hubert Chan, DDS

Senior Clinical Managing Partner / Assistant Professor

College of Dental Medicine

E-Mail: hchan@westernu.edu



California Dental Association

Tri-County Dental Society

American Dental Association

American Dental Education Association, Leadership Institute Fellow

Omicron Kappa Upsilon

Delta Sigma Delta International Dental Fraternity


Dr. Chan is the Assistant Dean for Clinical Education and a Clinical Managing Partner at the College of Dental Medicine, Western University of Health Sciences.  His primary leadership role is to oversee the effective operations of students, faculty, and staff for all of the clinical group practices of the College of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Chan graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and was awarded his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC.

Prior to joining the College of Dental Medicine at Western University of Health Sciences in 2011, Dr. Chan served as a Group Practice Director and taught Restorative Dentistry at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, while also maintaining a private practice. Throughout his career, Dr. Chan has been awarded with multiple accolades for teaching excellence.

Dr. Chan is passionate about meeting the relevant learning needs of students through utilizing the latest advances in evidence-based research and technologies.  He has taught multiple pre-clinical and clinical restorative dentistry courses and currently develops curriculum on CAD/CAM restorative dentistry.

Dr. Chan is a regular contributor to the Tech Trends Section in The Journal of the California Dental Association and has served on the Western Regional Examining Board Operative Committee.  He is a Leadership Institute Fellow of the American Dental Education Association.

In addition to his professional life, Dr. Chan enjoys spending quality time with his wife Jean and three daughters, Megan, Emily, and Samantha.  He also enjoys rock climbing, swimming, Disneyland, eating sushi, playing the guitar, and volunteering at his church.