Meet Your Dentist in Lansdale, PA: Dr. Cynthia Hou
Dr. Cynthia Hou is a general dentist whose journey in the field reflects a commitment to education, clinical excellence, and innovation. Having completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Hou went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2007. Embarking on her academic teaching journey at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Hou assumed the distinguished role of Clinical Associate Professor. Within this capacity, she held numerous Course Director positions, delivered lectures, and facilitated seminars for both predoctoral and postdoctoral students, thereby shaping their academic and clinical development. Dr. Hou’s commitment to the dental community extended beyond the classroom, encompassing roles on the Executive Committee and the Mental Health & Wellness Committee. Additionally, she played a crucial role as an interviewer for graduate and undergraduate applicants, further shaping the future of aspiring young professionals.
Complementing her academic pursuits, Dr. Hou actively practiced at the Penn Dental Faculty Practice and private practice in Bucks County, providing restorative care to patients while maintaining her dedication to education. Dr. Hou’s professional journey also reflects a diverse range of experiences. She played a pivotal role in the product development of the 3M True Definition Scanner, showcasing her innovative spirit and commitment to advancing dental technology. Dr. Hou’s expertise extended beyond academia with notable roles as a consultant to Colgate Palmolive and as a finance data analyst at UBH.
Beyond her professional commitments, Dr. Hou balances her life with diverse interests as a certified pastry chef, avid skier, scuba diver. Her professional memberships include: the Pennsylvania Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Dental Education Association, American Association of Healthcare Administration Management, and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.