DDS(Texas); Cert Ortho(Columbia); Diplomate, ABO; FCDSHK(Orthodontics); FHKAM(Dental Surgery)

Dr. Tong received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree from the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston, Texas, U.S.A. He practiced general dentistry in Houston,Texas, U.S.A. for 7 years. He then continued to pursue his specialty training in orthodontics and completed the 2-year full-time orthodontic program at Columbia University School of Dentistry in New York, New York, U.S.A.

Dr. Tong believed there was a strong need for qualified and caring orthodontists in Hong Kong, so he returned to Hong Kong in the early 1980’s with his family to set up his private practice exclusively in the specialty of orthodontics. He began his practice in Kowloon, later on expanding his services to Central. In the 1990’s, he was the first to bring dental services to Tai Tam, near Hong Kong International School, and thus Southside Dental Limited was established.

Over the years, he has continued to serve a diverse range of patients that includes both locals and expats, and children and adults. After some time, Dr. Tong wished to share his expertise with orthodontics students and was engaged as a clinical lecturer with the orthodontic department of the University of Hong Kong at Prince Philip Dental Hospital for ten years (1996 to 2006). Further contributing to the field of orthodontics in Hong Kong, he has served as an examiner appointed by the Council of the College of Dental Surgeons of Hong Kong since 2001 for the conjoint MOrth RCS(Ed) and FCDSHK (Intermediate) Examination for higher qualifications in orthodontics.

Among the honors and recognition he has achieved, Dr. Tong was the past president of Hong Kong Society of Orthodontist. He was admitted as Fellow, to both the College of Dental Surgeons of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine, and has been certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Orthodontics.

DR. TSUN MA (馬進醫生)


DR. TSUN MA (馬進醫生)

DMD(Washington); Cert Pros(Southern California); MSc(DM)(Michigan); Diplomate, ABP; MDSc(Ortho)(Pittsburgh); Diplomate, ABO

Dr. Ma received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A., followed by specialty training in Prosthodontics at USC (University of Southern California) and a hospital residency in Maxillaofacial Prosthetics at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Ma also received a M.S. degree in Dental Materials from the University of Michigan and a second specialty training in Orthodontics at the University of Pittsburgh. Before returning to Hong Kong in 2001, Dr. Ma was faculty at the University of Washington in Seattle, teaching in both the Department of Orthodontics and the Department of Prosthodontics. Dr. Ma also practiced part-time at the faculty intramural clinic at the dental school. Dr. Ma is U.S. Board Certified and maintains his certification at both the American Board of Orthodontics and also the American Board of Prosthodontics.
DR. TONY TO (杜銀發醫生)


DR. TONY TO (杜銀發醫生)

BDS (HKU); PDipGDS (HKU); MOrth (HKU); MOrth RCS (Edinburgh); FCDSHK (Orthodontics); FHKAM (Dental Surgery)

Dr. To served as senior dental officer for the orthodontic clinic of the Government Dental Service, providing comprehensive orthodontic treatment to both children and adults. After 25 years of service with the government, he decided to join Southside Dental Ltd. in 2018 to establish his own private orthodontic practice. Dr. To has been invited to give lectures on various topics in orthodontics both locally and internationally. He has published several papers in a number of leading dental journals. His main interest of treatment is “Advanced Cosmetic/ Invisible Orthodontics” using clear braces and aligners.

Dr. To serves as Honorary Clinical Assistant Professor for the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Instructor at Lingnan Institute of Further Education, Editor for a renowned medical journal, and Assistant Superintendent of Dental Command of St. John Ambulance. He is dedicated to creating a healthy, confident and bright smile to his patients using today’s advanced technology.

Mue, COO
Jo, Dental Hygienist (certified)
Amanda, Office Manager
Florence, Dental Surgery Assistant(certified)
Sindy, Dental Surgery Assistant
Abbi, Dental Surgery Assistant