Dr Vicky Yu
Dr. Vicky Bu is a talented and driven dentist currently pursuing her BDS Dentistry degree at King's College London - School of Dentistry, with an expected graduation in 2023. Her passion for dentistry began during her studies at the University of Leeds - School of Dentistry, where she completed her first year before transferring to King's for further studies.
Having excelled academically, Dr. Bu completed her IGCSE at Dulwich International High School in Suzhou, achieving outstanding results with 6A3A grades in subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Economics, Geography, Chinese, Maths, Additional Maths, and English. She further demonstrated her academic prowess by earning 4A1A grades in her A-levels, specializing in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, A-level Maths, and A-level Further Maths.
Driven by a desire for continuous growth and learning, Dr. Bu has actively pursued various development opportunities and honors. She has signed up for the Level 7 Diploma in Injectables at Interface Aesthetics London, showcasing her dedication to expanding her skill set beyond dentistry. As a member of the JTMS (Junior Trainee Membership Scheme) at Interface Aesthetics London, she has gained valuable experience in the field of facial aesthetics.
Dr. Bu's commitment to ongoing education is evident through her completion of the Coursera online course, "The Oral Cavity: Portal to Health and Disease" and "Financial Acumen for Non-Financial Managers." Additionally, she volunteered for the SIMA interview Course, providing tutoring for Medicine and Dentistry MMI interviews, demonstrating her dedication to helping others succeed.
Throughout her education, Dr. Bu has gained practical experience through various internships and work experiences. She interned at the German Dental Clinic, where she performed scaling and polishing for Chinese patients. During her time at Dr. Chris Parte Dental Practice, she observed high-end private general dentistry and acquired valuable knowledge about occlusion and TMJ problems. Additionally, she interned at United Family Pudong Hospital in Shanghai, working under the medical staffing office and quality and safety departments, where she assisted with accreditation preparation and shadowed a general dentist.
Dr. Bu has actively engaged in extracurricular activities, showcasing her leadership skills and commitment to dental awareness. She founded a platform account on Little Red Book, where she shares her experiences and knowledge on dentistry and facial aesthetics, garnering over 2,000 followers. She also founded a WeChat Official Platform Account called Vicky MENGYA, where she writes articles in both English and Mandarin to promote oral health and preventive dental care. Her dedication to public service is evident through her involvement as an InnetMedicine Trainer, providing interview preparation and training for international students.
With a passion for knowledge-sharing, Dr. Bu has utilized platforms such as Zhihu and her personal WeChat account to share insights and experiences, reaching a wide audience and fostering awareness in various subjects.
Dr. Bu possesses excellent language skills, being proficient in English, Mandarin, and having a basic understanding of French. Alongside her strong time management, work ethic, and communication skills, she continually demonstrates a proactive and forward-thinking mindset.
With her unwavering commitment to professional development, exceptional academic achievements, and diverse experiences, Dr. Vicky Bu is poised to make a significant impact in the field of dentistry and facial aesthetics, improving patient care and promoting oral health awareness.