Dr. Grace Chen


Dr. Grace Chen


Dr. Grace Chen is an experienced Orthodontist who joined NC Oral Surgery and Orthodontics in early 2020. She comes to NCOSO with over 7 years of managing her own Orthodontic practices in Hawaii, 8 years of practicing as an orthodontist for Hawaii Family Dental Center, and 7 years of studying in the dental field.

Dr. Chen received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China in 1989 and her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 2004. During her studies at the university, she received the Top Students Award for Academic Excellence four years in a row and the Excellence Award in Preclinical Prosthodontics in 2002. After completing her Orthodontic Certificate from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, she began practicing in Hawaii. Shortly after, she received many prestigious awards including Honolulu Magazine’s Best Dentists in Hawaii in 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Since moving to North Carolina, Dr. Chen states that her favorite thing about our state is the beautiful nature, the world-renowned universities, the weather, and especially the people.

Dr. Chen is highly trained in Invisalign, McLaughlin Orthodontics, MyBraces, and InBraces. She is also a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and the American Dental Association.

In her spare time, Dr. Chen enjoys swimming, running, and traveling around the world with her family. She has also been known to dabble in karaoke and oil painting whenever she gets the chance.

Dr. Chen is a visiting NC Oral Surgery + Orthodontics (NCOSO) Orthodontist. If you would like to schedule an appointment or learn more about Dr. Chen please visit the NCOSO website for more information.


Bright New Beginnings

Graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry with her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree.

Orthodontic Training

Awarded her Orthodontic Certificate and Master of Science  from the University of Colorado Denver.


Joined Team Lane

Began working at Lane & Associates Family Dentistry as a visiting NCOSO Orthodontist in multiple locations.

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