Dr Nicholas was born and raised in Singapore. Upon completing his Bachelor of Dental Surgery in National University of Singapore, he worked in the School Dental Services, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and National Dental Centre before joining Canaan.
Dr Nicholas believes that patients should receive holistic dental care which is based on sound evidence. Patients appreciate his commitment to engage them in the details, as well as his meticulousness. He has a strong focus on treatment modalities that prevent tooth loss.
Dr Nicholas keenly participates in continual professional education in endodontics as well as conservative dentistry. His passion in learning the techniques and evidence-based dentistry has brought him to multiple courses both locally and internationally.
Outside dentistry, Dr Nicholas regularly teaches guitar to kids at a family center over the past decade. His travels to Japan has started him on his journey to learn the Japanese language. His recent tour of Italy has also sparked his interest in Italian cooking.