Paul S. Cho, D.D.S.

Dr. Paul S. Cho received his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine and his Bachelors of Science in Economics from the University of California, Davis. After graduating from UC Davis, Dr. Cho moved to the Bay Area and worked in corporate finance before pursuing Dentistry.

Dr. Cho is committed to improving his patients oral health, by educating and providing preventative, cosmetic, restorative, endodontic and surgical dental treatments.Along with his love of dentistry, Dr. Cho is a devoted family man. With his wife of 14 years, he has two daughters and a son. He is also an avid snowboarder and a passionate home cook.


Did you know that 55% of the average US population does not see a dentist regularly? This is an important fact to ponder when you consider how many Americans and people around the world have less than optimal oral health.  The idea behind The Virtual Dentist stemmed from that statistic. 

We are real-life, practicing dentists with a goal of bridging the knowledge gap between patients. We know how confusing, depressing and paralyzing poor dental health can be to patients. Our goal is to be create a novel way to interact with people just like yourself that have dental questions but are afraid to ask. Our mission is to help people all over the world with their dental related questions via live consultations, FREE of charge!‚Äč

Hafid E. Ortega, DDS

Dr. Hafid Ortega grew up in Campbell, California. He earned his undergraduate degree from UC Santa Cruz in 2001 and worked for several years in the corporate world before leaving that behind to fulfill his dream of practicing dentistry. He completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree at University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, San Francisco.

Dr. Ortega is a member of the Santa Clara Dental Society, California Dental Association and American Dental Association. Dr. Ortega enjoys practicing all aspects of general dentistry, demands nothing less that excellence in his work and makes a great patient experience the focal point of his appointments.Outside of dentistry, Dr. Ortega focuses primarily on family life, spending as much time as he can with his wife and two young children. He is an avid reader, fitness enthusiast, and lifelong runner.