Dr. Samuel Chiu was born in Hong Kong. He moved to California in 1974 along with his family. He attended University of California at Berkeley and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1985. Then he pursued a D.D.S. degree from the University of Pacific, School of Dentistry, and graduated with high honors in 1989.

Prior to starting Mountain View Dental Care, Dr. Chiu practiced 5 years as an associate dentist in the Bay Area. He now resides in Cupertino with his wife and son. In his free time, he enjoys various sporting activities including tennis, swimming, and golf; most of all, he treasures spending his time with his family.