Personalized Dental Care In Cerritos

At Cerritos Plaza Dentistry, we're dedicated to promoting lifelong oral health by offering tailored, gentle, and comprehensive care to each and every patient. Our compassionate team prioritizes your well-being, making sure that you feel truly at-home in our office. We can't wait to serve you and your smile at Cerritos Plaza Dentistry!

Meet Dr. Wu &
Dr. Kress

Dr. Jared Wu and Dr. Philip Kress are dedicated dentists with over 38 years of combined experience in creating healthy, beautiful smiles. From the moment you meet them, you’ll quickly notice their warm, heartfelt care. With their thorough, one-on-one approach and skilled expertise, Dr. Wu and Dr. Kress are right by your side to bring your best smile to life.
“I enjoy spending time with each of my patients and helping them smile with confidence. I’m here to give them a second-to-none dental experience with a team that feels like family.”
- Dr. Jared Wu 
smiling patient in chair
decorative plant
happy child
working on patient
showing patient a prosthetic
happy child
smiling man

Comprehensive Services, Customized to You.


24/7 Emergency Dentistry

If you ever experience a dental emergency such as an injury to your teeth, we encourage you to call our office right away. Our dentists wear a pager at all times and can be contacted immediately if you are in need of assistance.

Learn More

Composite Fillings

Unlike metal fillings, composite fillings are mercury-free and made from resin for high-quality results that seamlessly match your natural teeth.

Learn More

Dental Crowns

If you have a damaged tooth, our gentle experts are in your corner. We use modern, minimally-invasive techniques to create dental crowns with optimum comfort, precision, and speed.

Learn More

Preventive Dentistry

From cleanings and exams to patient education, our knowledgeable crew is here to help you smile strong with thriving oral health for years to come!

Learn More

Experience Our Difference

Founded on core values of community, excellence, and integrity, better care begins here at Cerritos Plaza Dentistry.

Serving 30+ Years

As a locally-owned practice with generations of trusted care, we’re proud to be a pillar of health in Cerritos — the community we call home.


Whether we’re caring for you or your littlest loved one, we’re passionate about making visits feel easy, relaxing, and enjoyable for the whole family!

Minimally Invasive 

We use cutting-edge technology and conservative techniques to restore and preserve your natural smile. No unnecessary treatments. Just personalized, pain-free care.

Compassionate Environment

We’re home to the kindest smile pros you’ll ever meet. We promise to put you first, going above and beyond to create a comfortable experience at every visit.

Tour Our Office

$99 New Patient Special

Planning your first visit? We’re so glad you’re here, and we’d love to welcome you with our $99 New Patient Special! Featuring comprehensive preventive care for just one affordable price, this exclusive offer is the perfect way to refresh and protect your smile with our friendly team. We can’t wait to meet you!

Our Reviews

See Why Cerritos Is Smiling

I highly recommend this office! The staff is very welcoming and nice! The RDH Bailey was very informative and often checked if I was doing okay during the cleaning. Dr. Wu was very patient, taking his time to explain different treatment options with me and also helped adjust my mouth guard! Will definitely return again.

Roy C.

I have been going to Cerritos Plaza Dentistry for over a decade and that's because of the amazing team from the dentists to the wonderful ladies at the front desk. My favorite hygienist Angie is the reason why I look forward to my 2x a year appointments. She makes the dental visit a pleasant experience and instantly makes everyone feels like family, while helping you keep your teeth clean and healthy. Highly recommend!!

Christina C.

Amazing staff and services! They offer discounted dental plans. I feel very confident and reassured and ready to move forward with my dental health.

Chris K.

My family has been coming to this dental office for as long as I can remember and I wouldn't dream of going anywhere else. Dr. Kress and Angie are the best--gentle, thorough, and always warm and friendly.

Hannah B.

I've been going to this dental office since 1995.... Dr. Wu has taken over the practice and he is great!!  Out of dental school for 6-7 years and is up on all the new techniques.... He's very personable and fun to talk with.  The office staff has always been outstanding and will accommodate whatever problem you may have.... It's an enjoyable dental office and they play great music.... A shout out to Angie, my dental hygienist!!

Bev S.

When you find a dental care team that is professional, knowledgeable and caring guard them with your life... and then you're forced to move away. We are so bummed but taking the time to post this review. Dr. Wu and his team at Cerritos Plaza Dentistry are just the best. Every visit we felt well cared for and everyone there is just so nice (Thanks Karen for the latest assist!). We highly recommend Cerritos Plaza Dentistry and will continue to do so.

Joe S.

Great office personal and the best, caring dentist you can ever get. Due to insurance I stopped going to him but I'm glad I can go back to see him. My daughter and grandson  also see doctor. As always this is the best dentist office. It's always a nice experience.

Ilva B.

Great dentistry, been coming here for over 15 years. I've moved away but still make time to come back for cleanings.

Naveed M.

Get in Touch to Schedule Your First Appointment

Whether you’re ready to schedule a visit, have questions, or simply want to say hello — we’d love to hear from you!
Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.
Please refresh and try again.