South Vancouver Dentist Dr. Karen Tjaya
Dr. Karen Tjaya was born in Indonesia, and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her desire to become a dentist and help people achieve their dream smile inspired her to pursue her Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of British Columbia, following which she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Sydney in Australia.
While in Sydney, Dr. Tjaya provided comprehensive dental care at several major dental hospitals. She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, including restorative, prosthodontics, and endodontics. Dr. Tjaya enjoys building genuine, long-term relationships with every patient and takes pride in treating everyone like family. She strives to provide her patients with excellent dental experiences through evidence-based dentistry and, is committed to always staying up-to-date on the latest advancements in dentistry by taking continuing education courses and participating in study clubs.
In her spare time, Dr. Tjaya enjoys hiking, golfing, yoga, and trying new restaurants. She is fluent in both English and Indonesian.