Meet Dr. James Chiu

Dr. James Chiu earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco in 2011, following his Bachelor's Degree in Science Biology from the University of the Pacific, Stockton, in 2007. To further his knowledge in modern dentistry, Dr. Chiu continued at the University of the Pacific to earn his certificate of Advanced Education in General Dentistry.

Dr. Chiu is a general dentist with advanced training in all aspect of dentistry. He also has a gentle chair-side manner that patients appreciate. Dr. Chiu is a member of the Orange County Dental Society, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Chinese American Dental Society of Southern California. He is fluent in Mandarin, Chinese, Taiwanese, and English

Dr. Chiu is committed to serving not only his patients but those without easy access to dental care. He has given his time as a volunteer during numerous screenings at health and dental fairs, and has volunteered his dental expertise for dental organizations such as CDA Care, From the Heart, and Give Kids a Smile. Dr. Chiu has also done dental missions to help those in need. As an Eagle Scout, Dr. Chiu understands that giving back to the community is important, and he continues to bring his skills to those in need.

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Meet the Team

Our staff takes pride in providing remarkable service. We stay up-to-date on procedures and technology, attend continuing education courses, and train on the latest technology to meet and exceed the level of treatment you should expect to receive.

Caren is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She grew up in Long Beach and attended Orange Coast College Dental Assisting Program. She worked as a dental assistant while completing her education towards a dental hygiene degree.

She graduated with an Associate of Science Degree from Cerritos College Hygiene Program in 1997. She lives in Huntington Beach with her husband of 15 years.



Registered Dental Hygienist
Terri Kerr

Terri Kerr

Registered Dental Hygienist/ Periodontal Therapist

Terri graduated from Pasadena City College Dental Hygiene School. She brings to the practice her immense experience. She prides herself in providing the best patient care.

In addition to hygiene, she instructs patients on the causes and treatment of periodontal disease, spending the time required to educate patients on appropriate home care. She provides periodontal therapy as needed, being sure patients in her care are comfortable through local anesthetic and/ or Nitrous Oxide Analgesia. Her dedication has helped our patients maintain optimal dental health and appearance for their lifetime.

In her spare time, Terri enjoys traveling, hiking and tandem cycling.

Jill, a Registered Dental Hygienist, brings over 30 years of experience to our office. She was born and raised in Southern California and graduated from the University of Hawaii, where she resided for 22 years.

She is the mother of identical twin sons and enjoys spending time with her hobbies of photography, running, skiing and riding her dirt bike.

Jill Keliihananui

Jill Keliihananui

Registered Dental Hygienist
Dianne Fallon

Dianne Fallon

Treatment Coordinator/Registered Dental Assistant

Dianne has worked in the dental profession for over 25 years. She loves what she does and the staff she has the privilege to work with.

When she is not working, she enjoys her time with her husband and two sons. She likes outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, and going to concerts.

Tour our Office

Our office offers a welcoming environment, with comfortable clinical care in a relaxed setting. We want you to find your experience in our office pleasant and rewarding.

Patient Testimonials

You don't have to just take our word.  Hear from some of our wonderful patients on their experiences with Chew Chew Dental and our dedicated team!

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