Dr. Raymond Y. Tsou was born in Taiwan and moved to Seattle in the great Pacific Northwest when he was nine years old. He attended Reed College in Portland and received his Bachelor of Arts in biochemistry and molecular biology. After college, he spent three years at the University of Washington performing wound-healing research, and published numerous articles.
Dr. Ray attended Tufts University School of Dentistry in Boston next, where he obtained his Doctorate of Dental Medicine. He graduated summa cum laude and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Society.
Following dental school, Dr. Ray completed his orthodontic training and earned his Master of Science and orthodontics specialty certificate at University of Detroit Mercy in Michigan. Dr. Ray became a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics in 2007. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Illinois Society of Orthodontists, the Edward H. Angle Society, and the Chicago Dental Society.
Dr. Ray married his dental school sweetheart, Dr. Kelley McClure, who practices general dentistry in Chicago. They live in the northwest suburbs. When Dr. Ray is not delivering smiles to patients, he enjoys golfing, playing tennis, and traveling. His traveling goal is to collect every Hard Rock Café shirt around the world.