children's dental associates of hamden Dr. hisako seignemartin, DDS and dr. paul chen, dds
CHILDREN'S DENTAL ASSOCIATES OF HAMDEN

2080 Whitney Ave., Suite 270, Hamden, CT 06518
Ph: (203) 248-5742  |  Emergencies: (203) 248-5742
Fax: (203) 281-6731

     
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Our Doctors

 
   
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Hisako "Dr. Sako" Seignemartin, D.D.S.

Dr. Hisako Seignemartin, better known as “Dr. Sako,” is excited to be the new, co-owner of Children’s Dental Associates of Hamden. Board certified in pediatric dentistry, Dr. Sako graduated from the University of Minnesota with highest honors and continued to the University of Southern California for her dental education. She was recognized for her time and dedication in treating patients and received the Woman Student of the Class Award presented by the Special Patients Clinic of USC.

While pursuing additional training in Hawaii for Advanced Education in General Dentistry through Lutheran Medical Center, she discovered her passion for treating children. She promotes the importance of being proactive with their oral health starting early in their lives. With a wide variety of patient experience and different sedation methods including in-office sedation, nitrous oxide sedation, and general anesthesia in hospital settings, her emphasis is providing a comfortable, personal experience and developing positive attitude towards optimal dental health. Dr. Sako has been in the Northeast region for over two years and appreciates the four seasons. With her husband, Joel and their son, Vincent, they enjoy taking their pug to the dog park, traveling to different cities and countries, attending cultural events, and taking part in outdoor activities. Dr. Sako enjoys volunteering on mission trips and playing the cello, as part of the church orchestra. She looks forward to meeting all the children from the community and developing lasting relationships. 

Credentials and Accolades

Advanced Education in Pediatric Dentistry
Advanced Education in General Dentistry
Board Certified Pediatric Dentist



 
   
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Paul Chen, D.D.S.

Dr. Paul Chen is a pediatric dentist who is passionate about helping children have positive dental experiences and healthy smiles for a lifetime. He enthusiastically embraces his profession because working with children provides him the greatest joy in his career. His goal is to form lifelong relationships with patients based on trust, kindness, and compassion for their individual needs. Dr. Chen strives to be a positive influence in your children's lives with the hopes of empowering them to take pride in their smiles and their oral health. With a doctoral of dental surgery degree from NYU College of Dentistry with honors in Pediatric Dentistry, Dr. Chen went on to complete a two year residency with a concentration in Pediatric Dentistry in Jamaica Hospital Medical Center. He followed that up with a two year Pediatric Dental Specialty Program from Maimonides Medical Center. Dr. Chen has spent the past seven years practicing pediatric dentistry in the states of New York and Connecticut. He is also the recipient of the American Academy Pediatric Dentistry Spring Resident Recognition award* (published in Pediatric Dentistry Today magazine in July 2014). Dr. Chen has participated in several dental and medical outreach programs in the rural and impoverished regions of the Dominican Republic. He was the director of the Crimson Kings Children Drum Corp and Marching Band in Manhattan, NY, and also a member of Xtreme NY USA Dragon Boat Crew.

Credentials and Accolades

American Academy Pediatric Dentistry
Spring Resident Recognition Award Pediatric Dental Specialty Program from Maimonides Medical Center




 
   
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Douglas J. Muller, D.D.S.

Credentials
Dr. Muller has been Board Certified in Pediatric Dentistry since 1998. He received his Pediatric Dental Specialty Certificate in 1988, after completing a two year residency program at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Muller is a 1982 graduate of the State University of New York at Stony Brook, B.A. Chemistry, B.S. Biochemistry, and the State University of New York at Buffalo Dental School, where he earned his D.D.S. degree in 1986. He is a member of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, the Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Connecticut Society of Pediatric Dentists, the Connecticut State Dental Association and the New Haven Dental Association.

Dr. Muller is on staff at Yale New Haven Hospital and teaches in the Yale New Haven Hospital Pediatric Dental Training Program. He has an appointment in the Yale Medical School Department of Surgery.

Community and Volunteer
Dr. Muller volunteers at the Connecticut Mission of Mercy, and has been involved in professional and community programs promoting greater awareness of dental health care issues. His special interest is in providing dental care to special needs patients.

Personal
When away from work Dr. Muller enjoys biking, hiking, running, gardening and scuba diving. He is a jazz music enthusiast. Dr. Muller and his wife Lisa live in Hamden, CT, and have been married since 1982. They have three children.

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Board Certified since 1998
  • Member, Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Member, American Dental Association
  • Member, Connecticut Society of Pediatric Dentists
  • Member, Connecticut State Dental Association
  • Member, New Haven Dental Association


 
   
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John C. Wong D.M.D.

Dr. Wong received his Bachelor’s degree from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas and D.M.D degree at the University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine in 1991. After six years of practicing general dentistry, he returned to the University of Connecticut to pursue his specialty training and completed his Residency in Pediatric Dentistry in 1999.

Born in China and raised in Hong Kong, Dr. Wong immigrated to the United States with his family at the age of 16 to pursue the American Dream. After graduating high school in Queens, NY, he served three years in the U.S. Army as a Medic before pursuing his higher education.

Dr. Wong is a member of the Hartford Dental Society, the Connecticut Society of Pediatric Dentists, the Connecticut State Dental Association,the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. In 2002, Dr. Wong joined Dr. Muller as a partner in the Children’s Dental Associates of Hamden, P.C.

He is married to his wife, Lynn. They have two children, Tiffany and Alex and their yellow Labrador, Dunkin. In addition to his passion for dentistry, he enjoys reading, music, theatre, playing tennis, basketball and mahjong.



Children's Dental  Associates of Hamden  |  Dr. Seignemartin and Dr. Chen  |  2080 Whitney Ave., Suite 270  |  Hamden, CT 06518  |  (203) 248-5742
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