Yan grew up in Sydney and graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Health Science/ Master of Dentistry. She has since worked in public and private clinics in Sydney before moving to Melbourne in 2017.
Yan has completed her primary examinations with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons and is planning to attain a fellowship with the college. She is currently studying a Graduate Diploma in Dental Sleep Medicine and hopes to be able to help her patients who suffer from sleep related disorders such as snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea. Yan also enjoys general dentistry and has particular interests in preventive dentistry, restorative dentistry and crown and bridge work.
Yan has a caring and gentle nature and she likes to ensure her patients are comfortable and pain free in the dental chair. She values patient education and believes the importance of patients understanding their dental condition and how to improve it.
Outside of work Yan enjoys travelling and spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys playing her piano and gardening.