Samson is aware that New Zealand is becoming more ethnically diverse. Malaysian by birth, he is able to converse in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Malay language. He is also sensitive to cultural differences.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the University of Otago. He practices general dentistry and has a special interest in restorative & cosmetic dentistry. He believes great dentistry is accomplished by accurate diagnosis and treatment planning.
During his final year of undergraduate study, he did a nationwide research title “New Zealand general dental practitioners’ preferred methods and views regarding the restoration of root canal treated teeth”.
Samson is a coffee addict and a technology freak. Besides dentistry, he enjoys photography and tramping. Running keeps him alive and he completed his first half marathon in 2015.